POKHARA, Dec 15: The new season of Pokhara Premier League (PPL) is set to kick start the brand new domestic season of cricket in Nepal after entertaining the fans against Marylebone Cricket Club and Test nation teams like Sri Lanka and Bangladesh during the recently concluded 13th South Asian Games (SAG). The Rs 2.7 million winning prize makes the event more so rewarding for the winner team and players involved. From giving a platform to young players to the forgotten players making their returns, the PPL has all the bases covered to become a cricket extravaganza of all the ingredients.

Paltan, Goldens to meet in PPL opener

December 12, 2019 08:54 am

POKHARA, Dec 12: Queens Event Management has unveiled the schedule for the second edition of the Pokhara Premier League (PPL) on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 22: The second season of the Pokhara Premier League (PPL), a lucrative franchise T20 cricket event, has been postponed for a month citing busy cricket schedule. Managing director of PPL Chhumbi Lama confirmed the change in dates through a press release on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: The first franchise T20 premier league for women cricketers, Women’s Champions League (WCL), in the nation will make history when Kat Queens Kathmandu and Chitwan Rhinos face each other in the inauguration match at the Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground in Kirtipur on Wednesday.

Preparations for second PPL begins

October 12, 2019 10:40 am

POKHARA, Oct 12: As the second edition of the franchise cricket tournament Pokhara Premier League (PPL) comes close—scheduled to start from November 12 in Pokhara—the preparation of the ground has started.

The underappreciated beauty of PPL

November 6, 2018 05:30 am

POKHARA, Nov 6: The inaugural season of Pokhara Premier League (PPL) under the lap of the Himalayas caused many hearts throb in Nepal and elsewhere. The jaw-dropping backdrop of Mount Machhapuchhre along with its peers Annapurna and other mountains in the range made a majestic view for the cricket being played on the ground. The arrival of ICC World Cup trophy in the midst of all this made the occasion more so worthy, especially, after winning the ODI status in Zimbabwe earlier this year.

KATHMANDU, Nov 5: Paras Khadka-led Chitwan Rhinos has set the summit clash of Pokhara Premier League (PPL) against the already-qualified Pokhara Paltan with a staggering six-wicket win over Hulas Kathmandu Royals.

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November 3, 2018 18:00 pm

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POKHARA, Oct 31: Chitwan Rhinos has set a target of 194 runs for Dhangadi Blues to chase in the ongoing Pokhara Premier League (PPL-2018) at Pokhara Rangshaala, Pokhara on Wednesday.

POKHARA,Oct 29: Kathmandu Royals registered their consecutive second win after defeating Biratnagar Titans by 5 wickets with 4 balls to spare in the ongoing Pokhara Premier League (PPL-2018) at Pokhara Rangshaala, Pokhara on Monday.

POKHARA, Oct 29: Biratnagar Titans has set the target of 150 runs for Kathmandu Royals in the ongoing Pokhara Premier League (PPL-2018) at Pokhara Rangshaala, Pokhara on Monday. After winning the toss, Biratnagar Titans elected to bat first and collected 149 runs losing seven wickets in allotted overs.

POKHARA, Oct 28: Butwal Blasters has set a target of 151 runs for Pokhara Paltan to chase in the ongoing Pokhara Premier League at Pokhara Rangshaala, Pokhara on Sunday. Butwal Blasters elected to bat first after winning the toss. In its alloted 20 overs, the team was able to score 150 runs at the loss of 7 wickets.

POKHARA, Oct 28: Biratnagar Titans lost its second match against Dhangadi Blues on the ongoing Pokhara Premier League(PPL-2018) at Pokhara Rangasala, Pokhara on Sunday.

POKHARA, Oct 28: Dhangadi Blues set the target of 183 runs for Biratnagar Titans after getting an invitations to bat first on the ongoing Pokhara Premier League (PPL-2018)  at Pokhara Cricket Stadium on Sunday.

POKHARA, Oct 27: Kathmandu Royals have won the match against Dhangadi Blues by 17 runs on the ongoing Pokhara Premier League at Pokhara Cricket Stadium on Saturday. After winning the toss, Kathmandu Royals elected to bat first and scored 180 runs in 20 overs losing three wickets.

POKHARA, Oct 27: Butwal Blasters will play against Chitwan Rhinos in the second match of the Pokhara Premier League on Saturday at 9 AM.

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: Butwal Blasters, one of the six teams competing in the Pokhara Premier League (PPL) 2018 has signed a corporate social responsibility partnership with a UK based charity.

PPL winner to bag Rs 2.7 million

October 25, 2018 09:10 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: The prize money of the Pokhara Premier League, which will kick off from Friday in Pokhara, has been announced on Wednesday.

PPL from next week

October 21, 2018 16:35 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: 'Pokhara Premier League (PPL)' is taking place in Pokhara from the next week.The cricket competition aims to develop the town into a 'sports city' along with the promotion of local tourism.

PPL, VG Automobiles sign deal

October 14, 2018 08:16 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: The Pokhara Premier League (PPL) has signed an associate sponsorship deal with the VG Automobiles Private Limited for the upcoming season which is set to start from October 26 to November 6.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: The Pokhara Premier League (PPL) franchise Chitwan Rhinos has announced the names of couple of local icon players for the inaugural season in Kathmandu on Friday. The PPL organized by Queens Event Management is set to commence on October 26 with final match slated for November 6.

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.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: A total of 179 players registered for the Pokhara Premier League (PPL) T20 Cricket Tournament to be organized by the Queen Events Private Limited will go under the hammer during the player auctions on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Nepal’s latest cricket extravaganza Pokhara Premier League has announced OYO (On Your Own room), one of South Asia’s biggest hotel chains, as the hospitality partner for the inaugural season of the cricket tournament in an official MoU program concluded on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: The Pokhara Premier League (PPL) has announced the marquee players and team owners for the first edition of the franchise tournament on Thursday.

Players registration for PPL opens

September 20, 2018 08:33 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The Pokhara Premier League (PPL) T20 Cricket Tournament to be organized by the Queen Events Private Limited opened the players’ registration for this season, on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Queens events, the organizers of Pokhara Premier League (PPL), has announced a three-year broadcast deal for the tournament with soon to be upgraded Himalayan TV HD in a program held in Kathmandu on Friday. A deal worth Rs 37 million has been signed with the television channel starting from the inaugural session of PPL on October 26.