KATHMANDU — Nepal has received 195-run target from Hong Kong have during thier the ICC World Cricket League Championship at Mission Road Ground, Mong Kok on Friday.
After losing the toss, Hong Kong, who were invited to bat first, were bundled out for 194 runs.
Nepal’s spinner Sandeep Lamichhane claimed three wickets while Basanta Regmi and Karan KC took two wickets each and Sushan Bhari claimed one wicket.
JJ Atkinson for scored highest 76 runs off 117 balls hitting nine fours and a six for Hong Kong. Similarly, Tanwir Afzal contributed 38 runs off 42 balls that included three boundaries and three sixes.
Likewise, skipper Babar Hayat scored 29 runs off 26 balls with the help of two fours and a six.
Nepal are playing the last match of the sixth round against Hong Kong in their must-win matches of the ICC World Cricket League Championship.
Nepal, who have eight points from 10 matches, are sixth in the standing, while Hong Kong are fifth with 11 points.
Only the top 4 teams of the Championship will secure their berth for the 2018 ICC World Cup Qualifiers to be held in Zimbabwe.