DPL postponed for next year

February 5, 2020 12:51 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: Dhangadhi Premier League Twenty20 cricket tournament has been postponed for next year due to the busy calendar of the national cricket team, said the organizer Dhangadhi Cricket Academy on Tuesday.

DHANGADHI, Feb 15: Skipper Dipendra Singh Airee put up an all-round performance scoring the third fifty of the tournament and picked up two wickets as CYC Attariya registered its second win in as many matches defeating Rupandehi Challengers by 39 runs in the seventh match of Dhangadhi Premier League played at the Fapla International Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Thursday.

DPL postponed for two days due to rain

February 9, 2019 11:17 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: The third edition of Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) has been postponed for two days as the rain destroyed the Fapla International Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: South African cricket legend Jonty Rhodes has been appointed as the ‘Goodwill Ambassador’ for the third season of the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) starting February 9 in Dhangadhi.

DPL’s third season gets ICC approval

January 24, 2019 12:29 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has approved the third edition of Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL), Nepal’s first franchise-based T20 event, scheduled to start from February 9 in Fapla Cricket Ground, Dhangadhi.

Binod Das appointed DPL director

November 21, 2018 10:54 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Former Nepal national cricket team captain and current Nepal U-19 cricket team coach Binod Das has been appointed as the tournament director for the third season of Dhangadhi Premier League. Dhangadhi Cricket Academy (DCA) confirmed his appointment on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Nepal’s oldest franchise T20 cricket league Dhangadhi Premier League is set to begin its third season from February 2, 2019 as revealed in an official program held in Kathmandu on Friday. The league hosted by Dhangadhi Cricket Academy has retained Bijay Distillery as the title-sponsor for the second season in succession. The final will be played on February 16.

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: Pokhara Premier League (PPL), Nepal’s latest T20 cricket extravaganza, has been recognized as an International Cricket Council (ICC)-sanctioned event by the apex governing body of cricket on Monday. The organizers confirmed receiving the official approval letter from the ICC.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: No country has embraced T20 like Nepal in the last few years. From Everest Premier League (EPL) in Kathmandu to Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) in the far-west and the latest extravaganza Pokhara Premier League (PPL) in Nepal’s top tourist destination Pokhara, T20 cricket has risen like a phoenix and is in the verge of being endemic among city and district-based franchise cricket leagues across the country.