Left arm spinner
of the Nepali U-19
cricket team Shahab
Alam has been called for the training with senior national side for match
against Hong Kong on ICC World Cricket League Championship to be held in Hong
Kong on October 13 and 15.
Alam has been called in place of veteran left arm spinner Shakti Gauchan
who has informed coach Jagat Tamatta and captain Paras Khadka about his unavailability
for Hong Kong tour as his Piles has not be fully cured.
Alam is in close camp of U19 who are participating in U19 Asia Cup Qualifiers
to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 8th to 17th November. Alam who took
12 wickets in five matches he played during recently held ICC U19 World Cup
Qualifiers held at Singapore will join National side with his team mates
Sandeep Lamichhane and Dipendra Singh Airee after returning from Malaysia.
team has sent email for an approval to ICC for replacing Alam in place of Gauchan.