Tag: Nepal Cricket

ICC panel discussing steps to end Nepal cricket stalemate

Kathmandu, November 30 A meeting of the monitoring committee constituted by the International Cricket Council to find a solution to a dispute seen in the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) is taking place on December 8. According to suspended CAN chair Chatur Bahadur Chand, ICC representatives, and representatives from the National Sports Council (NSC) and […]

Prime Times Twenty20 Cricket Tournament to begin on January 15

Kathmandu, November 25 The Prime Times Twenty20 Cricket Tournament will begin in the capital from January 15 next year, say the organisers. The tournament will last till January 24. The competition venue is Kirtipur-based Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground. Mahakali Sports Society and Nepalaya International Event Management are jointly hosting the event. Three teams each […]

Pokhara Paltan win maiden PPL title

Kathmandu, November 6 Pokhara Paltan have won the first edition of Pokhara Premier League, defeating Chitwan Rhinos by 3 wickets on Tuesday. Batting first, the Rhinos suffered an early blow when Hari Shankar Shah was stumped in the second over. But their captain Paras Khadkha (51) and opener Anil Kumal Sah (37) helped the team […]

Four Nepali cricketers in ICC T20 rankings

Kathmandu, November 1 Four Nepali cricketers have been included in the latest rankings of the International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 announced on Wednesday night. Batsmen Paras Khadka and Sharad Vesawkar, and bowlers Sompal Kami and Basant Regmi have been included in the ICC T20 ranking inside 100. In the batsmen’s category, Khadka is ranked 94th […]

Lamichhane takes highest number of wickets in single int’l tournament

Kathmandu, October 12 Nepal’s popular youth cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has become the bowler who has taken the highest number of wickets in a single international tournament, among Nepali players. In the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup Regional Qualifier, Lamichhane has taken 24 wickets till today, and no Nepali has taken as many wickets so far. […]

Shakti Gauchan in mood to retire after Pokhara Premier League

Kathmandu, October 11 Nepal’s veteran bowler Shakti Gauchan has hinted that he may announce retirement from the domestic cricket after the completion of Pokhara Premier League scheduled to begin on October 26. Gauchan had retired from the international cricket after Nepal’s first one day international matches against the Netherlands in August. “Currently, I am preparing […]