Nepali national cricket team (File photo)
KATHMANDU: Nepal inflicted a seven-wicket defeat on Oman in the ICC World Cup Cricket League-2 One Day International (ODI) Tri-series. Oman had set a 122-run target for Nepal. The team Nepal met the target in just 18.2 overs.
Sent in to bat first after losing the toss in the match held in the Al Amerat Cricket Ground in Oman on Sunday, Oman made 121 runs losing all the wickets in the 37.1 overs. Oman’s team captain Zisan Maqsood made highest 41 runs including two fours and one six off balls.
Similarly, Nepali team’s fastest bowler Karan KC and spinner Sandeep Lamichhane performed brilliantly in the match. Karan and Sandeep took equal four wickets while Sharad Vesawkar took two wickets.
Earlier on Tuesday, Nepal had lost the match against Oman by five wickets. Nepal had beaten the USA by the five wickets in the first match while the USA had defeated Nepal by six wickets in the second match on last Monday.