Everest Premier League 2017

EPL 2018 | Biratnagar Warriors stands top on nailbiting thriller | Photo Feature

HNC, Kathmandu 

Biratnagar Warriors defeated Lalitpur Patriots by 3 wickets.

Winning the toss , Lalitpur Patriots won the toss and elected to bat first . Despit of a disappointing start , Captain Malla stayed till the last and helped patriots post a respectable target of 105 runs. 

Captain Khadka sets the field 

Bowler favoring pitch , troubled batsmen of both the teams. Biratnagar’s  Van Der Merwe and Karan KC showed a  motivating performance , not allowing any batsmen to go for more runs. 

BW dominates on their first match

Chasing 105 runs , Biratnagar Warriors got perfect start ; credits to Anil Shah and Aasif Sheikh .  With a merely low total of 105 ,  aggresive start was expected . With the loss of Opener Shah , Khadka joined Aasif sheikh for the further chase. 

With the turning wicket , Sandeep and co  troubled BW’s top order . Parash couldn’t go well , he struggled for 8 runs facing 22 deliveries whereas WK batsman Aasif Sheikh couldnot free his arms for more than a biggie . He scored 19 runs of 30 deliveries. 

Match with a nailbiting thriller

The quick dismissal of SK Patel , Van der  Merwe , Sumit Maharjan ; Lalitpur completly dominated the half course of second inning. With brilliancy of Sandeep Lamichhane and Gaurab Tomar , Biratnagar was struggling at 73-7 , with still 32 runs to score and only three wickets on hand . 

Than the hero , Karan KC smashed three sixes and a four to pull BW over the line . KC scored 30 runs in 19 deliveries and provided the unbelievable finish for the Warriors. 

For his brilliant bowling performance and much needed 30 runs , He was awarded with the man of the match .

Karan KC awarded with man of the match
Parash Khadka during the post match presentation
Cheer Leaders getting ready for second innings
Captain and Man of Match on the Press Meet
EPL 2018 | Biratnagar Warriors stands top on nailbiting thriller | Photo Feature
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