Sandwip Lamichane appointed as Nepal Captain!
CRICDOT DESK : Nepal Cricket Poster Boy Sandwip Lamichane appointed as Nepal Captain as the Nepal Cricket Association has given the big responsibility of this leg spinner. At just 21 years old, Sandwip Lamichane will lead the Nepal national team.
Gyanendra Malla and Dipendra Singh were the captains and co-captains of the Nepal national team respectively. Malla has scored a half-century in Nepal’s last two ODIs. On the other hand, Dipendra Singh was in great rhythm in T20. Even after that, Nepal Cricket has removed them from the responsibility.
The cricketers have been struggling with the Nepal Cricket Association for some time now. Gyanendra Malla and Dipendra Singh are playing the biggest role behind this. This is the main reason why Nepal Cricket has removed them from responsibility.
Sandwip Lamichane has experience playing in almost all the franchise cricket leagues in the world. This star leg spinning all-rounder has fallen in IPL, BPL, Big Bash, PSL, CPL.
Sandwip Lamichane is not the first captain. He led Nepal Juba Dal in the 2018 Asia Cup and the following year in the Asian Cricket Council World Cup qualifiers. The young cricketer has captained Kathmandu Kings XI in the Everest Premier League, EPL, which was held for the first time this year.