Oct 3: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

October 3, 2019 18:00 pm

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DPL to be held in February next year

October 3, 2019 17:01 pm

DANGADHI, Oct 3: Fourth edition of the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL)--one of the popular franchise Twenty20 tournaments of the country--is taking place between February 15-27, 2020.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: Dipendra Singh Airee-led CYC Attariya lifted the title of the third edition of Dhangadhi Premier League after a superb campaign with the team losing just one match in the tournament.

DHANGADHI, Feb 24: Indian all-rounder Sunny Patel plays match-winning innings to inspire CYC Attariya to win the title by three wickets against Mahendranagar United in the final match of Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) played at Fapla International Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Saturday.

In pictures: Victorious moment

February 23, 2019 19:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: CYC Attariya has won the third edition of Dhangadi Premier League. In the final match held at Fapla International Cricket Ground on Saturday, Attariya defeated Mahendranagar United by three wickets.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: CYC Attariya has won the third edition of Dhangadi Premier League. In the final match held at Fapla International Cricket Ground on Saturday, Attariya defeated Mahendranagar United by three wickets.

DHANGADHI, Feb 23: Mahendranagar United has progressed to final of the third season of Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) after Kathmandu Goldens forfeited the Qualifier 2 match in the wake of ban to its Indian bowler Ankit Dabas from bowling in the tournament.

DHANGADHI, Feb 18: Indian all-rounder Ankit Dabas registered his third player of the match of the tournament as Kathmandu Goldens completed a record win by run margin against Rupandehi Challengers in the Dhangadhi Premier League group match played at Fapla International Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Sunday after a day of washout.

Dhangadhi ends DPL journey

February 16, 2019 17:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Dhangadhi Stars is out of the Dhangadhi Premier League after the rain disturbed the match against Mahendranagar.

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.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Kathmandu Goldens has set a target of 134 runs against  Mahendranagar United in the first match of the third day of ongoing Dhangadi Premier League (DPL).

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February 12, 2019 18:00 pm

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KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Rupandehi Challengers has inflicted a five-wicket defeat on Biratnagar Kings at their fourth match of Dhangadhi Premier League held at Fapla Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Dhangadi Stars has faced second consecutive loss in ongoing Dhangadi premier League. In the first match of the second day played at Fapla Cricket ground on Tuesday, CYC Attariya defeated Dhangadi by five runs.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: CYC Attariya has set a target of 96 runs against  Dhangadi Stars in the first match of the second day of ongoing Dhangadi Premier League (DPL).

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: Rupandehi Challengers has defeated Mahendranagar United by two runs at their second match of the ongoing Dhangadhi Premier League held at Fapla Cricket Ground in Dhangadhi on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: Dhangadi Stars has set a target of 133 runs against  Kathmandu Goldens in the first match of the Dhangadi Premier League (DPL).

DPL’s quest for Fapla to commence today

February 11, 2019 07:00 am

DHANGADHI, Feb 11: The third season of Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) is set to finally commence on Monday after being postponed for two days due to persistent rains.

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.

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.

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.

DHANGADHI, April 16: It was a fitting end to a tournament that exemplified the rise of the far-western part of Nepal in cricket. Team Chauraha Dhangadhi successfully defended its title and became two-time champions, defeating Kathmandu Goldens by 21 runs in the second edition of the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL), which concluded Friday.

DHANGADHI, April 14: Team Chauraha Dhangadhi has retained the Dhangadhi Premier League title as the defending champion defeated Kathmandu Goldens by 21 runs in the final of the second edition of the tournament on Friday. Chauraha had defeated Biratnagar Kings by 62 runs last year to lift its first trophy.

Team Chauraha wins DPL title

April 13, 2018 16:12 pm

KATHMANDU, April 13: Dhangadhi Team Chauraha has won the second Dhangadhi Premier League title by defeating Kathmandu Goldens in the final match on Friday.

Kathmandu defeats Mahendranagar to secure final berths

Takeaways from group stage of DPL 2

April 10, 2018 08:35 am

DHANGADHI, April 10: With the completion of the league phase, the top four teams -- Kathmandu Goldens, Team Chauraha Dhangadhi, Mahendranagar United and CYC Attariya -- have booked their places in the playoffs of the ongoing second Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL).

Rupandehi fails to make it to playoffs

DHANGADHI, April 4: Team Chauraha Dhangadhi has registered its second win in the ongoing second Dhangadhi Premier League as it beat Mahendranagar United by eight wickets on Tuesday.

DHANGADHI, April 2: CYC Attariya and Mahendranagar United have registered their respective victories in the ongoing second Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) on Sunday.

