By a Staff Reporter
Kathamandu – Province 1 lodged a 10-wicket victory over Madesh Province in an ongoing Wai Wai U19 National Cricket Tournament.
In a match played at Mulpani Cricket Ground, Province 1 trashed Madesh Province for 70 runs in 31.3 overs.
Mayan Yadav and Shailendra Sah, who opened the innings contributed 19 and 4 runs to the tally. With Dablu Malik collecting 12 runs, no other batsmen scored in double figures.
Imran Sheikh (7), Sarfraj Mansuri (1), Megh Raj Ram (4), Abhishek Tiwari (0), Ranjit Kumar (5), Rajesh Yadav (4), Symon Roy (2), and Abjit Mandel added 1 run to the total.
Dipesh Kandel and Bipin Mahato of Province 1 claimed 3 wickets each. Sandesh Bhattarai took 2 wickets whereas Ashish Magar and Aswin Mahato booked apiece.
It took Province 1 just 19.2 overs to chase the winning target of 71 runs without fall of any wickets. Opening with a bat, Sonu Ansari, and Suvan Gahataraj shared a partnership of 72 runs to win the match.
Sonu scored 45 runs off 67 deliveries including 4 fours and a sixer. Similarly, Suvan collected 24 runs off 50 balls with 3 fours.