KATHMANDU— Host Nepal is facing Bangladesh today in the SAFF U-15 championship football tournament.
Both the teams have already qualified for the semi-final of the championship with equal three points each. Today’s match will decide the group winner.
Nepal defeated Maldives by 4-0 while Bangladesh trounced the same opponent by 9-0. Nepal, Bangladesh, and the Maldives are in group A while group B comprises India, Bhutan, and Pakistan.
All the games of the tournament are being played at the ANFA ground in Satdobato.
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”.