Dhangadi Team Chauraha has clinched the title of the Sagarmatha Cement Dhangadi Premier League (DPL) T-20 Cricket on Saturday, April 22, 2017.
Paras Khadka led team Chauraha beat Sarad Vesawkar’s Biratnagar Kings by 62 runs to win the first ever title.
Dhangadi Chauhara had posted a target of 159 runs for the loss of five wickets in allotted 20 overs. Player of the match Aarif Sheikh scored 54 runs off 47 balls while Amar Routela 31 runs off 31 balls and skipper Khadka 29 runs for winner.
While chasing the target, Biratnagar was restricted just to 97 runs. Sushan Bhari claimed three wickets while Sheikh and Saurav Khanal grabbed two wickets each and Lalit Rajbanshi and Ramnaresh Giri a wicket each for Dhangadi.
With the title, Team Chauraha Dhangadi won Rs 1.5 million cash while runner up Biratnagar had to satisfy for Rs 700,000.
Biratnagar’s Sushil Kandel was declared the man of the series and won a motorbike.
Minister of Sports Daljit Shreepali handed over the prizes to the winners and teams.