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T20 history of Nepal

Nepal are in the verge of participating in their third ICC T20 World Cup Qualifiers which will be held jointly at Scotland and Ireland from July 9 with the hope of making their way to second consecutive ICC T20 World Cup which will be held in India in 2016.

 

In the last edition of T20 Qualifiers held at Dubai Nepal defeated Hong Kong to book their ticket to ICC T20 World Cup held in Bangladesh on March 2014.

 

Nepal finished third in the tournament defeating host country UAE by five wickets in 3rd place play off held at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. This the best performance so far Nepal has produced in T20 Qualifiers.

 

In the 2012 edition Nepal finished seventh place defeating Papua New Guinea defeating by six wickets in the 7th place play off. Nepal finished 5th position in their group stage and was denied their place for maiden T20 World Cup in their maiden T20 World Cup Qualifiers.

 

Nepal has so far played 19 matches in T20 World Cup Qualifiers from 2012 edition and 2013 edition. Out of those 19 matches Nepal has won eleven matches while lost eight. In 2012 edition Nepal played nine matches where they won five and lost four matches. Likewise in 2013 edition they played 10 matches where they were able to make six matches in their favor while in four they could not win matches.

 

Here are the list of matches Nepal has played in T20 World Cup Qualifiers

 

T20 World Cup Qualifiers – 2012

 

Nepal VS Hong Kong

March 13, 2012

Nepal :- 130 for 6 in 20 Overs

Hong Kong :- 102 for 9 in 20 Overs

Nepal won the match by 28 runs

 

Nepal VS Denmark

March 14, 2012

Denmark :- 82 for 10 in 19.1 Overs

Nepal :- 85 for 1 in 12.4 Overs

Nepal won the match by 9 wickets

 

Nepal VS Papua New Guinea

March 15, 2012

Papua New Guinea :- 137 for 8 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 102 for 8 in 20 Overs

Nepal lost the match by 35 runs

 

Nepal VS Afghanistan

March 16, 2012

Afghanistan :- 157 for 6 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 123 for 6 in 20 Overs

Nepal lost the match by 34 runs

 

Nepal VS Bermuda

March 18, 2012

Nepal :- 151 for 6 in 20 Overs

Bermuda :- 127 for 5 in 20 Overs

Nepal won the match by 24 runs

 

Nepal VS Netherlands

March 19, 2012

Nepal :- 85 for 7 in 20 Overs

Netherlands :- 86 for 4 in 13.5 Overs

Nepal lost the match by 6 wickets

 

Nepal VS Canada

March 20, 2012

Canada :- 101 for 8 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 83 for 10 in 18.2 Overs

Nepal lost the match by 18 runs

 

Nepal VS Kenya

March 22, 2012

Kenya :- 139 for 4 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 141 for 5 in 19.4 Overs

Nepal won the match by 5 wickets

 

Nepal VS Papua New Guinea

March 23, 2012

 Papua New Guinea :- 129 for 5 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 133 for 4 in 19.5 Overs

Nepal won the match by six wickets

 

 

T20 World Cup Qualifiers – 2013

 

Nepal VS Denmark

November 15, 2013

Denmark :- 79 for 10 in 19.4 Overs

Nepal :- 80 for 5 in 13.1 Overs

Nepal won the match by 5 wickets

 

Nepal VS Kenya

November 16, 2013

Kenya :- 182 for 7 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 186 for 4 in 19.4 Overs

Nepal won the match by 6 wickets

 

Nepal VS Scotland

November 18, 2013

Nepal :- 137 for 7 in 20 Overs

Scotland :- 138 for 2 in 19.2 Overs

Nepal lost the match by 8 wickets

 

Nepal VS Papua New Guinea

November 19, 2013

Papua New Guinea :- 140 for 6 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 141 for 3 in 18.2 Overs

Nepal won the match by 7 wickets

 

Nepal VS Netherlands

November 20, 2013

Nepal :- 107 for 6 in 20 Overs

Netherlands :- 110 for 5 in 16.2 Overs

Nepal lost the match by 5 wickets

 

Nepal VS Afghanistan

November 22, 2013

Nepal :- 73 for 3 in 7 Overs

Afghanistan: – 78 for 1 in 6.2 Overs

Nepal lost the match by 9 wickets (Match was reduced to 7 overs per side because of rain.)

 

Nepal VS Bermuda

November 23, 2013

Nepal :- 148 for 8 in 20 Overs

Bermuda :- 127 for 10 in 19.2 Overs

Nepal won the match by 21 runs

 

Nepal VS Hong Kong

November 27, 2013

Hong Kong :- 143 for 8 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 144 for 5 in 20 Overs

Nepal won the match by 5 wickets

 

Nepal VS Afghanistan

November 29. 2013

Nepal :- 90 for 8 in 20 Overs

Afghanistan :- 96 for 3 in 14.2 Overs

Afghanistan won the match by 7 wickets

 

Nepal VS UAE

November 30, 2013

UAE :- 131 for 5 in 20 Overs

Nepal :- 133 for 5 in 19.2 Overs

Nepal won the match by 5 wickets

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