Kathmandu: Pokhara Rhinos have beaten the Chitwan Tigers in the match played under the Everest Premier League cricket championship today. The match was played at the TU International Cricket ground in Kirtipur.
Pokhara Rhinos registered their first win in the EPL trouncing Chitwan Tigers by 10 wickets. Pakistani player Isharullah contributed the largest number of runs to sail Pokhara to victory. He collected 61 runs. He hit six sixes and one four in 52 balls while Sunil Dhamala made 46 runs not-out.
Before this, Chitwan Tigers who were sent to bat first after losing the toss, made 113 runs in the stipulated 20 overs at the loss of eight wickets.
Pokhara Rhinos achieved the victory target in 17.2 overs.
Deependra Singh Airee made the highest 42 runs and Anil Mandal 32 runs for Chitwan Tigers.
Isharullah of Pokhara Rhinos took four wickets and Taj Wali three wickets while captain Shakti Gauchan and Bikram Sob one wicket each.