The biggest prize money tournament to be organized.
After Dhangadi Premier League the biggest prize money tournament to be organized in Nepal. Recently Dhangadi Premier League ended in the positive note that any big tournaments can be organized in Nepal from privet sectors as well. After the one months of the completion of the T20 cricket tournament which was the biggest prize tournament before Prime Minister cup was organized, is just finished. That was a T20 format tournament which was played between 8 teams of different parts of Nepal. The tournament was won by the team Dhangadi Chauraha which was led by Paras Khadka.
The Prime Minister Cup tournament is just announced as the biggest prize money tournament of nation. The tournament will be played in 50-50 over format. The tournament will start from Jestha 9 in the Tribhuwan University cricket ground. The tournament will run up to Jestha 24. The tournament will consist of the total 8 teams which will represent the five development regions of Nepal and three teams will be from the Nepal Army, Nepal Police and Armed Police teams.
The five teams will be as follows: Nepal Army, Nepal Police, Armed Police, Eastern Development Region, Central Development Region, Western Development Region, Mid Western Development Region and Far Western Development Region.
The tournament is sponsored by Ruslan, e-Sewa, Citizens bank and Hotel Mulberry. This is taken as the good step for the development of Nepali cricket after the CAN was reformed and is under control of ICC currently.