Nepal is going to play 4 preparation matches for ICC World T20 Qualifiers against Netherlands.
Watch Nepal Vs Netherlands T20 series 2015 Live streaming HERE.
You can also watch T20 world cup live streaming from HERE.
Nepal reaches Netherlands on 30th June. The first match is to be held on the same day. 2nd , 3rd and 4th matches are scheduled to be on 1st, 2nd and 3rd July respectively.
Netherlands is the ODI playing Nation which is why Nepal will have to present itself strongly if it is going to win the match against Netherlands.
Nepal Vs Netherlands 2015 Fixture, Time Table, Date and Venue
1st T20I Match
Netherlands vs Nepal on 30th June 2015 on VRA Cricket Ground of Amstelveen at 15:00 GMT, 8:45 PM Nepali Time
2nd T20I Match
Netherlands vs Nepal on 1st July 2015 on VRA Cricket Ground of Amstelveen at 15:00 GMT, 8:45 PM Nepali Time
3rd T20I Match
Netherlands vs Nepal on 2nd July 2015 on Hazelaarweg Stadium of Rotterdam at 15:00 GMT, 8:45 PM Nepali Time
Netherlands vs Nepal on 3rd July 2015 on Hazelaarweg Stadium of Rotterdam at 15:00 GMT, 8:45 PM Nepali Time
Thus, 2 games would be played on VRA Cricket Ground and remaining two would be played on Hazelaarweg Stadium of Rotterdam.
Nepal Team Members (Squad)
CAN has announced the name of total 15 players who will be playing T20 Qualifiers match. The Squad will be led by Captain Paras Khadka.
Paras Khadka (captain), Gyanendra Malla (vice-captain), Subash Khakurel (wicket keeper), Som Pal Kami, Shakti Gauchan, Binod Bhandari, Sagar Pun, Sharad Vesawkar, Basant Regmi, Karan KC, Rajesh Pulami Magar, Siddhant Lohani, Pradeep Airee, Jitendra Mukhiya and Anil Mandal. Siddhant was able to register his name in Senior Team for the first time.
NETHERLANDS Team Members (Squad)
Peter Borren (captain), Rahil Ahmed, Wesley Barresi, Mudassar Bukhari, Ben Cooper, Vivian Kingma, Ahsan Malik, Stephan Myburgh, Max O’Dowd, Michael Rippon, Timm van der Gugten, Paul van Meekeren, Thijs van Schelven, Pieter Seelaar, Michael Swart
Nepal debuted in World Twenty 20 cricket in 2014 that was held in Bangladesh but they could not go beyond the group stage. Nepal was allowed T20 International status in June 2014. Netherlands is statistically bit strong than Nepal as Team from Netherlands has already got experience of playing in three ICC T20 World Cups.
Nepal had recently trained in Dharmasala of India from 5th June where they had won both of the practice matches. After preparation matches in Netherland, Nepalese Cricket team and Cricket team of Netherlands will visit Ireland and Scotland to play ICC World T20 Qualifiers match 2016 . The ICC World T20 Qualifiers match will be held from 9th July to 26th July.
ICC World T20 Qualifiers match 2016 Facts
Total 14 teams will participate in ICC World T20 Qualifiers Match. The Teams will be divided into groups and there will be total 51 matches. The top six teams will be allowed to play in T20 World Cup 2016. Two teams that get to the top of the groups will be automatically qualified to play ICC World Cup T20 2016 while the remaining four teams have to play cross over matches to get selected for the ICC World Cup T20 2016 which is to be held in India from 11th March to 3rd April 2016.
TV Channels Broadcasting LIVE Nepal VS Netherlands T20 2015
If you are from India, you can watch the match from Star Sports Channel as it will be LIVE TELECASTING Nepal Vs Netherlands Matches. Similarly, Nepal Television is also supposed to be telecasting the live match while in Afghanistan, you can watch the match from LEMAR TV. If you are in Netherlands, you can watch the match from Sports1 Channel which is the official sports cahnnel of Netherlands. If you are from European country, you can watch the match from ESPN Sports.
Preview of Nepal Vs Netherlands Team
If Nepal is known for its bowling attack, Netherlands is famous for its strong batting order. The bowlers from Nepal have always been playing the key role in winning any given match. Along with bowling, Nepalese are equally known for their outstanding fielding where they give no room for any error.
Watch Scorecard and commentary of Netherlands vs Nepal match from HERE.
Player Profile of Nepal Team
Paras Khadka- Born on 24th October 1987, he is currently 27 yrs old. He is the right hand batsman, right-arm medium fast bowler and he is the captain of Nepal Cricket Team. His debut match on T20 I match was in Hongkong Vs Nepal at Chittagong on 16th March 2014.
Gyanendra Malla – Born on 16th September 1990, he is the vice captain of Nepal Cricket team. He is the right hand batsman.
Pradeep Airee- Born on 1st September 1992, he is currently 22yrs old. He is the right hand batsman and right-arm medium bowler. His debut match on List A was in Scotland Vs Nepal at Queenstown on 16th Jan 2014.
Binod Bhandari- Born on 25th Jan 1990 in Kanchanpur, he is currently 25yrs old. He is the right hand batsman, right-arm bowler. His debut match on T20 I match was in Hongkong Vs Nepal at Chittagong on 16th March 2014.
Shakti Gauchan- Born on 22nd April 1984 in Rupandehi, he is currently 31yrs old. He is the right hand batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler. His debut match on T20 I match was in Hongkong Vs Nepal at Chittagong on 16th March 2014.
Karan KC– Born on 10th October 1991 in Sigana VDC, Baglung, he is currently 23yrs old. He is the all rounder player. He is the right hand batsman and right arm fast bowler. His debut match on List A was on Nepal Vs Uganda at Windhoek in 17th Jan 2015.
Subash Khakurel- Born on 7th April 1993, he is currently 22 yrs old. He is the right hand batsman and the wicket keeper of Nepal. His debut match on T20 I match was in Hongkong Vs Nepal at Chittagong on 16th March 2014.
Rajesh Pulami Magar- Born on 27th August 1992, he is the right hand Batsman and legbreak googly bowler.
Anil Mandal– Born on 5th February 1991, he is the right hand Batsman.
Jitendra Mukhiya- Born on 22nd Nov 1992, he is the right hand batsman and right- arm medium- fast bowler.
Basant Regmi- Born on 6th April 1986, he is left handed batsman and a slow left-arm orthodox bowler.
Sagar Pun- Born on 1st March 1993, he is the right hand batsman and right-arm offbreak bowler.
Sompal Kami– Born on 2nd Feb 1996, he is the right hand batsman and right -arm fast-medium bowler.
Sharad Vesawakar– Born on 6th October 1988, he is the right hand batsman and right-arm offbreak bowler.