The final showdown of the Nepal T20I Tri-Series 2023 is set to be an epic clash between Nepal and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The match is scheduled to take place at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur, on October 27, 2023, at 10:45 AM IST. As you gear up for this exciting contest, here are some insights and Dream11 fantasy tips to help you pick your winning team.
NEP vs UAE Final – Match Information
- Match: Nepal vs United Arab Emirates, Final
- Date: October 27, 2023
- Time: 10:45 AM IST
- Venue: Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur
Match Preview Nepal and the United Arab Emirates have both played four matches in the series, making this final clash even more thrilling. Nepal leads the points table, while the UAE is second.
In their previous encounter in this series, Dipendra Singh Airee was the Man of the Match, earning 80 fantasy points. Aasif Sheikh was the highest fantasy points scorer for Nepal, amassing 84 fantasy points. On the UAE side, Basil Hameed led with 81 fantasy points.
Pitch Report and Weather Conditions The Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground in Kirtipur offers a balanced pitch. The average first-innings score at this venue in the last seven matches is 137 runs. Teams winning the toss will likely choose to chase, as the majority of games played here have been won by the side batting second.
As for the weather, expect temperatures around 21.49°C with 55% humidity and winds at a speed of 1.2 m/s. Some light rain is forecasted, which could impact playing conditions.
Pace or Spin? Pacers have thrived at this venue, claiming 75% of the total wickets. This makes it advisable to consider pace bowlers for your fantasy team. According to available stats, the pitch is likely to continue assisting the pacers.
Head to Head In the seven matches played between Nepal and the United Arab Emirates, UAE all-rounders have earned the most fantasy points for their team, while bowlers have been the top fantasy points earners for Nepal.
NEP vs UAE Squad Information
United Arab Emirates (UAE) Squad: Asif Khan, Zahoor Khan, Akif Raja, Mohammed Faraazuddin, Alishan Sharafu, Vriitya Aravind, Sanchit Sharma, Junaid Siddique, Basil Hameed, Ali Naseer, Khalid Shah, Muhammad Waseem, Jash Giyanani, Nilansh Keswani, Aayan Khan, Aryansh Sharma and Muhammad Jawadullah
Nepal (NEP) Squad: Lalit Rajbanshi, Binod Bhandari, Sompal Kami, Karan KC, Dipendra Singh Airee, Kushal Bhurtel, Aasif Sheikh, Rohit Paudel, Sagar Dhakal, Sundeep Jora, Surya Tamang, Abinash Bohara, Kushal Malla, Pratish GC, Lokesh Bam, Bibek Yadav, Gulsan Jha and Mousom Dhakal
Top Batter and Wicket-Keeper Picks
- Rohit Kumar Paudel: A top-order right-handed batter with an average of 57 fantasy points in the last ten games. In recent matches, he’s scored 47, 11, 25, 51, and 0 runs, averaging 26.8 per match.
- Aasif Sheikh: A wicket-keeper and top-order opening batter with an average of 45 fantasy points in the last ten games. In the last five matches, he has scored 157 runs, averaging 31.4 per match.
- Alishan Sharafu: A consistent top-order right-handed batter with an average of 42 fantasy points in the last ten games. He has scored 73 runs in the recent five matches, averaging 14.6 per match.
Top Bowler Picks
- Abinash Bohara: A right-arm medium bowler who is a somewhat inconsistent fantasy performer. In the last ten games, he has an average of 67 fantasy points. He has taken 2, 2, 1, 0, and 0 wickets in recent matches, with an average of 1.
- Sompal Kami: A consistent performer with an average of 58 fantasy points in the last ten games. He’s a right-arm fast-medium bowler with recent figures of 2, 0, 0, 2, and 2 wickets, averaging 1.2.
- Muhammad Junaid Siddique: A good all-round pick with an average of 59 fantasy points in the last ten games. He bowls right-arm medium-fast and has taken 0, 0, 0, 1, and 1 wickets in the recent four matches.
Top All-Rounder Picks
- Karan KC: A safe bet with an average of 72 fantasy points in the last ten games. He bowls right-arm fast and has taken 1, 2, 4, 3, and 0 wickets in recent matches. He has a good record against this opposition.
- Kushal Malla: A fairly consistent fantasy performer with an average of 68 fantasy points in the last ten games. He is a top-order left-handed batter.
- Basil Hameed: A useful all-rounder with an average of 42 fantasy points in the last ten games. In the recent four matches, he has scored 0, 30, 45, 11, and 51 runs, averaging 27.4 per match.
Key Players of the Last Match
- For Nepal: Aasif Sheikh (84 fantasy points), Dipendra Singh Airee (80 fantasy points), Sompal Kami (72 fantasy points).
- For the United Arab Emirates: Nilansh Keswani (93 fantasy points), Khalid Shah (52 fantasy points), Alishan Sharafu (45 fantasy points).
Captain and Vice-Captain Picks
- Karan KC: A very consistent fantasy performer with an average of 72 fantasy points. He’s a right-arm fast bowler.
- Rohit Kumar Paudel: A solid top-order batter with an average of 57 fantasy points.
- Abinash Bohara: A differential pick in your team, he has an average of 67 fantasy points and has a good record against this team.
- Kushal Malla: A fairly consistent fantasy performer, he’s a top-order left-handed batter.
- Sompal Kami: A safe bet for your Fantasy Team with an average of 58 fantasy points.
NEP vs UAE Dream11 Team Today
- Wicket-Keeper: Khalid Shah
- Batters: Rohit Paudel, Alishan Sharafu and Muhammad Waseem
- All-Rounders: Kushal Malla, Dipendra Singh Airee and Bibek Yadav
- Bowlers: Karan KC, Abinash Bohara, Sompal Kami and Junaid Siddique
- Captain: Sompal Kami
- Vice-Captain: Bibek Yadav
As you prepare for the Nepal T20I Tri-Series final, use these tips to make well-informed decisions while crafting your Dream11 team. Enjoy the game and the excitement of fantasy cricket!