Gangesh Joshi shined with both bat and ball as Nepal Engineering College (NEC) ‘B’ defeated Little Angels’ College of Management (LACM ) by 56 runs on the second day of the Inter University Twenty20 Cricket Tournament on Monday.
Gangesh hammered 68 off just 43 balls to help NEC ‘B’ pile a mammoth 177-3 in 20 overs. Man-of-the-match Gangesh then returned to pick up two wickets as LACM were bowled out for 118 in 16.5 overs.
Earlier in the first match, Nepalese Army Institute of Health Science (NAIHS) crushed Saraswoti Multiple College by 55 runs. NAIHS made 132-8 in 20 overs with a 20-ball 26 from Dipendra Raj Pandey.
Dipesh Bikram Shah (20), Abhisek Jha (19) and Uday Shrestha (10) also chipped in valuable runs in NAIHS total. Uday Singh Jagari and Hari Singh took 2-2 wickets each for Saraswoti.Saraswati, in their chase, were sent packing for just 78 runs in 13.1 overs.
Abhisek took two important wickets to hand NAIHS the victory. Abhishek was declared the man-of-the-match for his all round performance.