Shanker Dev Campus starts with a win against KIST College by 20 runs in the opening match of Thames Inter College (BIM) Cup 2016 held at Army Cricket Ground in Bhaktapur on Tuesday.
Shanker Dev posted a total of 124 runs losing their five wickets after winning the toss in the match which was reduced to 16 overs per side because of rain.
Wicket keeper batsman Suman Dahal of winning team was the highest run scorer for his team making 32 runs of 31 deliveries with three fours and a six. Similarly Prajwal Khatiwada who was caught and bowled by Sandesh Bohara also contributed 28 runs facing 36 balls with four sixes.
Ashish Pant of KIST took three wickets while Sandesh and Sundar Dumre contributed with a wicket each.
Chasing a target of 125 runs KIST were able to make just 104 runs losing their nine wickets. Ganesh Gyawali made an impressive 36 runs in 26 deliveries with eight fours but could not help his team win the match.
Shyam Choudhary, Akshu Kari and Sabin Khadki each took two wickets for their team while Prajwal Khatiwada who was adjudged man of the match award also took a wicket.