DAV advance to semi-finals

Kathmandu, November 21:

DAV School entered the semi-finals of the first KEBS Valley-wide Inter-school Cricket Tournament with a four-wicket win over Nightingale School today.

Batting first, Nightingale was bowled out for 68 runs in 14.1 overs. DAV School chased the total in 13.1 overs losing six wickets.

Ramesh Shrestha and Nitesh Bajracharya took three wickets each for DAV School. Ramesh Shrestha, who also scored 16 runs, was declared the man of the match.

In another match, hosts Kirtipur English Boarding School (KEBS) beat Kamal School by eight wickets.

Kamal School was bowled out for just 53 runs in 14.3 overs and Kirtipur School overcame the target in losing two wickets in just five overs. Sumit Shah of KEBS, who claimed four wickets, was adjudged the man of the match.