KATHMANDU, April 27: Province 3 has made a good start in the first Manmohan Memorial Inter-province U-16 National Cricket Tournament with a two-wicket win over Province 1 on Thursday.
Pratish GC’s brilliant bowling performance helped Province 3 get the win. GC took four wickets giving away 11 runs in the six overs he bowled.
Province 1 that won the toss and opted to bat first presented a target of 120 runs losing six wickets in the allotted 30 overs. In reply, Province 3 chased the target losing eight wickets in 28 overs.
Bibek Mehta scored the highest 50 runs off 61 balls including a six and four boundaries for the losing team.
Likewise, Sushant Karki hit the highest 32 runs off 28 deliveries which included a four for Province 3.
Luv Kumat, Dipesh Kandel, Shrawan Kishku, Sameer Timalsina, Bibek Mehta took a wicket each for the losing side.