Sri Lanka Tour, Third Warm Up Match: Nepal vs Colts

Colts: 19/1 in 3 Overs

After winning back to back two warm up matches in Sri Lanka, Nepal will wrap up the Sri Lanka tour with their last warm match against Colts Cricket Club on 26th of August. Nepal had defeated Army Cricket Club by 67 runs. Similarly, Nepal produced another impressive victory in their second match against Bloomfiled Cricket Club. Nepal defeated they by 176 runs.

Match  Nepal vs Colts Cricket Club
Date/Time August 26/ 10:15 AM
Venue Colts Club Ground
Tournament Third Warm Up Match
Live Here

The live score of the match will be provided by the Technical Analyst of Nepali Cricket Team. Raman Shiwakoti will provide score in his Facebook page. The link to his page is in upper block.

Team News

After a convincing victory in the second warm up match, it is possible that Jagat Tamata will make few changes again in the squad.

  • Opener Problems still a mystery 
  • Gyanendra Malla could play after missing the second warm up

The opening partnership is yet to make impacts in the squad. Nepal played with two different set of openers in their both warm match. However, neither of them produced good result. Subash-Gyanedra partnership failed in the first warm up whereas, Subash-Anil shah partnership failed to make descent start. Therefore it is certain Tamata will come up with another set of pairs in the third match.

Photo: Raman Shiwakoti

Similarly, the vice captain, Gyanendra Malla shall be included in the squad for the third warm up match as he had missed the second one.

Nepal is currently preparing for the Asia Cup Qualifiers in Malaysia. Malaysia is hosting the qualifier from 29th of August. The winner of the competition will join India and Pakistan in the Asia Cup 2018.


Nepali Team: Paras Khadka, Binod Bhandari, Sagar Pun, Gyanendra Malla, Basanta Regmi, Dipendra Singh Airee, Gyanendra Malla, Karan KC, Lalit Singh Bhandari, Lalit Narayan Rajbanshi, Aarif Sheikh, Sompal Kami, Anil Sah and Subash Khakurel.

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