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
7 injured in Dhading truck-microbus collision
DHADING — Seven passengers were injured after a microbus and a truck collided head-on at Baireni in Galchhi rural municipality-6, Dhading on Thursday morning.
The cement loaded truck(Na 5 Kha 7386) en route to Kathmandu from Gajuri collided with the microbus(Ga 1 Kha 2966) coming from Pokhara from Kathmandu.
Driver of microbus along with other six have sustained injuries. Other injured are Ramendra Bishwokarma and Purna Kumari Gurung of Syangja, Aasha Gurung, Aarapi Gurung and Bibek Poudel of Kathmandu, Anju Chaudhary of Kaski and Suman Gurung of Lamjung, according to Area Police Office, Gajuri.Follow @gorkhapost