Nepal and UAE are back at the ICC Academy in Dubai, shortly after their ODI series ended on January 28, 2019!
Nepal won the toss and decided to let the opponents set a target for the chase. UAE set a target of 154 runs against Nepal in the first match of the three-match Twenty-20 series.
However, Nepal failed to beat the target by 21 runs, losing their first match of the Twenty20 series.
Sandeep Jora, Sompal Kami, and Paras Khadka were instrumental in taking Nepal’s score beyond a century with contributions of 53, 27 and 25 respectively.
UAE v Nepal 2019 1st T20I Summary
Let’s hope that Nepal is able to make up for their loss in the next two matches and secure another victory against host-country UAE.
- Player of The Match: Shaiman Anwar (United Arab Emirates)
- Series result: United Arab Emirates led the 3-match series 1-0
Written by Nepali Sansar Bureau
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