Nepal has got a target of 122 runs in 20 overs in their first match of ICC T20 World Cup Qualifiers against USA which is being held at Belfeast.
Nepal restricted USA in moderate total as Nepali spinners took seven wickets out of 10. Left arm spinner Shakti Gauchan was the most successful bowler for Nepal who took three wickets conceding 16 runs in his four overs. Likewise another left arm spinner Bashant Regmi also took as much wickets as Shakti but conceded 24 runs in his four overs. Another spinner Sagar Pun took one wicket.
Fast bowler Som Pal Kami also grabbed two wickets for Nepal conceding 22 runs in his four overs. One batsman of USA was run out by Karan KC. Karan KC and Captain Paras Khadka remained wicket less.
USA elected to bat first after winning the toss and made just 121 runs losing all of their wickets in 20 overs. Akeem Dodson was the highest run scorer for his team who made 39 runs from 33 balls while Fahad Babar made 23 runs in 15 balls. Seven batsman of USA could not meet double digit score.