Nepali Cricket with T20 status

After 3 matches in T20 world cup with two wins against Hong Kong and Afghanistan and a loss with Bangladesh, Nepal was not lucky enough to play super 10 and continue the tournament , but that was enough for Nepal to win the hearts of cricket lovers around the world and get the T20 international status.

The meeting held on Melbourne gave the T20 status to Nepal and Netherlands, with other six associated members Afghanistan , Hong Kong, Ireland, Scotland, Papua New Guinea and UAE. Which will be effective from October 1,  2014.

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Nepal Premier League (#NPL) , the opportunity

NPL Logo :Source Wikipedia

NPL Logo :Source Wikipedia

With the introduction of IPL in India , the T20 format of Cricket is getting a good response as it talks about game, money and player. The trend has shifted now to Nepal , with the introduction of Nepal Premier League (NPL) . Premier league in Nepal is going to be held with in the time period of April to May 2014 , with main sponsorship of Ncell  and management of Zohra Sports Management with technical support of Cricket association of Nepal (CAN) and will be named as “Ncell NPL” . The agreement for the Ncell NPL is for three years of time. Unlike IPL or any cricket Premier league NPL will have three formats of game “T20 ” , “50 Overs ” and ” 2 Days” .

Teams

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One Step ahead

Cricket has been a game that is uniting country in the situation where every thing else is a mess. Nepal got a chance to unite all once again in Kirtipur TU ground hosting “Asian Cricket Council Twenty20 Cup 2012/2013 “. The tournament was crucial for the Nepali team as well as Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) . First time in the history spectators were asked to buy a ticket watch the cricket and there were many of the fans in ground then there ever were in all the matches Nepal played.

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