Live Updates

  • 10:22 PM IST

    Live: NETH198/10 (48 overs) – This match has come down to the wire. Netherlands require another 21 runs with 1 wicket and 11 balls remaining. Nepali bowlers are getting wickets almost every ball. Everything happened too quickly that I couldn’t even publish the live updates. last few overs had had everything. Sixer’s, Run-outs, Stumpings, Catches. Just too good to describe. But in the end a very good victory for Nepal. Kudos!

  • 9:59 PM IST

    Live: NETH197/9 (48 overs) – This match has come down to the wire. Netherlands require another 21 runs with 1 wicket and 11 balls remaining. Nepali bowlers are getting wickets almost every ball.

  • 9:25 PM IST

    Live: NETH143/6 (39 overs) – Netherlands have tumbled. The middle order couldn’t capitalise on the foundation led by top order. Netherlands need 77 runs with 4 wickets which seems very unlikely. Some miraculous batting effort is needed from Neds.

  • 8:52 PM IST

    Live: NETH 106/4- Netherlands could not continue their good form as Relof Van der Merwe is bowled round the wicket by the young leg spinner Lamichhane who picks 4th wicket for Nepal. This is the breakthrough Nepal were desperately waiting for!

  • 8:40 PM IST

    Live: NETH: 98/3 (27 Overs)- Netherlands have played excellent since the first 3 wickets. 50 for Roelof van der Merwe 51 (53 balls). Current Partnership 70 runs. Netherlands 98/3 after 26.0 overs. If Netherlands continue to play this way, victory is quite certain for them.

  • 8:24 PM IST

    Live: Netherlands 79/3: 22 overs – Roelof van der Merwe 41*and Max O’Dowd 13* have taken Netherlands out of tight spot. These two batsmen need to be there if Netherlands want to seal a victory today. van der Merwe is edging towards his fifty and if he gets there, it will be a big confidence booster for Netherlands and the player himself! Sagar Pun is replacing Shakti Gauchan from the Far end. The skipper is juggling his bowlers in desperate need of wickets.

  • 8:07 PM IST

    Live: 68-3 19 overs – Nepal bowlers seem to have taken a back step. This drinks would have been a idle time for Nepali bowlers to rethink their strategy. Another change in the bowling. Sandeep Lamichanne with his leg spin from the city end now! We should compliment the way Netherlands have come back after loosing wickets early in the match!

  • 7:54 PM IST

    Live: 56-3 15 overs -Netherlands is slowly trying to get things back on track for them. After loosing 3 wickets in quick succession, both batsmen have tried to handle pressure nicely so far.x

  • 7:37 PM IST

    Live: Netherlands 38/3 Netherlands is struggling against Nepal. Nepal bowling has been very tight and they aren’t allowing Netherlands to score runs

  • 7:24 PM IST

    Live: Netherlands 21/2 :Max O’Dowd 0 (11), Wesley Barresi 6 (6)Netherlands have lost 2 wickets in quick succession. They will have to stabalise their innings soon or they will be in deep trouble.

  • 6:13 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 217/9:Netherlands have a decent target of 218 to chase. They will be happy with their balling effort in death overs.

  • 6:07 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 210/8: – Nepal batting has tumbled since their skipper Khadka’s departure. They’ll look to reach at least till 220 to go a respectable target to Netherlands. Bhandari has just begun his walk back to dressing room . and 2 balls later Kami has lost his wicket

  • 5:05 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 139/3: Paras Khadka 59 (74), Sagar Pun 23 (53) – Paras Khadka gets to his half century. One of his best knocks! He has reached this milestone with 5 fours and 1 six

  • 4:30 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 106/3: Paras Khadka 39 (46), Sagar Pun 11 (27) – Paras Khadka is getting better ball by ball. Since the last fall of last wicket, Khadka has accelerated his innings. He will be the key to Nepal in this match his stay at wicket will pose danger for Netherlands

  • 4:15 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 82/3: Paras Khadka has settled down well so far. His stay will be important for Nepal. He will also want to continue as he has got off to a good start!

  • 3:58 PM IST

    Sagar Pun is the new man in.

  • 3:57 PM IST

    OUT! Gyanendra Malla c Kingma b van Meekeren 39 (52)

  • 3:46 PM IST

    And it’s time for drinks!

  • 3:46 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 56/2 vs Netherlands | Overs 18 | – Gyanendra Malla 38(49), Paras Khadka 5 (11) : Vesawkar’s stay was a short one. He was caught at covers. Meanwhile, Malla has carried on well. He is looking set to score a half century. Khadka has joined him in the middle and most importantly, Khadka is looking good. Has already hit one four. This partnership will be one to watch out for, from Nepal’s point of view.

