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Nepal won by 60 runs, defended 176 runs

Jul 09, 2017 | Kaushal Adhikari |

Nepal showed a classic bowling performance to win their third practice match of India tour against RP Singh Academy wining the match by 60 runs after making 176 runs batting first at Shaheed Vijay Pathik Spots Complex in Greater Noida, India on Sunday.

With three wickets each from Pawan Sarraf and Shahab Alam Nepal restricted RP Singh Academy on 116 runs in 32.5 overs. Sarraf bowled 6.5 overs and conceded just 27 runs while Alam conceded 30 runs in his 7 overs spell.

Apart from Alam and Sarraf, Sandeep Lamichhane sent two batsmen to the pavilion while Rjian Dhakal and Lalit Narayan Rajbanshi had a scalp.

Earlier Nepal U19 made just 176 in losing their all wickets in 45.2 overs after electing to bat wining the toss.

 Sandeep Sunar who has been in a great form in this tour scored highest runs for his team making 46 runs in 63 balls with 8 fours. Sandeep played a sensible innings with 43 dot balls,10 singles and a double.

Apart from Sandeep, inform batsmen duo Dipendra Singh Airee and Pranit Thapa Magar made 39 and 33 respectively. Airee played 58 balls while Praneet played 45 balls.

Likewise opener batsman Asif Sheikh contributed 14 runs and wicket keeper batsman Pakash KC made 12 runs. Apart from them none of the batsmen could touch the double figure.

Nepal's innings was destroyed by Harshit Sethi who took four wickets in his 10 over spell conceding 34 runs. Sanjeev Chaturdevi took two wickets while Sankalp Yadav, Sparsh Hoshi and Deepanshu Yadav had a scalp.


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