Name

Paras Khadka

Age

34y and 02m

Born

October 24, 1987

Batting Style

Right-hand bat

Bowling Style

Right-arm offbreak

Playing Role

Allrounder

Paras Khadka (born 24 October 1987) is a former Nepalese cricketer and Captain (2009-2019) of the Nepal national team. Khadka is a right-handed batsman, a right-arm medium-fast bowler, and an occasional off-break bowler. He made his debut for Nepal against Malaysia in April 2004. He was one of the eleven cricketers to play in Nepal’s first-ever One Day International (ODI) match, against the Netherlands, in August 2018.

In 2009, Paras Khadka took over the national captaincy replacing legend Binod Das. On his captaincy, Nepal enjoyed success in ICC World Cricket League Division tournaments and achieved the ODI status on 15 March 2018. He also brought the nation to witness his team appearing in the 2014 ICC Twenty20 World Cup in Bangladesh.

Despite all his success, Paras announced he will step down as captain of Nepal’s national team on 15 October 2019.

On 3 August 2021, Khadka announced his retirement from international cricket bringing an end to the career of one of Nepal’s greatest cricketers and its most successful captain.

Updated on 3 August 2021

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Debut Matches - Player

ODI Matches

Debut
Nepal v Netherlands, 01/08/2018
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T20I Matches

Debut
Nepal v Hong Kong at Chittagong, 16/03/2014
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List A Matches

Debut
Nepal v UAE, 13/01/2014
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Player Facts

His last ODI match was against the USA on 12 February 2020.