Nepali women cricketers will be returning to battle ground in Thailand after a 13-month break from the international cricket!
The Nepal women cricket team will be participating in Thailand Women Twenty20 Smash between January 12-18, 2019.
The team has not played any international matches since the November 2018- ICC Women’s World Twenty20 Qualifying Asia Region Series, also in Thailand.
Thailand Twenty20 Smash
The tournament is being organized by the Cricket Association of Thailand (CAT), which has roped in ten teams, five in each group.
Nepal is pitted alongside Indonesia, Kuwait, Namibia and Tanzania and host country Thailand with Bhutan, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Sri Lanka Navy.
Nepal will begin its Thailand Twenty20 Smash campaign by playing against Tanzania on January 12, followed by Namibia on January 14, Indonesia on January 15 and Kuwait on 16, 2019.
ICC Women’s Twenty20 World Cup Asia Qualifier
Twenty-20 Smash will serve as a practice match for big game, ICC Women’s Twenty20 World Cup Asia Qualifier at Thailand between February 18-27, 2019.
The Asia Qualifier will see the participation of China, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal, Thailand and UAE. The round-robin league of the Asia Qualifier will shuttle the winners to the Global Qualifier of the ICC Women’s Twenty20 World Cup and ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup in 2020