KATHMANDU: Great Himalayan Cricket Academy 'B' advanced to the semi-finals of the Angels Heart U-13 Boys Cricket League-2 here on Tuesday.

GHCA defeated hosts Angels National School by 18 runs to finish as Group B runners-up behind Oasis.

Batting first, GHCA posted 138-8 in 20 overs before packing Angels to 120 runs with one ball remaining. Man of the match Gokul Adhikari took three wickets and scored 20 runs for GHCA.

In another match, Patriotic Cricket Academy of Jhapa thrashed GHCA 'A' by 123 runs to record their second straight victory. Patriotic scored 175-4 in 20 overs before GHCA were packed for 52 runs in 17.2 overs. Man of the match Shreeyog Bhattarai of Patriotic took four wickets. Patriotic will face Angels 'B' in the last league match on Wednesday.

A version of this article appears in the print on April 21, 2021, of The Himalayan Times.