August 9, 2021 05:41 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, August 9: Everest Premier League (EPL) has secured Bajaj Pulsar as its title sponsor for EPL T20 cricket leauge, which is scheduled to begin from September 25 at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground.
The tournament is expected to last for 14 days and comprises six teams owned by some of Nepal’s powerful industrialists. Biratnagar Warriors, Kathmandu Kings XI, Pokhara Rhinos, Lalitpur Patriots, Chitwan Tigers and Bhairahawa Gladiators will be competing for the league trophy.
There are also some players who have earned quite a name for themselves and will be taking part in the competition. Some of the star players to watch out for in the Bajaj Pulsar EPL 2021 are Shahid Afridi (Pakistan), Shoaib Malik (Pakistan) and Carlos Braithwaite (West Indies), among many others.
Bajaj Pulsar has always promoted sports in Nepal and aims to continue the work. “We hope to find some quality plates for the national team as well as improve the sports infrastructure inside the country,” said Shekhar Golchha, Chairman of Golchha Group.
Similarly, Amir Akhtar, Managing Director of EPL wished success and joy to all stakeholders of the upcoming competition.
The competition is said to be beneficial for cricket in Nepal as young players will also get a chance to play and compete alongside international talents.