Chitwan Tigers vs Pokhara Rhinos EPL Final match will take place at Kiritipur Cricket Ground and will begin at 12:15 p.m. NST on Saturday.
Chitwan Tigers defeated Pokhara Rhinos by nine wickets in Qualifier 1 to advance to the final.
Chitwan Tigers finished first in the Everest Premier League 2021 points table, with four wins and one loss from five league matches.
Mohammad Shahzad leads the Chitwan Tigers in run-scoring with 196 runs at a strike rate of 132. He’s hit 25 fours and 8 sixes. B Sharki has also batted 133 times at a strike rate of 133.
S Dhakal has been the best bowler for Chitwan Tigers, taking 13 wickets with an average of 9 and an economy rate of 5.34.
Pokhara Rhinos defeated Bhairahawa Gladiators by 7 wickets in Qualifier 2 after losing to Chitwan Tigers by 9 wickets in Qualifier 1.
Pokhara Rhinos finished second in the Everest Premier League 2021 points table, with three wins and one loss from their five league matches.
RE Levi leads the Pokhara Rhinos in run-scoring with 155 runs at a strike rate of 150. He’s hit 16 fours and 9 sixes. B Yadav has also scored 112 runs at 121.
NK Yadav has been the best bowler for the Pokhara Rhinos, taking 7 wickets with an average of 18 and an economy rate of 7.00.
Date and Time: October 09, 2021 (Saturday), 12:30 pm NST
Venue: Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur
Intermittent clouds will be there throughout the duration of the game. There is a slight chance of rain during match-time as well. Temperatures will be around the 27-degree Celsius mark, while the humidity will be in the 60s.
The pitch has been an excellent one for batting. The team batting first has to score above 150-155 to pose any sort of threat to the opposition. Chasing should be the way forward.