NCell Cup, Day 4: Hat-trick Hero Jumanu Sees Off APF, BUC Defeat SYC
5th December, 4th day of the ongoing NCell Cup 2070, Jumanu struck gold for Police Club to see APF went crashing out of the group stage. Three goals coming in at 27th, 65th and 71st minute of the game, made sure that APF had no chance in the game. Similarly in another match today; Boys Union beat Saraswati Youth Club 2 - 1. Aseem Jung Karki's super strike from 35 yards opened the scoring for BUC, with other goal for team coming from Rakesh Lama. Krishna Gopal Shrestha had earlier equalised for SYC.... [read
Nepal today lost to Netherlands credits to lackluster filled batting from the batsmen. With second loss in 5 games, Nepal are now third in their group, with Netherlands leading in the front and Afghanistan sitting at second. Nepal now have to face Afghanistan and Bermuda in the tournament. Sent in to bat first Nepal managed to only make a low total of 107 and called Netherlands to play for 108 runs which was an easy chase for the dutch. They managed to find a 5 wicket victory with 22 balls still left to play.
Gyanendra malla top scored for Nepal with 44 runs and Binod Bhandari made 29, while other batsmen struggled to get hold of the game. Bukhari bowled good for Netherlands taking 3 wickets and giving away only 15 runs. Among the bowlers Regmi bowled the best for Nepal with 3 wickets giving away only 12 runs in his 4 overs.