Yagya Raj Joshi, Dhangadhi- Chauraha commenced Sagarmatha Cement Dhangadhi Cricket League season 3 (DCL-3) with a convincing seven wickets win over Hasanpur on Saturday.
Leg Spinner Aman Panthi produced an excellent spell of 4-1-11-3 as Chauraha were able to restrict Hasanpur 71 for 10. Binod Lama top scored for Hasanpur with 16 runs. Apart from Panthi, Sonu Tamang and Arjun Saud also picked two wickets each for the winning team.
In reply, Chauraha chased the target in 11.5 overs losing three wickets. Opener Bipin Rawal scored 20 runs from just 12 balls and Dipendra Thapa remained not out on 19 runs for the winning side. Skipper Bikram Thagunna grabbed two wickets for Hasanpur.
Pani was declared the man of the match.
DCL-3 is Nepal’s first franchise based domestic cricket league. Over 110 players were auctioned for the competition, with Raju Rijal grabbing the highest price worth RS 40,000.
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