Nepal defeats LBSCC in friendly T20
Posted by Prabin the सोभित on मंगलवार, नोभेम्बर 17, 2009
cricket.com.np, Nov. 17,
Touring Nepali national team registered a two-wicket win over the Lal Bahadur Shastri Cricket Club (LBSCC) in a Twenty20 friendly match.
LBSCC scored 97/9 in 20 overs and Nepal completed the victory with three balls and two wickets remaining.
For LBSCC, Sandeep Kaushik scored 39 off 38 balls while Saqib Alam scored 32 off 37 balls.
Shakti Gauchan and off-spinner Sanjam Regmi took two wickets each while Binod Das, Amrit Bhattarai and captain Paras Khadka grabbed a wicket each.
Gyanendra Malla topscored for Nepal with 34 off 44 balls while Sharad Vesawakar (20 off 30) and Dipendra Chaudhary (18 off 18) contributed for the victory.
Saqib took three wickets while Abhisekh Thakur took two wickets. Sandeep also got a wicket.
The LBSCC team consisted of Ranji Trophy players, according to team manager Naresh Shrestha.