Nary Thapa won the Youth Player of the Year award at the NSJF Pulsar Sports Awards 2067.

Nary Thapa   
Nepal Women’s Cricket Team Captain
Born June 3, 1992, Nepal
Current age 19 years 107 days
Major teams Nepal Women
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium

Nary Thapa is the Nepal captain. She also leads the country’s domestic champions Nepalganj. Not satisfied with that much responsibilty, Thapa also finds time to play and win badminton games at the national level. She led Nepal in their first-ever international tournament in the Asian Cricket Council women’s tournament at Johor in Malaysia where they lost to Bangladesh in the final. The Nepal government awarded NPR 10,000 (US$ 153) to each of the 14 players and the coach for their achievement.

Thapa had a successful tournament as a bowler and won the Bowler-of-the-tournament award for topping the wickets table with 12 dismissals at 2.75.

Photo by: Republica

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