KATHMANDU, Jan 28: Following one of the proudest moments for Nepali cricket fans after Sandeep Lamichhane, 17 year old leg-spinner was bought by Delhi Daredevils today, support has poured in.
With more 4500 tweets, Lamichhane is trending in Twitter where fans, regardless of their nations, have come forward to congratulate the only Nepali cricketeer to be auctioned in one of the biggest cricket tournaments, the Indian Premier League.
Other teams such as Kolkota Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, have also congratulated Lamichhane for being selected for the IPL T20, 2018.
Sandeep Lamichhane becomes the first Nepalese cricketer in VIVO @IPL as Delhi Daredevils get him for INR 20 lacs. #KnightsOf2018 #KorboLorboJeetbo #IPLAuction