Kathmandu – Nepalese Senior National Cricket team is set to travel to Sri Lanka on 12th October for the preparation of ICC World Cricket League Division 3 tournament to be held in Malaysia from 23 to 30 October.
“Nepal team under Coach Pubudu Dassanayake will play practice matches before they travel directly to Malaysia on 21st October”, Uttam Karmacharya, the acting secretary of Cricket Association of Nepal said.
The schedule for the tour is yet to published by CAN.
Meanwhile, SL Cricket’s Executive Committee has approved tours by the top four Asian Associates Afghanistan, Hong Kong, Nepal and UAE. Hong Kong and Nepal will be the first ACC touring team where they will play four three day-matches against SLC representative sides, along with a 50 over game and three Twenty20 Internationals in November.
“I am grateful for this opportunity and looking forward to play the first ever T20I series as well as the three-day games in Sri Lanka”, Nepal’s coach Dassanayake told to ACC.
The two teams will be based at Kurunegala and Dambulla for their matches.