Namchi’sHRCC edge past Royal Dragon Cricket Club

Thursday, Oct 22, 2020 13:15 [IST]

Last Update: Thursday, Oct 22, 2020 07:38 [IST]

Namchi’sHRCC edge past Royal Dragon Cricket Club

SE Report
Himalayan Rivals Cricket Club Namchi defeated Royal Dragon Cricket Club by fours today in the pre-quarter-final tie of two-tier club cricket tournament organised by Sikkim Cricket Association, at Reshithang near here.
Batting first, HRCC Namchi were all-out for 131 runs in 29.5 overs, where Ruben Lepcha scored 46 runs in 61 balls and captain DipenPradhan scored 29 runs off 24 balls. Preteek Sharma took four wickets for RDCC, MdShahzafar Ansari took three and Aznoor Ansari grabbed wickets.
In the second innings, Royal Dragon Cricket Club scored 127 runs for the loss of nine wickets in 30 overs. Siddarth Prasad was the highest scorer for the side scoring 38 runs off 62 balls. DipenPradhan took three wickets, Ruben Lepcha and Mushtaq took two wickets each and Moses Gurung took one wicket.
HRCC won the match by four runs. Ruben Lepcha was announced man of the match for his 46 runs and two wickets.

Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Kms
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate:
  • Summer: Min- 13°C - Max 21°C
  • Winter: Min- 0.48°C - Max 13°C
  • Rainfall: 325 cms per annum
  • Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi