The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has announced the squad for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers scheduled to be held from July 3 to 26, 2015 in Ireland and Scotland.
The governing body of cricket has selected total 19 players which includes four reserve players, according to the press statement issued by CAN on Wednesday, June 10, 2015.
Players: Captain Paras Khadka, Sharad Vesawkar, Basant Regmi, Sompal Kami, Karan KC, Subash Khakurel, Vice-captain Gyanendra Malla, Shakti Prasad Gauchan, Sagar Pun, Binod Bhandari, Rajesh Pulami Magar, Pradeep Airee, Jitendra Kumar Mukhiya, Anil Mandal and Siddhant Lohani.
Rreserve players: Prithu Baskota, Mahaboob Alam, Bhuban Karki and Avinash Karn.
Team Leader: Deepak Koirala
Team Manager: Chumbi Lama
Head Coach: Pubudu Dassanayake
Technical Analyst: Raman Shiwakoti
Bowling Coach: Binod Das
Batting Coach: Monti Desai
Physio: Aijaz Ashai
Nepal has been drawn alongside defending champion Ireland, Hong Kong, Papua New Guinea (PNG), Namibia, USA and Jersey in Group A while Afghanistan, UAE, Netherlands, Scotland, Canada, Kenya and Oman are in Group B.
The top six teams from the Qualifiers will join the 10 full members of the ICC World Twenty20 that is scheduled to be held in India from March 11 to April 3, 2016, according to ICC.