KATHMANDU— Four Nepali cricketers have been included in the latest ranking of the International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 announced on Wednesday night.
Batsmen Paras Khadka and Sharad Veswakar, and bowlers Sompal Kami and Basanta Regmi have been included in the ICC T20 ranking inside 100.
In batsmen’s category, Paras is ranked 94th while Sharad makes into 100th position. Similarly, Bsanta is ranked 74th while Sompal is ranked 92nd in bowling category.
The ICC determines the ranking of the players based on their performance in the international tournaments.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.