- Match: Kenya vs Nepal (KEN vs NEP)
- Date- 5 September 2022
- Match Format- ODI
- Venue- Nairobi
- Time- 12:30 PM (IST)
- Weather- Mostly Cloudy (16 degrees Celsius)
Kenya vs Nepal (KEN vs NEP) Today Match Prediction Preview:
Welcome to the KEN vs NEP Today Prediction curated by Kheltalk cricket experts. Kenya will take on Nepal in the 3rd ODI of the Nepal tour of Kenya in Nairobi on September 05, 2022, Monday. Keep on reading for more information on the KEN vs NEP game.
Kenya and Nepal will meet for the final time on Monday. Nepal has been dominant throughout the tour, and they have already won the series by winning the first two matches here.
Nepal chased down 219 in their first match to take the game by 7 wickets. Aasif Sheikh, who opened the innings for Nepal, ended with an excellent ton. He made 110 runs from 120 deliveries.
In the second match, Nepal batted first to make 230. Rohit Paudel, who captained the team, made 78 runs. In return, Rakep Patel’s 81 kept Kenya in the hunt, but Dipendra Singh Airee took the game away from Kenya with his brilliant spell of 4/12.
Top Batsmen for KEN vs NEP
Rohit Paudel- 5 matches, 156 runs
Irfan Karim- 4 Matches, 139 runs
Gyanendra Malla- 5 Matches, 135 runs
Top Bowlers for KEN vs NEP
Sandeep Lamichhane- 5 Matches, 12 wickets
Vraj Patel- 5 Matches, 10 wickets
Dipendra Singh Airee- 5 Matches, 6 wickets
KEN vs NEP Today Match Prediction Scenarios
Scenario 1- If KEN bats first
- Second Innings score prediction- KEN is expected to score 240
- Result prediction- Nepal is expected to win this match by 3 wickets
Scenario 2- If NEP bats first
- Second Innings score prediction- NEP is expected to score 260
- Result prediction- Nepal is expected to win by 20 to 30 runs
KEN vs NEP Today Match Prediction, ODI 2022, Who Will Win the Match?
Nepal are likely to win this match
Nepal are likely to win this match and take the ODI series by 3-0. The team also has done well in the T20I series to win it by 3-2. Having said that, Kenya almost pulled things off in the last game and they are expected to make it a close affair this time as well. Rakep Patel is the major performer for Kenya in the series and he is the one to keep an eye on here as well.
Team Availability/ Injury updates
- Rohit Paudel is the key player to watch out for Nepal
- Irfan Karim holds the key for Kenya.
KEN vs NEP Probable Playing 11
Kenya playing 11
Collins Obuya, Rakep Patel, Elijah Otieno, Alex Obanda, Nelson Odhiambo, Shem Ngoche, Irfan Karim, Emmanuel Bundi, Eugene Ochieng, Sukhdeep Singh and Vraj Patel
Nepal Playing 11
Gyanendra Malla, Sompal Kami, Aarif Sheikh, Karan KC, