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Nepal Selects Preliminary Squad of 32 for ICC WC League 2!

The final squad will play a tri-series against hosts Oman and the USA.



Nepal Selects Preliminary Squad of 32 for ICC WC League 2!

The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has announced the preliminary squad of 32 cricketers for the closed camp training for the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 tri-series in March.

Oman will host the tri-series, and Nepal and the USA are the remaining two teams.

The CAN selection committee, in coordination with the new head coach Dav Whatmore, has selected the squad that included several fresh faces who excelled in the recently held Prime Minister’s Cup National Cricket Tournament.


Nepal World Cup Preliminary Squad of 32 Players:

Prithu Baskota, Bikram Sob, Saurabh Khanal, Rohit Paudel, Shahab Alam, Rajesh Pulami, Sandeep Jora, Kamal Singh Airee, Asif Sheikh, Sushan Bhari, Kushal Bhurtel, Lalit Rajbanshi, Sunil Dhamala, Bibek Yadav, Ram Naresh Giri, Hari Shankar Shah, Krishna Karki, Arjun Kumal, Khadak Bohara, Pawan Sarraf, Anuj Chunara, Aarif Sheikh, Sharad Veshawkar, Dipendra Singh Airee, Abinash Bohara, Kushal Malla, Sompal Kami, Sandeep Lamichhane, Karan KC, Paras Khadka, Binod Bhandari, and Gyanendra Malla

Prithu Baskota, Bibek Yadav, Anuj Chunara, Saurav Khanal, Ram Naresh Giri, Sunil Dhamala, and Krishna Karki are some of the emerging players included in the squad.

Also Read: Dav Whatmore appointed Nepal head coach

Among the 32 players, 14 players were in the squad for the previous League 2 tri-series held in Nepal. They are:

  • Gyanendra Malla (captain)
  • Dipendra Singh Airee (vice-captain)
  • Paras Khadka
  • Sandeep Lamichhane
  • Karan KC
  • Aarif Sheikh
  • Binod Bhandari
  • Abinash Bohara
  • Kushal Malla
  • Kamal Singh Airee
  • Sushan Bhari
  • Rohit Kumar Paudel
  • Sharad Vesawkar
  • Lalit Narayan Rajbanshi

This is the second tri-series for Nepal of the total nine tri-series in League 2.

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