Nepal vs Sri Lanka Exciting Face-Off: Head-to-Head in T20 Cricket

Anticipation Soars as Nepal vs Sri Lanka Match Day Nears in ICC T20 Cricket World Cup

Anticipation Soars as Nepal vs Sri Lanka Match Day Nears in ICC T20 Cricket World Cup. On 11 June these teams are all set to lock horns.

The ongoing ICC T20 Cricket World Cup under Group D Nepal will face Sri Lanka. This will be Nepal’s second match, while for Sri Lanka, it will be their third in the ICC T20 Cricket World Cup 2024.

SriLanka’s Performance Summary This Season

Previously Sri Lanka has faced South Africa and Bangladesh suffering defeats in both encounters. South Africa defeated Sri Lanka with 6 wickets with 22 balls remaining to bowled whereas Bangladesh defeated Sri Lanka by 2 Wickets with 1 over left to bowled. With South Africa, Sri Lanka posted 77 runs, their lowest T20 score. With Bangladesh their performance surely elevated.

Nepal’s Performance Summary This Season

Nepal faced the Netherlands and was also defeated by 6 wickets in 18.4 overs. For Nepal, they were boosted with some amazing support right from the start but on the field, things didn’t went as per planned.

Nepal didn’t got the partnership they were looking for with the bat. They struggled throughout and ended with a below-par total in the end. The bowlers didn’t had much chance with such a low score to defend but they tried their best and scalped a couple of wickets however, were not helped by some disappoint fielding performance as they dropped a couple of chances and at times when if had they taken the catch, the game could have tilted in their favour. 

Nepal and Sri Lanka are under Group D along with, South Africa, Netherlands, and Bangladesh. Nepal and Sri Lanka occupy the bottom positions in the group table, adding extra stakes to upcoming matches as both teams strive to climb up the rankings.

Anticipation Soars as Nepal vs Sri Lanka Match Day Nears in ICC T20 Cricket World Cup

Anticipation Soars as Nepal vs Sri Lanka Match Day Nears in ICC T20 Cricket World Cup as the match is in between both teams which are at the bottom. Since their appearance in 2007, Sri Lanka has managed to be in the Super 8s at worst and winner at its best but with 2 defeats in this edition, its seems like a challenge for Sri Lanka to finish in the top 2 of the group table. Hence for Sri Lanka this upcoming Nepal VS SriLanka plays a crucial role.

For Nepal this will be the first face off with Sri Lankan team in T20 and hence this will be quite important match for the Nepal site as well. Will Nepal be able to start the history with the win?

SQUADS

Nepal Squads for ICC T20 Cricket World Cup

Nepal: Rohit Paudel (c), Aasif Sheikh, Anil Kumar Sah, Kushal Bhurtel, Kushal Malla, Dipendra Singh Airee, Lalit Rajbanshi, Karan KC, Gulshan Jha, Sompal Kami, Pratis GC, Sundeep Jora, Abinash Bohara, Sagar Dhakal, Kamal Singh Airee.

Anticipation Soars as Nepal vs Sri Lanka Match Day Nears in ICC T20 Cricket World Cup

Sri Lanka: Wanindu Hasaranga (c), Charith Asalanka (vc), Kusal Mendis, Pathum Nissanka, Kamindu Mendis, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Angelo Mathews, Dasun Shanaka, Dhananjaya De Silva, Maheesh Theekshana, Dunith Wellalage, Dushmantha Chameera, Nuwan Thushara, Matheesha Pathirana, and Dilshan Madushanka

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