Ruslan KCTC and Royal PC Fighter entered the quarter-finals of the Ruslan Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament .
While KCTC defeated Cannon Cricket Club by seven wickets, Royal PC Fighter eased past Khahare Cricket Club by six wickets.
KCTC restricted Cannon to 111-5 before reaching 114-3 in just 15 overs. Sanjay Basnet top scored for KCTC scoring a 28-ball 42 not out that included five boundaries.
Aadil Khan made 12, while Bipin Acharya, Sumit Maharjan and Bibek Rana Magar scored 11 runs each. Dilip Jaiswal picked up two wickets for Cannon.
Suman Thakur was the lonely fighter for Cannon making a 46-ball 38. Suman hit four boundaries and a six. KCTC had gifted 27 extra runs to Cannon.
In the second match, Khahare made a below-par 115-7 and Royal PC Fighter reached 117-4 in 12.2 overs. Rabin Joshi was the star performer for Royal PC Fighter making a 30-ball 56 with his unbeaten innings including seven fours and three sixes.
Earlier, Amrith Thapa was the top scorer for Khahare making a run-a-ball 26 hitting two sixes. Anil Thapa (23), Roshan Pulami (22) and Krishna Adhikari (20) were other batsman to make runs in double figures. KCTC, PC Fighter enter quarter-finals