Cricnepal/Kathmandu – Nepali National Cricket Team will be traveling to India tomorrow for practice matches ahead of ACC T20 Trophy and ICC World Cricket League Division 3 to be held in kathmandu and Bermuda respectively.
“Nepali team has a busy schedule this season and for that purpose we need to gear up and have a good form to meet our challenges”, Coach Pubudu Dassanayake told. “We are good in bowling and fielding and recently Batters have shown good temperament and confidence in the recent tournaments. We still need some exposure in batting so the focus will be more on batting on this tour”, he further added.
Players were on the close camp for the last five weeks at Tribhuvan University Ground, Kirtipur and will be traveling to Delhi to play 10 matches. They will play 4 One Days Matches and 6 T20s against the Academy and Clubs.
18 players has been selected for the tour and Coach is confident and excited to see the boys being exposed with the local teams. Captain Paras Khadka, Wicketkeeper Subash Khakurel, Sagar Pun, Gyanendra Malla, Prithu Baskota, Pradeep Airee, Binod Bhandari, Basanta Regmi, Sarad Veswaskar, Shakti Gauchan, Chandra Saud, Amrit Bhattarai, Sanjam Regmi, Manjit Shrestha, Anil Mandal, Rahul Viswakarma, Jitendra Mukhiya & Ramnaresh Giri are in the squad.
Itinerary for Delhi Tour
|February 23 – March 10, 2013|
|23rd February, Saturday||Arrival to Delhi|
|24th February, Sunday||D.I. Khan Coaching Centre||One Day|
|25th February, Monday||Vijay Dahiya Academy||One Day|
|26th February, Tuesday||Rest Day||One Day|
|27th February, Wednesday||Telefunken Coaching Centre|
|28th February, Thursday||Dronacharya Club – Delhi Blues||One Day|
|1st March, Friday||DDCA ‘A’ Team||T20|
|2nd March, Saturday||Rest Day|
|3rd March, Sunday||Bharat Nagar Coaching Centre||T20|
|4th March, Monday||Talwar Cricket Academy||T20|
|5th March, Tuesday||Rest Day|
|6th March, Wednesday||Surendra Khanna Academy||T20|
|7th March, Thursday||Rest Day|
|8th March, Friday||Vidya Jain Academy||T20|
|9th March, Saturday||TBC||T20|
|10th March, Sunday||Departure from Delhi|