Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal declared to award the Nepal Men’s Cricket Team a cash prize of Rs 300,000. Each player will get this prize for their outstanding achievement in League 2 of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.
“Heartily applauding the Nepali cricket team for joining the qualifiers of the World Cup cricket event and increasing the self-esteem and identity of Nepal. “I offer a reward of three lakh rupees,” Prime Minister declared on social media.
On Thursday, Nepal won a thrilling match against the UAE at the TU Cricket Field. Nepal secured a spot in the World Cup Qualifier with a final victory in Cricket World Cup League 2.
On Thursday, Nepal won a thrilling match against the UAE at the TU Cricket Field. A win in the final match of the CWC League two made some positive pathway. Nepal surpassed Namibia in third place on the standings, ensuring a straight participation in the World Cup Qualifiers.
With 44 overs remaining and Nepal at 269 for 6, the Nepali side victorious by nine runs. With scores of 50(48) and 10(11), respectively, Gulshan Jha and Dipendra Singh Airee came in the middle.
Nepal got off to a bad start, losing Aasif Sheikh for a duck in the first over and Kushal Malla (5) in the second. At the seventh over, Nepal were down to 37/3 after Rohit Paudel was removed for 16.