The Nepal (NEP) are ready to be at odds with the Canada (CAN) in the 3rd ODI match of the Canada Tour of Nepal at the beautiful TU Cricket Ground in Kirtipur.
The last ODI match between these two teams was won by Nepal by 4 wickets. Nepal have already won the series as they lead by 2-0. Canda, on the other hand, needs to win today’s match for that confidence boost before the T20 World Cup.
Nepal will be looking forward to cleansweep the series while Canada will try their best to make a strong comeback in today’s match.
NEP vs CAN Match Details
- Match – NEP vs CAN, 3rd ODI Match
- Format – 50 overs
- Venue – TU Cricket Ground, Kirtipur
- Date & Time – February 12, 2024 & 9:00 AM
NEP vs CAN Pitch and Weather Conditions
The pitch at the TU Cricket Ground in Kirtipur is pretty good for batters as well as pacers. Batting is relatively easier in the 1st innings. The temperature is expected to be mostly sunny with no chances of rain. Temperature is expected to be around 10° Celsius.
NEP vs CAN Head-to-Head Records
These two teams have played only two head-to-head matches and both have been won by Nepal.
NEP vs CAN Toss Prediction
Nepal are expected to win the toss in NEP vs CAN’s 3rd ODI match.
NEP vs CAN Predicted Playing XI
Nepal: Rohit Paudel ©, Aasif Sheikh (wk), Kushal Bhurtel, Sompal Kami, Lalit Rajbanshi, Surya Tamang, Rijan Dhakal, Aarif Sheikh, Anil Shah, Hemant Dhami, Aakash Chand
Canada: Saad bin Zafar ©, Shreyas Mova (wk), Rayyan Pathan, Matthew Spoors, Navneet Dhaliwal, Hamza Tariq, Kaleem Sana, Jeremy Gordon, Harsh Thaker, Salman Nazar, Dillon Heyliger
NEP vs CAN Probable Best Performers
Top Batter: Rohit Paudel (NEP)
Rohit Paudel is a kind of batter who can play both defensively and aggressively. He is a superb captain and also an excellent ODI batter.
He has already smashed 95 runs and taken 6 wickets in the last two ODI matches against Canada. This pitch will support him again.
Dev Khanal and Asif Sheikh are other two good batter options for today’s NEP vs CAN match.
Top Bowler: Lalit Rajbanshi (NEP)
Lalit Rajbanshi has impressed everyone with his superb bowling skills in the first ODI match.
He showed his dominance in the first match as he took 2 wickets. Ishwarjot Sohi and Uday Bhagwan are other good bowler picks for today’s match.
Top All-Rounder: Sompal Kami (NEP)
With so many good all-rounder options in today’s match, choosing one is always difficult. But if one has to be chosen, then Sompal Kami is no doubt the best all-rounder option.
He is the most important pick from the Nepaln team as he will bat in the upper-middle order and also complete his quota of overs.
He has taken 2 wickets and smashed 36 runs in the last ODI match against Canada. Harsh Thaker and Kushal Malla are other good all-rounder picks for today’s match.
NEP vs CAN Best Betting Odds Comparison
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NEP vs CAN Who will win?
Nepal are expected to win the 3rd ODI match since they have a better head-to-head record and current form. They are likely to crush Canada just like they did in the last two ODI matches.