When they play each other in the forthcoming Group A match, Nepal and the United States of America will both be aiming for their first victory in the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 Qualifiers. On June 20, Nepal and the USA will square off at the Takashinga Cricket Club in Harare. Before this highly anticipated match, let’s examine the current form, key players, performances, and match prediction of Nepal vs USA
Nepal vs USA Match Details:
Time: 12.30 PM IST
Venue: Takashinga Cricket Club , Harare
TV: Sony Sports Network
Nepal’s campaign got off to a challenging start when they faced Zimbabwe, who have a wealth of experience playing against some of cricket’s biggest names. However, Nepal was able to put up a solid batting display and scored a respectable 290 in 50 overs. But Zimbabwe’s Craig Ervine and Sean Williams, both of whom scored hundreds to earn an 8-wicket victory, thoroughly dominated their bowling unit.Kushal Bhurtel batted beautifully but was egregiously short of a century. Before Wellington Masakadza, a left-arm spinner, cleaned him up, he had scored 99 runs off 95 balls with 13 fours and two sixes.Additionally, 66 and 41 runs were scored by Aasif Sheikh and Kushal Malla, respectively.
In their previous match, the United States of America scored 39 runs less than the target against the West Indies. The USA got off to a good start by ejecting Kyle Mayers and Brandon King early. However, the other hitters’ contributions enabled West Indies to score 297 runs in total. The wickets of Steven Taylor and Monank Patel were taken by Kyle Mayers. Gajanand Singh reached his first ODI century, but it wasn’t sufficient to secure the win. In 50 overs, the USA scored 258 runs while losing seven wickets.
Toss & Pitch Report
The Takashinga Sports Club surface is anticipated to be a good one for batsmen with assistance for quick bowlers as well.. As a result, the game between NEP and USA is expected to have a middling scoring range. Team is expected to chase after winning toss
The weather will be clean with slight cloud. But there is no chances of rain, We can expect a good match between the two sides.
|Real Feel Shade™ 22°
|Wind SW 6km/h
|Cloud cover 0%
|Wind Gusts 15km/h
|Visibility 16 km
|Cloud ceiling 9100m
|Dew point 1°C
|Time 12.30 PM INST
Nepal vs USA Head-to-Head statistics :
Overall Played: 5
Won by Nepal : 4
Won by USA:1
No Result: 0
Nepal vs USA Recent Forms
Nepal Predicted Playing XI:
Kushal Bhurtel, Aasif Sheikh (wk), Bhim Sharki, Rohit Paudel (c), Kushal Malla, Aarif Sheikh, Dipendra Singh Airee, Gulsan Jha, Sompal Kami, Karan KC, and Sandeep Lamichhane.
USA Predicted Playing XI:
Steven Taylor, Sushant Modani, Monank Patel (c & wk), Aaron Jones, Saiteja Mukkamalla, Gajanand Singh, Shayan Jahangir, Jasdeep Singh, Nosthush Kenjige, Kyle Phillip, and Saurabh Netravalkar.
Nepal vs USA Prediction: Nepal to win
Since Nepal and USA are quite evenly matched, it is difficult to predict a clear winner. Both teams have potent batting lineups, therefore the game should go in favor of the chasing club. Nepal will enter the game as the favorite due to their strong recent form. In addition to each individual player’s contribution to the team’s success, the performance of the entire team is improving.