Asian in quarters

Asian College of Engineering and Bal Kumari College entered the quarter-finals of the Martyr Dil Bahadur Memorial Running Cup Cricket Tournament here at the Tribhuvan University Stadium on Sunday. They will face each other for a place in the last four. Asian College defeated Aryan College of Engineering by 24 runs under the Parabola format after the second innings was hit by rain. Batting first, Asian College scored 132-7 in 20 overs and restricted Aryan — set the revised target of 73 from 10 overs — for 48-9. Bal kumari thrashed Little Buddha by 97 runs. Electing to bat first, Bal kumari scored 165-6 in 20 overs — following 40-ball 55 from Naresh Giri — and packed Little Buddha for 68 in 18.3 overs.