RHINOS BEAT KINGS XI BY 14 RUNS (D/L METHOD)

Published on : 10/15/2018


After early shutter in the tournament, Pokhara Rhinos finished with win three wins from 5 matches. Currently, staying at no.2 in the points table, their final position depends on the result of match between Kathmandu Kings XI and Bhairahawa Gladitors.

In reply to Kathmandu Kings XI's 182/8, Rhinos were 142/5 in 15 overs after rain halted the game. With no possibility of further play, they secured 14 runs win via the D/L method over Kathmandu Kings XI. Lankan all-rounder Sahan Arachchige led the chase with 43 off 23 (4 fours and 3 sixes) whereas half-centurion from the previous match Bibek Yadav struck an unbeaten 28-ball 41(4 fours and 2 sixes). Yadav was equally helped by blooming talent Lokesh Bam, who smashed 18 off 8 balls (3 fours).

With an aim to qualify for playoffs, Kathmandu Kings XI walked in the park but two early wickets rocked them into backfoot. However, a century run stand between Ameet Shrestha (56) and Ryan Burl (50) put them into a comfortable position. Skipper Lamichhane promoted himself at no.6 and clobbered 31 off just 11 balls including 2 fours and 3 sixes. Bibek Yadav was the pick of the bowler for Rhinos as he took 3/7 from his lone over.

Title Sponsor

Co Sponsors

Connected By

Airlines Partner

Beverage Partner

Hygiene Partner

Ticket Partner

Merchandise Partner

Live Streaming (Nepal)

Official Broadcaster (Nepal)

Holiday Partner

Hospital Partner

Hospitality Partner

Gifting Partner

International Partner