World Cricket League 2: Nepal’s Must-Win Game Against UAE

World Cricket League 2: Nepal's Must-Win Game Against UAE

On March 12, 2023, Nepal will take on UAE in the World Cricket League 2 tournament. This match is of great importance to Nepal, as if they win this match they will secure ODI status for the next 4 years. The match will be played at the TU International Cricket Ground, and will start at 9:30 am Nepali time. The match will be broadcasted live on Kantipur TV on television, and also on the Ronsu TV app.

Nepal and UAE have faced each other 11 times in One Day Internationals, with UAE winning 6 matches and Nepal winning 5. This shows that both teams are evenly matched, and it promises to be an exciting contest.

Nepal is currently on the 5th position in the World Cricket League 2 with 33 matches played, 16 wins and 15 losses, with 34 points. They are just two points away from securing ODI status, which makes this match a must-win for them.

In their previous match, Nepal played against PNG and won by 52 runs. Nepal set a big target of 298, with opener Kushal Bhurtel and Asif Sheikh putting on a partnership of 110 runs for the 1st wicket. Asif Sheikh scored a century in that match, which helped Nepal win convincingly.



Nepal is likely to go into the match against UAE with the same team that played against PNG, as they want to keep the winning momentum going.

On the other hand, UAE has a strong team and they will be looking to win the match and deny Nepal the ODI status. Their squad includes Muhammad Waseem, Vriitya Aravind, Chundangapoyil Rizwan, Aryan Lakra, Rohan Mustafa, Asif Khan, Alishan Sharafu, Hazrat Bilal, Junaid Siddique, Karthik Meiyappan, Zahoor Khan, Rahul Bhatia, Sabir Ali Rao, and Aayan Afzal Khan.

Nepal’s squad for the match includes Kushal Bhurtel, Asif Sheikh, Kushal Malla, Gyanendra Malla, Rohit Paudel, Bhim Sharki, Dipendra Singh Airee, Aarif Sheikh, Sandeep Lamichhane, Karan KC, Sompal Kami, Pratis GC, Lalit Rajbanshi, Sundeep Jora, and Gulsan Jha.

Overall, it promises to be a thrilling encounter between Nepal and UAE, and the result of this match will have a significant impact on Nepal’s cricketing future.

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