PM Dahal at TU Cricket Ground to encourage Nepali cricket team
Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda (R) shaking hands with Nepali cricketers at Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground, Kirtipur.
KATHMANDU: Prime Minister (PM) Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda has reached the Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground, Kirtipur to watch the cricket match between Nepal and UAE.
The Prime Minister was present at the ground to encourage the Nepalese team.
After losing the toss against UAE, Nepal will field first.
Nepal is playing its last match of the last series of ICC League 2 against UAE at the Kirtipur Cricket Ground today.
Nepal, meanwhile, improved its ODI ranking by one position in the International Cricket Council.
In the ODI rankings updated by the ICC, Nepal has improved by one place and climbed to the 16th position.
Nepal, which rose from 19th place to 17th place just a few days ago, has overtaken Namibia this time.
Nepal, which has been performing well in the last Cricket World Cup League 2, has improved three places in the rankings.
Nepal has won 10 matches out of 11 matches played in League 2.
Among the associate countries, Scotland (12th), Netherlands (14th) and Oman (15th) are ahead of Nepal.
India is at the top of the ODI ranking.