A younger,energetic and talented leggie from Nepal is on his way to make big for himself and for his nation.A 19-year old boy who had a dream to play for his country is now a salient for different franchise leagues around the globe.From making records for his country to poping his name in different record list of different internationals franchise tournaments, Sandeep Lamichanne had a substantial successful story on his pocket.
While the Nepalese Cricket fans(You and I) are aware of overall record held by Lamichhane throughout his Significant journey of International leagues, there are some records which sneak under the radar.It’s quite reasonable too because the Nepalese Spinner has created so many records that it is though to keep on eye in every individual record.
Well,you don’t have to go and look after tons of record list to find out those covered records that Sandeep Lamichhane has created. Here is list of those records during his journey in Carribbean Premier League(CPL).
Have a look to the five unknown record held by Sandeep Lamichhane in CPL
- First Ball Wicket On CPL Debut
Every Cricketer have imagined a dream debut during their early days.And grabbing a wicket on first ball of debut, nothing can give that level of goosebumps to any bowler around the world.Sandeep Lamichhane exactly had that feeling in Providence Stadium,Guyana when he dismissed Walton on his very first ball of CPL 2018.
Playing for St kitts and Nevis patriots in CPL 2018(debut year), Sandeep had a record breaking start. Lamichhane picked up the ball and in next few second he struck with his first ball on CPL. A tossed up delivery to CAK Walton which he played straight to hands of Ben Cutting.Lamichhane pumped up immideatily for his ground breaking debut.
Further, Sandeep concluded his spell with 2 for just twelve runs on his four-over quota.
- Best Average
CPL 2018 was the tournament for Sandeep Lamichhane.Represanting St kitts and Nevis Patriots,Lamichhane also created all time best average for the team.Playing just five matches in the season, lamichhane posted the bowiling average of 15.14 which is best ever in the record list of St Kitts and Nevis Patriots.
Sandeep lamichhane ended 2018 season with 7 wickets in five matches with the economy of just 6.23.
- Two Maiden Overs
Although Sunil Narine is top among the most number of maiden overs bowled in the history of CPL, Sandeep lamichhane also can be seen in the list. With two maiden overs bowled in 2018 and 2019 season, Lamichhane register himself in the record list.
In his second match of 2018 season against Trinbago Knight Riders, he ended up with the figure of 1 for 17 with a maiden in 3 overs.
In 2019 Season, sandeep bowled a maiden over aginst Jamiaca Tallawahs grabbing a wicket in 3 overs.
- Breakthrough star
Sandeep lamichhane was awarded with titile ‘BREATHROUGH STAR’ in 2018.CPL Osacrs is conducted every year after the completion of the season where players are honoured with different titles.Nepalese leggie, who performed brilliantly, got the Breakthrough Star Crown.
- Marquee player
Sandeep lamichhane beacame the only cricketer from associate nation to marked as Marquee Player which simply means most valuable player.Lamichhane being drafted by Jamaica Tallawahs for 2020 season of CPl also got a label of Marquee Player.
The tallawahs, two-time champions will begin their campaign against St lucia Zouks in 2020 and Sandeep Lamichhane will definitely waiting to make a mark. There’s no doubt about that.