Nepal register first win in ACC Eastern Region T20

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Nepal register first win in ACC Eastern Region T20

Kushal Malla and Pawan Sarraf guide Nepal to a 9 wicket win over Thailand after the splendid bowling performance in first innings. Nepal restricted Thailand for 66 runs and chased down the target with 9 wickets in hand.

Nepal chased the target of 67 runs from 5.3 overs losing a single wicket. This is Nepal's fastest chase in T20 Internationals. Kushal Malla remained unbeaten on 36 runs off 18 balls which included 5 foours and 2 sixes. Coming in at number 3 after Paras Khadka's wicket, Pawan Sarraf made 27 runs fro 10 balls.

Earlier in the first innings, Karan KC picked up 3 wickets and finished with the figures of 12-3 from his quota of 4 overs. Avinash Bohara bagged 2 wickets while Sandeep Lamichhane and Bhuwan Karki shared a wicket each for Nepal.