Kathmandu – MySecond Teacher, the national team jersey sponsor rewarded the Nepal National Cricket Team with a cash prize of Rs. 500,000 amidst a function held in Kathmandu.
Nepal National cricket team recently crowned champion of Tri-Nation T20I Series including Netherlands and Malaysia and registered its first series victory after 11 years on home soil, defeating the Netherlands in the final by 142 runs.
My Second Teacher, the e-learning platform announced the cash prize during the final post-match presentation last April. However, it was postponed due to the COVID-19 lockdown that came into effect soon.
The jersey sponsors also rewarded the four debutants from the same series. Kushal Malla, Aasif Sheikh, Kamal Singh Airee and Shahab Alam received a cash prize of NRs. 100,000 each.
In the middle of the ceremony, Gyanendra Malla, Nepal’s Captain expressed happiness over Nepal’s excellent performance and claimed that Nepal’s performance would be unique and satisfactory in the days to come.
“I am very proud to see Nepal’s outstanding performance in the Tri-Nation Series. Seeing the upgrading of the Nepali cricket team and the confidence of the players, I am very hopeful that Nepal will soon flourish in the international sports world,” Sulabh Budhathoki, founder of My Second Teacher said.