Nepalsports, Dipendra Ghimire,
Nepal have defeated Malaysia in the first match of Bilateral series 2019 by 7 wickets. Batting First Malaysia played really well after the fall of first wicket. Syed Aziz was dismissed without scoring a single run by Sompal Kami.Then Virandeep singh and Fitri Sham made a good partnership of 42 runs before Fitri was caught by Karan kKC in the bowl of Sandeep Lamichhane. Virandip Singh made 57 runs for Malaysia. Skipper Malaysia also made 45 runs and no other batsmen were able to score double digit runs.
Karan kc took a wickets whereas Sandeep Lamichhane and Basanta Regmi took 2 wickets for Nepal. Sompal Kami also took a wicket.
Opener for Nepal Pradeep Airee made 8 runs and Vice Captain Gyanendra Malla made 7 runs. Sharad Veshwakar was not out in 16 runs whereas Skipper Paras Khadka made 86 not out runs from 50 balls which was enough for Nepal to win by 7 wickets.
Anwar Rahman took 2 wickets where as Fitri Sham took 1 wickets for Malaysia. Nepal will Face Malaysia again tommorrow for the last T20 Match of this series.