Nepal Cricket Team Gains ODI Status

After Afghanistan’s rapid rise to prominence in limited-overs cricket, Nepal took a massive step forward after achieving One-day International status, after their victory over Papua New Guinea.

Nepal defeated the Pacific nation by six wickets in a playoff game in the ICC World Cup Qualifier being held in Zimbabwe, achieving the distinction for the first time.
Source- Hindustan Times
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Exams-
  • Prime Minister of Nepal- Khadga Prasad Oli.
  • Currency of Nepal- Nepalese rupee.
  • Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal.