Armed Police Force (APF) has defeated Western Region by 16 runs by DLS method under Group A in the 1st Prime Minister Cup Cricket Tournament at TU International Cricket Ground on Monday, May 29, 2017.
APF scored 160 runs with the loss of four wickets in reduced 37 overs in the first inning. Subash Khakurel made half-century while Pradeep Airee scored 45 runs, Gyanendra Malla 33 runs and Aasif Seikh 19 runs. Lal Adhikari grabbed two wickets for Western Region.
While chasing the target, Western Region could make only 131 runs for the loss pf six wickets in reduced 20 overs. The region had to make 148 runs from 20 overs.
Though Saurav Khanal had made 90 runs off 49 balls, the contribution went in vain after a defeat. Gyanendra Malla calimed three wickets while Sundeep Jora, Avinash Bohara and Bhuvan Karki took a wicket each.