DHANGADHI — Mahendranagar United have defeated national team captain Paras Khadka led team Biratnagar Kings by 33 runs in the second match of Sunday in Dhangadhi Premier League T-20 Cricket Tournament.
At SSP grounds of Dhangadhi, United won the toss and chose to bat before making a total of 168-5 in their allotted 20 overs.
In reply chasing 169 run-target set by Mahendranagar United, Biratnagar Kings managed to reach 135 runs only losing all the wickets in 19 overs.
Puneet Mehra made highest 38 runs not for Mahendrnagar United. Likewise, Captain Binod Bhandari, Punit Bist, Aarif Sheikh, Hari Shankar Shahscorred 35, 24, 20,19 runs respectively. Likewise, Aasif Sheikh, Rohit Kumar Paudel garnered equal 9 runs.Follow @gorkhapost
Dhangadhi Team Chaurah lifts DPL-2 title
DHANGADHI — Dhangadhi Team Chauraha has won the second edition of Dhangadhi Premier League Twenty-20 Cricket title defeating Kathmandu Goldens in the final match on Friday.
Team Chauraha emerged as the defending champion of the DPL by restricting Kathmandu Goldens to 60 runs while it was chasing 182 runs target.
Put into bat first after winning the toss at SSP grounds, Sompal Kami-led Chauaraha scored a total of 181-4 in their allotted 20 overs and restricted national cricket team Vice-captain Gyanendra Malla-led Goldens to 160-8.
Team Chauraha’s LS Bhandari grabbed highest three wickets giving away 22 runs in four overs. Likewise, Roshan Mustafa took two wickets conceding two wickets while Samsad Sheikh and YS Karki grabbed one wicket each piling pressure on the opponent team.
Along with title, Champion Chauaraha bagged a purse of Rs 2.5 million whereas runner-up Goldens was rewarded with Rs one million.Follow @gorkhapost