NEP vs NED in Tri Nation Series: Nepal defeats Netherlands by 9 wickets in Tri-Nation opener

NEP vs NED in Tri Nation Series: Nepal defeats Netherlands by 9 wickets in Tri-Nation opener
NEP vs NED in Tri Nation Series: Nepal defeats Netherlands by 9 wickets in Tri-Nation opener

NEP vs NED Tri-Nation series – Nepal defeats Netherlands: Host Nepal has opened their Tri-Nations Series campaign with very dominating display as they registered nine-wicket victory over pre-tournament favourites the Netherlands. Full capacity crowd of 12,000 fans attended the match.

NEP vs NED Tri-Nation series – Nepal defeats Netherlands: A disciplined bowling effort saw Nepal hold the Dutch to 136-4, before young openers Kushal Bhurtel and Aasif Sheikh, both on international debut, combined for Nepal’s highest-ever opening stand in T20Is to put the game to bed.

The Netherlands, coming out of winter hibernation without the benefit of domestic or international cricket ahead of this first match, had looked as rusty with the bat as they would with the ball.

Also Read: Nepal tri-series: Nepal hosts big T20 cricket extravaganza, Where and how to watch, schedule, teams

NEP vs NED in Tri Nation Series: Nepal defeats Netherlands by 9 wickets in Tri-Nation opener

NEP vs NED Tri-Nation series – Nepal defeats Netherlands: A total of seven matches will be played in the Tri-Nation series featuring Nepal, Netherlands, and Malaysia between April 17th to 24th. The series will follow a double round-robin format, with the top two teams facing off in the final on the 24th of April.

Nepal last played international matches at the ACC Eastern Regional T20 in Bangkok in March 2020. IPL and BBL star Sandeep Lamichhane will also feature in the tri-series after being unsold at the IPL 2021 Auction.

The Netherlands, on the other hand, has not played international cricket since winning the T20 World Cup Qualifier held in Dubai in November 2019. There are several youngsters in their squad, accompanied by a handful of familiar faces like Pieter Seelaar, Max O’Dowd, Paul van Meekeren, and Ben Cooper.

IPL 2021 NEP vs NED Dream11 Team Prediction LIVE Match Details

Match: Nepal vs Netherlands, Tri-nation series, 2021
Date: Saturday, April 17, 2021
Time: 1 PM IST
Venue: TU Cricket Ground, Nepal

Nepal Tri-Nation series Full Schedule

1st T20I: Nepal vs Netherlands on April 17 at TU Cricket Ground, Nepal- 1PM IST
2st T20I: Malaysia vs Netherlands on April 18 at TU Cricket Ground, Nepal- 12PM IST
3rd T20I: Nepal vs Malaysia on April 19 at TU Cricket Ground, Nepal- 1PM IST
4th T20I: Nepal vs Netherlands on April 20 at TU Cricket Ground, Nepal- 1PM IST
5th T20I: Malaysia vs Netherlands on April 21 at TU Cricket Ground, Nepal- 12PM IST
6th T20I: Nepal vs Malaysia on April 22 at TU Cricket Ground, Nepal- 1PM IST

Finals: TBA vs TBA on April 24 at TU Cricket Ground, Nepal- 1PM IST

NEP vs NED in Tri Nation Series: Nepal defeats Netherlands by 9 wickets in Tri-Nation opener

Advertisement