DHANGADHI — CYC Attariya has defeated Kathmandu Goldens by 40 runs in the first match of the ongoing Dhangadi Premier League (DPL) on Monday being played at SSP Cricket Ground in Dhangadi.
The Kathmandu Goldens had won the toss and elected to field first. The CYC Attariya had posted a total of 146 runs with the loss of six wickets.
The Goldens team was bowled out for 106 runs in 18.4 overs.
CYC Attariya bowler Avinash Bohara registered 4 wickets in his name and was named man of the match. Likewise, Binod Lama claimed three wickets and Shashi Keshari and Pradeep Airee took one wicket each for their team’s victory.
Earlier, CYC Attariya batsman Yogendra Singh Karki top scored with 57 runs coming off his bat in 41 deliveries. Gyanendra Kunwar remained unbeaten and scored 34 runs. Manjeet Shrestha, Santosh Bhatta and Rohit Kumar Poudel took one wicket each.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