Asian Premier League T20... A start of new era in Nepal cricket. It's a new beginning for young cricketers who were not in limelight but they are very talented. Now they have a platform to come in the limelight to show their talent.Total 6 teams will participate in this tournament across the Asia.
- Afghanistan bulls
- Bangladesh Tigers
- Dubai Warriors
- Indian stars
- Sri Lanka Lions
- Nepal Storm
Every team is consisting of well-known international players which will showcase their talents once again. Naved ul Rana Hasan, Imran Najir are from Pakistan, Stuart McGill from Australia, Justin Kemp from South Africa will be the focus of this tournament.
Many players from Dubai and famous clubs have joined the teams as they got their place in the auction. Some juniors got a chance to join the teams from Indian cricket clubs too. This event is happy to have Anchor like Karishma Kotak. Who has been a part reality shows like Big Boss and the most important event of India that is IPL( Indian Premier League) as well as KPL ( Karnataka Premier League), Her amazing skills and presentation made it marvelous and fabulous.
The crowd is enjoying the each moment of the match. I found one beautiful thing after this tournament and that is a start of a craze for cricket in Nepali citizens involvement of local citizen and their interest has a positive impact on Nepal cricket, this is going to be the new boost for cricket here.
The league has completed the league stage and Indian stars are out of the tournament. Dubai Warriors just won 1 match out of 4 and Dubai’s next match will be the do or die situation for Dubai Warriors to stay in the tournament.
Nepal Storms leading the points table and qualified for the semi-finals. The commentary of former Indian cricketer Atul Wassan is hopefully good part of the tournament. His words explain every part of the game as a good expert. The tournament is as a cricket fever in Kathmandu now. Everybody is waiting for the semi-finals.
League chairman R.S Dandiwal took this league from imagination to practicality. His excellent execution skills as an organizer and seems like a cricket loving person in the tough condition of Nepal. The whole tournament came with unexpected results and viewers are waiting for impressive results. Hope this tournament will help to boost cricket in Nepal.
Tribhuwan International Cricket ground Kathmandu Nepal is the venue for this tournament. Sony Six is official broadcaster for the league. The first match played on 19 June and the last match will be on 3 July 2017.
We at Global Cricket Community Thank Mr. Amit Saroha for sending this article as well as some photos.
Amit Saroha (Team Mentor and Manager)