The Cricket Association of Nepal has officially revealed the Nepali team for the upcoming tri-nation series. This T20 series is scheduled to take place in Kathmandu starting on October 18 and will feature Nepal, UAE, and Hong Kong as the competing teams.
Under the captaincy of Rohit Paudel, a 19-member Nepali squad has been named for this tournament. The team includes players such as Aasif Sheikh, Kushal Bhurtel, Kushal Malla, Dipendra Airee, Sundeep Jora, Gulsan Jha, Sompal Kami, Karan KC, Pratish GC, Lalit Rajbanshi, Abinash Bohra, Bibek Yadav, Sagar Dhakal, Binod Bhandari, Lokesh Bam, Surya Tamang, and Shyam Dhakal ( Mausam )
The first match is set to take place on October 18th, where Nepal will face off against UAE. Following that, on October 19th, Nepal will compete against Hong Kong in the second match.
On Octoer 21st, Nepal will play their second match against Hong Kong, while Hong Kong and UAE will go head-to-head on October 22nd. This will be followed by a clash between Nepal and UAE on October 23rd, and a match between Hong Kong and UAE on October 25. Six matches will be held at the Mulpani International Cricket Ground, with the final match scheduled for the TU International Cricket Ground in Kirtipur.
Fixture of Nepal T20 Triangular Series 2023
|October 18, 2023||Nepal vs UAE||1:00 PM||Mulpani International Cricket Ground|
|October 19, 2023||Hong Kong vs Nepal||11:00 AM||Mulpani International Cricket Ground|
|October 21, 2023||Nepal vs Hong Kong||11:00 AM||Mulpani International Cricket Ground|
|October 22, 2023||Hong Kong vs UAE||11:00 AM||Mulpani International Cricket Ground|
|October 23, 2023||Nepal vs UAE||11:00 AM||Mulpani International Cricket Ground|
|October 25, 2023||Hong Kong vs UAE||1:00 PM||Mulpani International Cricket Ground|
|October 27, 2023||Finals||11:00 AM||TU International Cricket Ground|
Subsequently, the T20 World Cup Qualifiers are slated to commence on October 30th, featuring eight teams vying for a spot in the World Cup. The top two teams from this competition will secure their place in the World Cup.