Nepal U19 team easily defeated China U19 in their ACC U19 Easter Region 2019 opener match as Sagar Dhakal grabbed 6 wickets. With the win, Nepal advanced to the semi-final.
Opting to bowl first, Nepal demolished the Chinese batting line up as Nepal’s spinners duo Sagar Dhakal and Tilak Raj Bhandari shared 9 wickets between them. Sagar Dhakal grabbed 6 wickets whereas Bhandari grabbed 3. The rest one wicket was taken by Kamal Singh Airee.
With only 53 runs on the board, Nepal’s openers did the rest job, reaching the target in just 5 overs. In the course, Pawan Sarraf smashed 46 off just 21 balls. His cameo included 6 fours and 3 sixes. Similarly, the other opener Rit Gautam made 10 runs off the 10 balls.
Nepal will take on Singapore on 5th July. The winner of the match will be termed as the topper of group A.