Against Netherlands, he thrived to take wicket in his very first over. In the third ball of the first over, Wesley Bareesi was dismissed by Sompal. Again in the second ball of third over, he took the wicket of Ben Cooper to complete the landmark of 50 wickets in List-A cricket. The 24 years old right handed medium pacer also took 4 wickets conceding only 24 runs in the match.
Debuting in 2014 against UAE, Sompal has written his name to become the first player from Nepal to take 50 wickets in List-A cricket too. At an average of 26.63, Sompal has taken 52 wickets in 37 List-A matches.
Sompal is followed by Basanta Regmi in the list of highest wicket taker in list-A cricket for Nepal. Basant is only 4 wickets away from 50 wickets in List-A cricket. The third position is taken by Sandeep Lamichhane with 42 wickets from 21 matches.
List of highest wicket takers in List-A cricket for Nepal