Province 3 win blind cricket trophy
Lalitpur, November 23
Province No 3 won the title of the first Inter-Province Blind Women’s Cricket Tournament here at the Institute of Engineering grounds today.
In the final match, Province No 3 defeated the combined team of Province No 1 and 4 by seven wickets.
Put into bat first, the combined team scored 171-4 in their allotted 20 overs before Province No 3 raced to 172-3 in 16.1 overs.
The combined team posted a mammoth total riding on Sarita Ghimire’s 57 runs and Bimala Rai’s 41 runs.
In reply, player-of-the-match Mankeshi Chuadhary scored an unbeaten 90 runs and Nima BC added 46 runs for Province No 3.
Mankeshi Chaudhary was also named the best player of the tournament.
A total of four teams competed in the tournament organised by Cricket Association of Blind Nepal.