Nepali Cricket Team To Play Asia Cup Qualifiers 2018

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Nepali cricket of no doubt has been in a tremendous pace since past years. Players are giving their best performance and accumulating achievements after achievements. One more accolade listed to the Nepali Team and the country, Nepal has been selected to play qualifier for Asia Cup. Sharad Vesawkar the middle-order batsman is out of the squad due to the fracture in the right hand’s little finger along with the long serving past master Shakti Gauchan, who just announced the retirement.

A 19 man squad has been finalized under head coach Jagat Tornatta for the camp from which 15 players will be selected to play in the Asia Cup Qualifiers 2018. The game will start from August 14, 2018 and the team then as a whole will move towards Sri Lanka for the 3 practice matches. Paras Khadka will be caption of the team.

Players selected for the team Asia Cup Qualifiers Nepal 2018 are listed below.

1. Paras Khadka (c)
2. Gyanendra Malla
3. Sandeep Lamichhane
4. Lalit Bhandari
5. Karan KC
6. Sagar Pun
7. Rohit Kumar Poudel
8. Anil Kumar Sah
9. Basant Regmi
10. Binod Bhandari
11. Dipendra Singh Aireee
12. Lalit Narayan Rajbanshi
13. Md. Arif Sheikh
14. Sunil Dhamala
15. Subash Khakurel
16. Sompal Kami
17. Kishor Mahato
18. Sushan Bhari
19. Pradeep Airee

The team was however, selected in the absence of Cricket Association of Nepal and selection committee. So, the head coach along with Paras Khadka selected the team to play from Aug 29 to Sep 6 in Malaysia.

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To constantly encourage the Nepali Cricket Team, its added height and benefit to the country as of now and more in the upcoming days, government should provide them some incentives as a matter of pride and should increase resources for the players to develop and master their skills. Stadium is not up to the mark for the players to practice, there is no proper diet and nutrition for  the players and main important matter to be focused on is to develop individual skills of personnel.