KATHMANDU — The second match between Nepal and Hong Kong under the World Cricket League Championship (WCLC) which was scheduled to be played Monday has been postponed.
With this, both Nepal and Hong Kong shared one point each while Nepal demoted to Division II. The match was pushed for today after Sunday’s match was cancelled by rain.
Nepal had lost to by 83 runs in the first match against Hong Kong played last Friday.
Nepal lies sixth on the table with nine points from 12 matches while Hong Kong is in 4th on the table with 14 points from as many games.
The top four sides of the championship will play the World Cup Qualifiers while the bottom four sides are relegated to Division II.
Nepal will now play against UAE in the final stage of the championship while it will play in Division II to be orgainsed in Namibia in February, 2018. The top two sides in the competition will reach the World Cup Qualifiers.Follow @gorkhapost
Two died and eight injured in accident
KATHMANDU—Today morning, Two died and eight injured when the microbus (Ba 3 Kha 4042) and minibus (Lu 1 Kha 4194) collided each other in Myagade Rural Municipality-4 of Tanahu district.
Police has identified the deceased as Chija Kumari Batas of 50 and Saraswati Kunawar of 35.
The injured passengers of Microbus are identified as microbus driver Tul Bahadur BK, Sabila Khan Namuk Miya, Chandra Bhandari, Bindu Maya Thapa, Kamala Sura and Satyakala Neupane.
The cause of the accident is not identified yet.Follow @gorkhapost