The Nepalese Cricket Team qualified for the T20 World Cup after ten years. They finished as runner-up of the Asia Qualifier and punched the ticket to the T20 World Cup 2024 set to be held in the West Indies and USA.
Here we present you some questions about the Nepalese Cricket Team in the T20 World Cup Asia Qualifier to test how closely you followed Nepal’s games. Let’s Goooo:
#1. Who scored the winning runs to secure Nepal's place in T20 World Cup after ten years?
Aasif Sheikh scored two runs in 17.1 overs to secure Nepal’s victory against UAE in the semifinal to confirm Nepal’s spot in the World Cup.
#2. Who scored the most runs for Nepal in the Qualifier?
Kushal Bhurtel scored 185 runs and ended as tournament’s top run scorer.
#3. Who picked up the highest wicket for Nepal in the tournament?
Sandeep Lamichhane took nine wickets, highest by any Nepalese bowler in the tournament.
#4. Who smashed the most sixes for Nepal?
Kushal Bhurtel smacked 11 sixes, the highest of the tournament.
#5. Which player took the most catches throughout the tournament?
Rohit Paudel grabbed seven catches (most by any) throughout the tournament.
#6. How many Nepali batters scored half-century in the tournament?
Aasif Sheikh, Kushal Bhurtel, Kushal Malla, Rohit Paudel and Gulshan Jha scored the half-century.
#7. Nepal defeated which nation to book a spot in the 2014's edition?
Nepal registered a five-wicket win over Hong Kong to book a place in T20 World Cup 2014.
#8. How many runs did Bibek Yadav scored against Oman in the five-run loss in group stage?
Yadav scored 39 runs with the help of five sixes.
#9. Only one bowler picked up a wicket in all five matches. who?
Lamichhane picked up at least one wicket in all the matches and grabbed nine wickets from five matches.
#10. Who scored the highest individual score for Nepal?
Kushal Bhurtel’s 74 against Singapore was the highest individual score by any Nepali batter.