Asia cup 2023 PAK vs NEP

Asia cup 2023 pak vs nep

In the opening match of the Asia Cup, Pakistan skipper Babar Azam made the decision to bat after winning the toss against debutants Nepal. Both teams are part of Group A, which also includes India, and the top two teams from this group will advance to the Super 4 stage. Nepal’s captain, Rohit Paudel, expressed the significance of this opportunity for his country to compete against cricket powerhouses.

Nepal earned their place in the Asia Cup by triumphing over the United Arab Emirates in the qualifying final. Meanwhile, Pakistan’s recent 3-0 victory over Afghanistan helped them secure the top spot in the ICC’s ODI rankings. For this match, Pakistan fielded a strong playing XI with key players such as Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf, and Naseem Shah forming a potent pace attack.

The playing XIs were as follows:


Fakhar Zaman


Babar Azam (c)

Mohammad Rizwan (w)

Agha Salman

Iftikhar Ahmed

Shadab Khan

Mohammad Nawaz

Shaheen Afridi

Naseem Shah

Haris Rauf.


Kushal Bhurtel

Aasif Sheikh (w)

Rohit Paudel (c)

Aarif Sheikh

Kushal Malla

Dipendra Singh Airee

Gulsan Jha

Sompal Kami

Karan KC

Sandeep Lamichhane

Lalit Rajbanshi

Asia cup 2023 pak vs nep

Pakistan  (50 ovs maximum)

BATTING R B  M4s  6s  SR
c †Aasif Sheikh b Karan KC1420263070.00
run out (Paudel)514321035.71
c sub (S Jora) b Sompal Kami151131    187  144115.26
run out (Airee)4450666088.00
c Bhurtel b Lamichhane514130035.71
not out10971 102  114153.52 
b Sompal Kami42110200.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 2, w 7)10 
50 Ov (RR: 6.84)


Asia cup 2023 pak vs nep

Nepal  (T: 343 runs from 50 ovs)

BATTING R  B  M  4s  6s   SR      
c †Mohammad Rizwan b Shaheen Shah Afridi84420200.00
c Iftikhar Ahmed b Naseem Shah551110100.00
lbw b Shaheen Shah Afridi012000.00
b Haris Rauf2638  66  5068.42
c †Mohammad Rizwan b Haris Rauf2846724060.86
c Fakhar Zaman b Shadab Khan1323320156.52
b Mohammad Nawaz311170027.27
c Iftikhar Ahmed b Shadab Khan641301150.00
b Shadab Khan021000.00
not out76910116.66
lbw b Shadab Khan022000.00
Extras(lb 4, w 4)8 
23.4 Ov (RR: 4.39)

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