UAE vs NEP: Dubai will clash with Nepal for the series decider match on February 03 in ICC Academy, Dubai. Dipendra Singh Airee’s performance helped Nepal level the series by 1-1 after the top-order collapse left Nepal struggling at 46 for 5 in pursuit of 108. Pawan Sarraf and Dipendra Singh stitched a partnership of 55-runs to take the game to the last over and help Nepal secure a win in a low-scoring thriller.
For UAE, CP Rizwan scored 44 runs to anchor their innings and Sultan Ahmed was their leading wicket-taker for the series. After winning the ODI series, Nepal would aim to come out all guns blazing to clinch the T20I series while the hosts would aim to deny them of victory on their turf.
UAE vs NEP Playing 11
Wicket-keeper – G Shabber
Batsmen – M Boota, Shaiman Anwar, Muhammad Usman
All-rounder – CP Rizwan, Ashfaq Ahmed
Bowlers – Zahoor Khan, Amir Hayat, Imran Haider, Mohammad Naveed, S Ahmed
Wicket-keeper – P Airee
Batsmen – S Jora, Rohit Kumar Paudel, Gyanendra Malla
All-rounder – Paras Khadka, DS Ariree, Sompal Kami
Bowlers – S Lamichhane, Basant Regmi, Karan KC, A Bohara
UAE vs NEP Squads
Mohammed Naveed (c), Sultan Ahmed,Ghulam Shabber, Zahoor Khan, Abdul Shakoor, Ashfaq Ahmed, Mohamed Usman, Chirag Suri, Qadeer Ahmed, Fahad Nawaz, CP Rizwan, Imran Haider, Shaiman Anwar, Mohammed Boota, Amir Hayat.
Paras Khadka (c), Binod Bhandari, Pradeep Airee, Avinash Bohara, Aarif Sheikh, Basant Regmi, Rohit Paudel, Dipendra Singh Airee, Pawan Sarraf, Gyanendra Malla, Sandeep Lamichhane, Sompal Kami, Sundeep Jora, Karan KC, Bhim Sharki, Lalit Rajbanshi.