Kathmandu – The much-awaited Friendly T20 Cricket Tournament between Nepal and Sri Lanka, scheduled from April 27 to May 1, 2017 in Kathmandu has been postponed.
“Due to our local development election issue and other technical issues, T20 Tournament between Sri Lanka and Nepal has been postponed”, Dipesh Ghaley, the tournament organiser confirmed to cricnepal.
“We are very much saddened to announce this for now so we will revert later with future dates for the same”, he further added.
The tournament was organised by Periwinkle Service to mark the 60th Diplomatic ties between Nepal and Sri lanka. Paras Khadka’s Gorkha Rhinos, which represents the National cricket team of Nepal and Lankan Lions headed by Arvinda De Silva along with players like Sanath Jayasuriya, Chaminda Vaas, Rangana Herath were set to play each other for three friendly T20 matches in Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground, Kathmandu.