Far-Western Region and Eastern Region have shared a point each after the match was interrupted by rain in the ongoing 1st Prime Minister Cup Cricket Tournament at TU International Cricket Ground, on Friday, May 26, 2017.
The match was abandoned in the middle while Eastern Region was chasing the target of 154 runs posted by Far-West in 45.2 overs. Eastern Region had already lost four wickets with 22 runs by 4 overs as Binod Lama alone had claimed three wickets for Far-West.
During the first inning, Far-West’s Bijay Rana had made a half-century with 55 runs while Santosh Bhatta contributed 22 runs. Pushpa Thapa and Sagar Dhakal grabbed three wickets each while Manah Thapa took two wickets for Eastern Region.
So far, both the teams have gained a point each in the league’s score chart as Far-West Had lost to Nepal Police Club by seven wickets in its previous match while Eastern Region had faced two defeats against Army and Police. It lost both the match by nine wickets.