ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2: Oman beat Nepal by 18 runs
In the opening match of this round of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2: Oman beat Nepal by 18 runs.
Nepal 179 (Sharad Vesawkar 55, Dipendra Singh Airee 36; Zeeshan Maqsood 3-33, Kaleemullah 2-22, Bilal Khan 2-36)
Oman 197 – 9 (Mohammad Nadeem 69, Sandeep Goud 33; Khatri-Chhetri 4-47, Bhari 3-14)
Result - Oman won by 18 runs
Heartbreak for Nepal in their first ODI on home soil. They are bowled out for 179, as Oman fight back to claim victory by 18 runs in the first match of the latest #CWCL2 round.— ICC (@ICC) February 5, 2020
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Nepal won the toss and decided to field against Oman at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur today.
Oman scored 197 – 9 with Mohammad Nadeem 69 and Sandeep Goud 33 top scoring and Khatri-Chhetri 4-47 and Bhari 3-14 the stars with the ball for Nepal.
In reply, Nepal fell an agonisingly 18 runs short in the run chase scoring 179 with Sharad Vesawkar 55 and Dipendra Singh Airee 36 th etop run getters and Zeeshan Maqsood 3-33, Kaleemullah 2-22 and Bilal Khan 2-36 th emain wicket takers for Oman.
Nepal - Gyanendra Malla(c), Dipendra Singh Airee, Paras Khadka, Sandeep Lamichhane, Karan KC, Aarif Sheikh, Binod Bhandari(wk), Avinash Bohara, Sushan Bhari, Rohit Paudel, Sharad Vesawkar
Oman - Jatinder Singh, Khawar Ali, Zeeshan Maqsood(c), Suraj Kumar(wk), Aqib Ilyas, Sandeep Goud, Mohammad Nadeem, Muhammad Naseem, Badal Singh, Kaleemullah, Bilal Khan
Start Time: 03:30
Toss: Nepal won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur
Officials: Chettithody Shamsuddin, Buddhi Pradhan, Durga Subedi, Neeyamur Rahul
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