On Friday (September fifteenth), the Nepal Cricket Board(NCB) introduced their 15-member squad for the upcoming Asian Video games 2023 which is able to happen in China and can start from Saturday (September twenty third).
Nepal took within the ongoing Asia Cup 2023 and was positioned in Group A together with Pakistan and India. The small cricket nation ended its voyage within the Continental Cup after dropping the primary two video games in opposition to the 2 giants and didn’t qualify for the Tremendous Fours spherical of the event.
Within the inaugural sport of the Asia Cup 2023, Nepal took on Pakistan and misplaced the match by a large 238 runs. Within the first inning, Pakistan gave a goal of 343 runs after Babar Azam performed a 151-run knock from 131 balls with a strike fee of 115.27. Iftikhar Ahmed additionally scored 109 runs in 71 balls with a strike fee of 153.52.
Within the second inning of the match, Nepal didn’t chase the goal after Shadab Khan displayed high quality bowling.
Within the fifth group match of the Asia Cup 2023, Nepal performed in opposition to India and misplaced the match by 10 wickets. Within the first inning, the nation full of mountains went to bat first and gave a goal of 231 runs.
Aasif Sheikh performed a surprising knock of 58 runs from 97 balls. Sompal Kami additionally led the center order and scored 48 runs from 56 balls with a strike fee of 85.71.
Within the second inning, Mohammed Siraj led the bowling assault and scalped three wickets to dismiss the Nepal aspect. Ravindra Jadeja additionally picked up three wickets within the match.
Nepal’s 15-member squad for the upcoming Asian Video games 2023
Rohit Paudel (C), Karan KC, Pratis GC, Aasif Sheikh (Wk), Kushal Malla, Gulshan Jha, Sompal Kami, Sundeep Jora, Binod Bhandari, Kushal Bhurtel, Dipendra Singh Airee, Lalit Rajbanshi, Bibek Kumar Yadav, Abhinash Bohara, Sandeep Lamichhane.
Earlier than the beginning of the Asia Cup 2023, Nepal displayed a surprising efficiency in opposition to the United Arab Emirates within the twenty sixth match of the ODI World Qualifier the place they gained the sport by three wickets. The staff will probably be seeking to keep the shape within the upcoming win gold medal within the Asian Video games 2023.
On Wednesday (September twenty seventh), Nepal will play their first match of the Asian Video games in opposition to Mongolia at ZJUT Cricket Area, Hangzhou in China.