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Nepal to play Twenty20 tri-series in Singapore

Himalayan News Service
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Kathmandu, September 7

Nepal national cricket team will play the SCA Tri-nation Twenty20 Series in Singapore this month before heading
to Oman for the five-nation T20 Series.

According to media manager of Nepal national team Suraj Shakya, the tri-series, organised by Singapore Cricket Association, also involves Zimbabwe and double round robin tournament will be held from September 24 to October 4. Nepal will then take part in the Oman Pentangular Series, which also features Hong Kong, Ireland and the Netherlands, slated for October 5-10.

Nepal will open the tri-series campaign with a match against Zimbabwe on September 27 before facing hosts Singapore the following day. The first round will complete after the match between Singapore and Zimbabwe on September 29.

Nepal will then play against Zimbabwe and Singapore on October 1 and October 2 respectively in the second round matches. The tournament will come to an end with the match between Singapore and Zimbabwe. All the matches will be played at the Indian Association Ground.

Likewise, Nepal national team will open the Oman Pentangular Series with a match against Hong Kong on October 6 and play against the Netherlands on October 7. Nepal will face Ireland on October 9 and end the tournament with a match against hosts Oman on October 10. All the matches will be played at the Al Emarat Cricket Stadium in Muscat.


A version of this article appears in print on September 08, 2019 of The Himalayan Times.


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