Nepal Squad for Asia Cup 2023; Rohit Paudel Named as Captain

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Nepal Squad for Asia Cup 2023: Ahead of the Asia Cup 2023 start, the Cricket Association of Nepal have announced their 17-member squad for the tournament.

The 16th edition of the Asia Cup tournament is scheduled to play between August – September and will be jointly hosted by Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Asia Cup 2023 will also be the first of its kind to be co-hosted by multiple countries.

Nepal Squad for Asia Cup 2023

Four matches of the Asia Cup 2023 will be played in Pakistan while the remaining nine matches of the tournament will be played in Sri Lanka. Earlier, Pakistan Cricket Board announced an 18-member squad for the upcoming Afghanistan ODIs and Asia Cup 2023 series under Babar Azam.

As per Asia Cup 2023 Schedule, Nepal will play their first game of the Asia Cup 2023 against Pakistan on August 30 at Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan.

The 2023 ACC Men’s Premier Cup winner Nepal has been placed in Group A alongside India and Pakistan.

Player Role
Bhim Sharki Batsman
Kushal Bhurtel Batsman
Sundeep Jora Batsman
Arjun Saud WK-Batsman
Aasif Sheikh (wk) WK-Batsman
Rohit Paudel (c) Allrounder
Dipendra Singh Airee Allrounder
Kushal Malla Allrounder
Lalit Rajbanshi Allrounder
Aarif Sheikh Allrounder
Pratis GC Allrounder
Sandeep Lamichhane Spin Bowler
Shyam Dhakal Bowler
Gulsan Jha Fast Bowler
Kishor Mahato Fast Bowler
Karan KC Fast Bowler
Sompal Kami Fast Bowler

Asia Cup 2023 Teams

The six teams of the Asia Cup 2023 will be divided into 2 groups of three teams. Check out the Asia Cup 2023 Teams below:

Group A

  • Pakistan
  • India
  • Nepal

Group B

  • Sri Lanka
  • Bangladesh
  • Afghanistan

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Asia Cup 2023 Venue

All matches of the Asia Cup 2023 will be played across 4 different venues across Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Pakistan

  • Gaddafi Stadium – Lahore(3 Matches)
  • Multan Cricket Stadium – Multan(1 Match)

Sri Lanka

CHECKAsia Cup 2023 Squad For All Teams – UPDATED