Nepal lose to India U-23 by 84 runs
Nepal lost their second match to India U-23 by 84 runs in the ongoing ACC Emerging Teams Cup held at the Padang, Singapore, on Tuesday.
While chasing the target of 269 runs, Nepal were restricted just to 184 runs with the loss of eight wickets in 50 overs. Sagar Pun scored 52 runs for Nepal.
India’s Ankit Bawne alone grabbed three wickets while Sankarankutty Sandeep Warrier and Jasprit Jasbirsingh Bumrah took two wickets each.
In their first inning, India scored 268 runs with the loss of five wickets in allotted 50 overs as Lokesh Rahul scored highest of 88 runs while Suryakumar Yadav contributed 65 runs, Unmukt Chand 61 runs and Ankit Bawne 25 runs.
Basanta Regmi grabbed three wickets while Shakti Gauchan and Avinash Karn took one wicket each against India.
Nepal had lost to Afghanistan by 3 runs in their opener on Saturday. nepalnews.com