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Patriots defeat Rhinos to face Gladiators in the second qualifier

December 27, 2017 16:27 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Six different Lalitpur Patriots bowlers picked up a wicket each in their quest to bundle Rhinos out for 111 runs and win the eliminator by 27 runs. They have qualified for the second qualifier. Lalitpur will face Bhairahawa Gladiators tomorrow in a virtual semi-final. The winner of that match will tussle against Biratnagar Warriors in the final of EPL 2017 on 30th December.

EPL Day 8: Five Talking Points

December 26, 2017 18:51 PM

One can predict the playing XI and batting order for Warriors tomorrow but it can't be said same for Gladiators. They have been mixing it up, surprising their opponents throughout the group stage.

EPL Day 7: Six Talking Points

December 25, 2017 19:02 PM

Both Sharad and Aarif decided to take few overs to calm things down. Sharad is an experienced customer in such kind of situations but the way Aarif constructed his innings speaks volume of maturity level he has attained in recent times. At one point he was on 19 from 31 deliveries.

EPL Day 6: Six Talking Points

December 23, 2017 18:31 PM

In all three cases, the ball was traveling. The boundary looked imminent. But the fielders timed their jump to perfection to complete all the catches. Sure the fielding is not up to the mark in EPL 2017 but they had their moments. And it has been brilliant ones.

Dipendra, Praveen deliver first win for Chitwan

December 23, 2017 16:30 PM

Dipendra Singh Airee’s ‘captain’s knock’ scoring 55 runs from 50 deliveries smashing seven fours delivered first win of the tournament for Chitwan Tigers. Lalitpur Patriots succumbed to their third consecutive defeat of the EPL 2017 after winning the first game.

Yogendra Karki takes 4, Lalitpur collapse to 130

December 23, 2017 14:59 PM

Chitwan Tigers picked up five wickets conceding only four runs in last two overs of the match to limit Lalitpur Patriots for 130 runs in their 20 overs. At one point, Patriots were 126/5 in 18.2 overs. Indian batsman Jaykishan Kolsawala top-scored for Patriots with 31 runs which included three fours.

Avinash Karn bowls Biratnagar Warriors to playoffs

December 23, 2017 12:43 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Avinash Karn’s four-wicket-haul delivered fourth win for Biratnagar Warriors in as many matches of EPL 2017. They are the first team to qualify for the playoffs

Rath scores second fifty, Shah restricts Biratnagar to 149

December 23, 2017 10:59 AM

Anshuman Rath’s second fifty of the EPL powered Biratnagar Warriors to 149 runs for the loss of six wickets. Hari Shankar Shah made crucial breakthroughs in the end overs to limit Biratnagar under 150 runs who were 118 for two in the 17th over.

EPL Day 5: Seven Talking Points

December 22, 2017 18:39 PM

Plenty of records were broken in the match between Chitwan Tigers and Biratnagar Warriors. Tigers were at the receiving end of most of them. Ten records that were made in that match are:

Hayat, Regmi delivers record win for Warriors

December 22, 2017 16:16 PM

Biratnagar Warriors have won their third match of the tournament in three matches as they head to the top of the table with six points. Warriors defeated Chitwan by 71 runs in the eight match of the EPL 2017.

Record-breaking Hayat powers Biratnagar to 174

December 22, 2017 14:48 PM

The fastest EPL fifty from just 25 balls completed by Babar Hayat, the Hong Kong Captain, powered Biratnagar Warriors to the highest total of the EPL 2017.

Israrullah guides Rhinos to second win, Kings XI in slim qualification hope

December 22, 2017 12:29 PM

A 33 runs partnership between skipper Shakti Gauchan and Pakistani batsman Israrullah sealed the second win in the third match by six wickets for Pokhara Rhinos.

Pokhara Rhinos choke-hold Kings XI batsmen

December 22, 2017 10:49 AM

A disciplined all-round bowling performance from Pokhara Rhinos after winning the toss and electing to bowl has restricted Kathmandu Kings XI for 98 runs in their 20 overs picking up eight wickets.

EPL Day 4: Seven Talking Points

December 21, 2017 19:00 PM

The tournament is still fresh but this lad from the eastern part of Nepal is already leading the run charts of EPL 2017 without even hitting a single fifty.

All-round Maharoof leads Kings XI to maiden win

December 21, 2017 16:40 PM

A 39 runs cameo promoting himself at number three the Kathmandu Kings XI skipper Farveez Maharoof delivered first win of their campaign in EPL 2017.

Dilip Nath misses fifty, Tigers score 142

December 21, 2017 15:00 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Dilip Nath’s 46 at the top of the order including five fours and a six helped Chitwan Tigers put 142 runs on board for their second match of the tournament against Kathmandu Kings XI.

Rohit, Bisht powers Gladiators to second win

December 21, 2017 13:02 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Rohit played a sensational cameo of 31 runs from 11 deliveries which included 14 runs in Mehboob Alam’s last three deliveries of his spell to get Gladiators over the line by four wicket

Malla, Nagar spur Lalitpur to 141 after slow start

December 21, 2017 11:00 AM

Bhairahawa Gladiators won the toss and elected to bowl first in the sixth match of the Everest Premier League 2017. Dipesh Shrestha, who picked up three wickets in last match, continued his fine form by removing half-centurion of Lalitpur’s last match Pawan Sarraf and Jaykishan Kolsawala in his opening spell.

EPL Day 3: Six Talking Points

December 20, 2017 18:21 PM

Skipper Farveez Maharoof needs to revisit his strategies if Kings XI has any chance of coming back in the tournament after twice losing the matches by some margins.

Bhairahawa Gladiators start with comprehensive win

December 20, 2017 16:10 PM

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Punit Bisht’s 42 runs in 28 deliveries including six boundaries helped Gladiators win the match by seven wickets in the 17th over.