Dhangadhi ready as all eyes on DPL

March 31, 2018 09:40 am

DHANGADHI, March 31: As all the six teams of the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) complete final preparations, the cricket championship with the biggest cash prize in the country is set to kick off on Saturday at the Seti Zone Police Cricket Ground.

DHANGADHI, March 30: The preparations are all set for 'Ruslan Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL)' Cricket Tournament will be held in Dhangadhi from March 31. This is so far the country's biggest cash prize in cricket championship.

Stage set for DPL in Dhangadhi

March 30, 2018 07:19 am

KATHMANDU, March 30: The final preparation for the second edition of the Dhangadhi Premier League is almost over and the organizers are hopeful for the grand show of the tournament which will start on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, March 26: Ruslan Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) has extended its contract with the Kiran Shoes Manufacturers’ Gold Star Shoes as official footwear for the second season of the event set to be hosted in Dhangadhi from March 31.

KATHMANDU, March 25: Six emerging players- Bijay Rana, Subodh Ayer, Narayan Joshi, Sagar Bhandari, Bikram Thagunna and Prakash Jaishi- are set to represent their respective franchises in the second edition of the upcoming Ruslan Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) starting from March 31 at the Dhangadhi’s Seti Zone Police Cricket Ground.

DPL, Jagadamba renew sponsorship deal

February 28, 2018 08:51 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Ruslan Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) has renewed a one year co-sponsorship deal with Jagadamba Enterprises’ Jag Shakti TMT Bars for the second edition of the tournament on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: The heroic innings against Canada in the ICC World Cricket League Division Two has put Karan KC among the highest earners of the forthcoming Ruslan Dhangadhi Premier League set to be organized from March 31 to April 14.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Ruslan Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) is set to host first ever live auction on satellite television in Nepali cricket’s history on Wednesday. Six franchises will tussle to acquire the respective choice of players outbidding each other.

KATHMANDU, Jan 5: The first-ever city-based franchise cricket tournament Ruslan Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) has rescheduled its second season to start from March 18 this year. Earlier, the tournament was slated to start from January 19.

Second edition of DPL in January

October 9, 2017 08:36 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: Dhangadhi Cricket Academy (DCA) has announced to organize the second edition of the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) twenty20 cricket tournament in January next year.  The first edition of the tournament was held from March 19 to April 1 this year.

DPL incurs Rs 1.5 million loss

May 2, 2017 21:30 pm

DHANGADHI, May 2: Dhangadhi Cricket Academy (DCA) and Sudur Paschimanchal Academy, organizers of the Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL), handed Rs 123,591 to the family of late cricket coach Arjun Khadka on Tuesday.

DHANGADI, April 22: Dhangadi Team Chauraha has won the first Dhangadi Premier League title defeating Biratnagar Kings by 62 runs.

DHANGADI, April 22: Dhangadi Team Chauraha has set target of 160 runs to Biratnagar Kings in the final game of ongoing Dhangadi Premier League.

DHANGADHI, April 20: Paras Khadka's individual record score of 67 runs in the tournament guided Dhangadhi Team Chauraha to the final of Dhangadhi Premier League T20 Cricket Tournament on Thursday as it registered a thumping 92-run win over Shakti Gauchan-led Rupandehi Challengers.

DHANGADI, April 20: With a surprise journey in the tournament, Dhangadi Team Chauraha has placed itself in the final of the ongoing Dhangadi Premier League (DPL).

Biratnagar Kings enters DPL final

April 19, 2017 21:50 pm

DHANGADHI, April 19: Sharad Vesawkar-led Biratnagar Kings has entered the final of the ongoing Dhangadhi Premier League T20 Cricket Tournament, registering a 29-run victory over Rupandehi Challengers in the first qualifier on Wednesday.

DHANGADHI, April 16: Rupandehi Challengers and Biratnagar Kings have advanced to the first qualifier as the top two teams from the league round in the ongoing Dhangadhi Premier League T20 cricket Tournament on Sunday.

DHANGADHI, April 11: Kanchanpur Iconic faced second consecutive defeat in the ongoing Dhangadhi Premier League T20 Cricket Tournament as Kathmandu Goldens beat the Binod Bhandari-led team on Tuesday.

Gold Star ties up with DPL

March 18, 2017 11:23 am

KATHMANDU, March 18: Kiran Shoes Manufacturers, the producer of Gold Star shoes, has joined hands with Sagarmatha Cement Dhangdahi Premier League (DPL) cricket tournament as its co-sponsor. The city-based auction tournament is scheduled to be held in Dhangadhi from April 9 to 22.