Paras Khadka named cricket captain
Posted by Prabin the सोभित on बुधवार, नोभेम्बर 11, 2009
REPUBLICA, KATHMANDU, Nov 11:
Paras Khadka has been named the captain of national cricket team for the ACC Twenty20 Elite Cup. Paras, 23, will be the eighth cricketer to lead the national team when he will lead the team against Malaysia on November 22 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Binod Das, whom Paras succeeded, is in the 14-member squad announced on Wednesday. The squad consists two debutants – Naresh Budayair and Binod Bhandari.
Others in the team are Mehboob Alam, Sanjam Regmi, Paresh Lohani, Dipendra Chaudhary, Gyanendra Malla, Sarad Vesawkar, Shakti Gauchan, Basant Regmi, Amrit Bhattarai and Mahesh Chhetri.
Rahul Kumar BK, Ajay Rajbanshi and Chandra Sawad are named as alternatives.
The team will be managed by Naresh Kumar Shrestha while Roy Luke Dias will be the coach. Manjur Alam Khan has been named Dias’ deputy.