KATHMANDU, May 4: Yeti Airlines and You We Rangers won their respective matches during the First Wai Wai Corporate Premier League T20 Cricket Tournament on Friday.
In the matches played at TU Ground, Kirtipur, Yeti Airlines registered six wickets victory over Private Public Partner while You We Rangers beat Global Bank by eight wickets.
In the first match, Yeti Airlines won the toss and invited Private Public Partner to bat first. Private Public Partner scored 160 runs losing four wickets. Amardeep Mahato scored 50 runs off 38 balls with a boundary and three huge sixes.
Mandip Regmi scored 38 runs off 31 balls with five boundaries and two sixes. Summit Shrestha scored 29 runs off 32 balls. Diwas Prajapati, Ravi Sharma and Prafulla Vaidya grabbed a wicket each for Yeti Airlines.
Chirag Mahipal of You We Ranger
A 98-run partnership for the second wicket between Prafulla Vaidya and Ravi Sharma helped Yeti Airlines chase the target of 161 runs in 14.3 overs losing four wickets.
Yeti Airlines had lost its first wicket with six runs on board. Vaidya and Sharma brought the team back on track. Vaidya scored 71 runs off 43 balls with 12 boundaries while Sharma scored 50 runs off 30 balls with seven boundaries and a huge six.
Gagan Ghimire took two wickets while Mandip Regmi and Sumit Shrestha grabbed a wicket each.
Meanwhile, Global Bank won the toss and scored 123 runs losing four wickets. Ranjan Thapa was unbeaten on 41 runs off 43 balls. Niroj Pandey scored 23 runs off 25 balls.
Chirag Mahipal grabbed three wickets while Vivek Khetan took a wicket for You We Rangers.
You We Rangers successfully chased the target of 124 runs losing two wickets in 12.5 overs. Chirag Mahipal and Abhishek Agrawal shared a 104-run partnership for the first wicket and ensured the victory for You We Rangers.
Mahipal scored 64 runs off 34 balls with nine boundaries and two huge sixes. Agrawal was unbeaten on 34 runs off 31 balls with three boundaries and a six. Ranjan Thapa and Niroj Pandey grabbed a wicket each for Global Bank.