  • 3:38 PM IST

    Skipper Paras Khadka has come out to bat!

  • 3:34 PM IST

    OUT! Sharad Vesawkar c O’Dowd b van der Merwe 6 (15)

  • 3:30 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 40/1 vs Netherlands | Overs 14 | – Gyanendra Malla 27(39), Sharad Vesawkar 6 (12) : Mandal’s struggle at the crease finally came to an end. He was bowled by Kingma after scoring just 4 off 33 balls. The run-rate is still below 3.0. There have been plenty of dot deliveries. But Malla did hit a SIX off Meekeren over fine leg. He will have to play the anchor role for his side.

  • 3:16 PM IST

    Sharad Vesawkar comes out to bat!

  • 3:13 PM IST

    OUT! Anil Mandal b Kingma 4 (33)

  • 3:07 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 19/0 vs Netherlands | Overs 9 | – Gyanendra Malla 14(23), Anil Mandal 4 (31) : Malla did hit a boundary off Gugten, but the going has been tough for Nepal. There have been plenty of plays and misses, especially from Mandal. The run-rate has been just above 2.0. Slow start this, from the visitors. Mandal will have to make it up for the balls he has faced.

  • 2:50 PM IST

    Live: Nepal 8/0 vs Netherlands | Overs 5 | – Gyanendra Malla 6(14), Anil Mandal 2 (16) : Nepal have started cautiously here. No boundary has been hit until now. There have been a couple of good leaves outside off. But when the ball has been overpitched the batsmen haven’t missed out on playing drives through covers.

  • 2:38 PM IST

    Netherlands XI: Stephan Myburgh, Michael Rippon, Timothy Gruijters, Wesley Barresi(w), Roelof van der Merwe, Pieter Seelaar(c), Max O’Dowd, Timm van der Gugten, Paul van Meekeren, Ahsan Malik, Vivian Kingma

  • 2:37 PM IST
    Nepal XI: Gyanendra Malla, Anil Mandal, Sharad Vesawkar, Paras Khadka(c), Sagar Pun, Binod Bhandari, Raju Rijal(w), Sompal Kami, Basant Regmi, Shakti Gauchan, Sandeep Lamichhane
  • 2:23 PM IST

    Netherlands won the toss and have elected to field!


Hello and Welcome to CricketCountry’s coverage of Math 26 of the ICC World Cricket League Championship between Nepal and Netherlands at Amstelveen. The last time these two teams met, Nepal  suffered a seven-wicket loss after they were bowled out for just 94. Nepal were crushed with 199 balls to spare. They will hope to put up a better performance in this match and hopefully come out with a win. Nepal are currently placed in the sixth position out of the eight teams, just above Namibia and United Arab Emirates (UAE). Netherlands on the other hand are right on top of the table with 12 points out of their seven matches. Nepal vs Netherlands, Live Streaming: Where to watch match telecast

Netherlands happen to be the only unbeaten side in the tournament. This is the fourth division of the cricket league, where the winner of the tournament will progress to the next level. Total of eight teams are participating in this 50-over contest, which include Netherlands, Scotland, Kenya to name a few.

Paras Khadka, one of Nepal’s best players is the captain of the side and he will be entrusted to lead Nepal to a good position. Netherlands on the other hand will be led by Peter Borren, who has been the captain for some time now. Both teams are certainly not short of talent and will be going all guns blazing in order to win this match.

Netherlands: Stephan Myburgh, Michael Rippon, Timothy Gruijters, Ben Cooper, Wesley Barresi (wk), Roelof van der Merwe, Pieter Seelaar, Mudassar Bukhari, Timm van der Gugten, Paul van Meekeren, Ahsan Malik, Peter Borren (c), Vivian Kingma, Max O’Dowd, Sikander Zulfiqar, Shane Snater, Ashraf Din

Nepal: Paras Khadka (c), Gyanendra Malla, Anil Mandal, Sharad Vesawkar, Sagar Pun, Raju Rijal (wk), Binod Bhandari, Sompal Kami, Basant Regmi, KC Karan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Prithu Baskota, Shakti Gauchan, Avinash Karn, Rajesh Pulami, Siddhant Lohani, Mahesh Chhetri, Pradeep Airee, Mahaboob Alam, Irshad Ahmed, Subash Khakurel, Sushan Bhari, Naresh Bahadur Budayair, Lohan Louwrens