Province 1 Cricket : Jhapa beat Sunsari by 2 runs

Province 1 Cricket : Jhapa beat Sunsari by 2 runs

Jhapa defeated Sunsari by 2 runs by D/L Method in a rain affected match in Province 1 Cricket, Inaruwa.

Having won the toss and elected to bat first, Jhapa were bowled out for 88 runs from 13.4 overs in the first innings. Sujan Thapaliya was the top scorer for Jhapa with 29 runs off 28 balls with 2 fours and 2 sixes. Ankit Subedi contributed 12 runs with a four and a six. Manoj Tamand made a 13 ball 15 with 2 sixes to his name.

Bhiyal Luitel picked picked up 3 wickets and finished with the figures of 3-5 while Joseph Khadka finished with the figures of 4-18.

Chasing a target of 89 runs from 15 overs, Sunsari were at 32/3 at the end of 6 overs when rain stopped the play. The match could not resume and as a result Jhapa won by 2 runs (D/L Method).

Match Summary :
Match reduced to 15 overs per side.
Jhapa 88/10 beatSunsari 32/3 (6) by 2 runs (D/L) method.
Man of the match - Manoj Tamang
Tournament - CM Cup 2076, Inaruwa.

Semi final 1 - Morang vs Sunsari
Semi final 2 - Jhapa vs Udayapur