Kanchanpur – Vishal Warriors defeated Colors XFactors by 5 wickets to open their account in Nepal Premier League second day match at Kanchanpur today.
Warriors winning the toss invited XFactors to bat first. XFactors posted a total of 181 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in their 50 overs. Captain Gyanendra Malla (71 off 128 balls) led the team from the front along with Amar Singh Routela and Kumar Thapa scoring 16*(11) and 16*(13) respectively.
In Reply, Warriors chased the target comfortably in 48.1 overs with 5 wickets remaining. Deepesh Khatri played an unbeaten knock of 50*(65) to chase the target comfortably. He was well supported by Prakash KC 33(67) and Suraj Prasad Kurmi 26(71).
Earlier, Man of the match – Ramnaresh Giri (10-1-42-4) and Yagyaman Kumal (10-0-27-2) took six wickets to dominate the first innings total.