Nepal made 167 runs against the Netherlands in World Cup Qualifiers

Nepal is currently playing against the Netherlands in Takashinga Sports Club, Harare. Nepal made 167 runs against the Netherlands. Nepal lost wickets at regular intervals but somehow managed to score that runs. In 50 overs, the Netherlands needs 168 runs to win the match and Nepal has to defend that total to win the match.

Nepal made 167 runs against the Netherlands
Nepal made 167 runs against the Netherlands

Nepal made runs against the Netherlands

Kushal Bhurtel and Aasif Sheikh opened the inning for Nepal. Aasif Sheikh lost his wicket in the 3rd over for a duck. Van Beek took his wicket. Bhim Sharki joined Bhurtel on the crease. Bhim and Bhurtel spend decent time on the crease. Both struggled to score runs against Dutch Bowlers in the first powerplay. Nepal has scored 23 runs in the first 10 overs with a loss of 1 wicket.

In the 15th over, Kushal Bhurtel was out by Vikramjit Singh for 27 runs. Aarif Sheikh came into the crease scored 6 runs then was also out by Vikramjit Singh. Rohit Paudel joined Bhim on the crease. Bhim Sharki was also gone pavilion for 22 runs. Floyd took his wicket in the 19th over. Nepal has scored 69 runs and lost 4 wickets in 20 overs.

Rohit Paudel and Kushal Malla were trying to build a partnership. But Dutt couldn’t let them convert into a big partnership. Kushal Malla lost his wicket for 12 runs. Rohit was playing beautifully but Van Beek came back into the attack and took his wicket with a short-length ball. Rohit scored 33 runs for the team. Just after another over, DS Airee was also out for 14 runs. This time again, Van Beek took the 3rd wicket of his spell. Nepal has scored 128 runs in 35 overs with a loss of 7 wickets.

Then two new batters, Gulshan and Sandeep were on the crease. They had a partnership of 32 runs for the eighth wicket. Gulshan made 15 runs and de Leede took his wicket. Nepal lost their ninth wicket in the same over as Karan KC. He made only 1 run. In the 42nd over by de Leede, Nepal lost two wickets. After 42 overs, Nepal has scored 157 runs and lost 9 wickets.

Nepal lost the last wicket, Sandeep scored 27 runs for the team and Lalit remained not out in 0. As a result, Nepal made 167 runs against the Netherlands.

Netherlands Bowling

Netherlands bowlers bowled brilliantly throughout the inning. Van Beek picked up 4 wickets and conceded only 24 runs. Vikramjit Singh and de Leede took 2 wickets each. C Floyd and Aryan Dutt also took 1 wicket each.

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