Paras and Lalit shine as Nepal win practice match

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Paras and Lalit shine as Nepal win practice match

Nepal registered a huge win by 243 runs in the first practice match against Hampshire Hogs Cricket Club as skipper Paras Khadka smashed brilliant 161 runs while Lalit Rajbanshi bagged 5 wickets.

Captain Paras Khadka played a brilliant innings of 161 runs off 106 balls and guidedNepal move to a huge total. Captain Paras hit19 fours and seven sixes in his innings. Besides Paras, Dipendra Singh Airee contributed 37 runs while Rohit Kumar Poudel contributed 44 runs. Arif Shaikh scored 27 and Karan KC scored 18 as Nepal set a target of 363 runs.

Hampshire Hogs was allout for just 119 runs. Lalit Rajbanshi was the pick of the bowlers for Nepal as he finished with the figures of 5-34 from his 10 overs including 4 maidens. Sandeep Lamichhane and Dipendra Singh Airee shared 2 wickets each.