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Daniel Beswick

Is the passion for cricket at local levels reflected by the country’s officials?

December 23, 2017 11:11 AM

In a late afternoon in March, hundred or so locals were witnessing a festival of cricket in Chitwan. Halfway through a junior Twenty20 match, a touring bus arrived at the ground. The tourists hopped off the bus and were almost now thrown into a cauldron. Outside temperature was above 30 degrees Celsius.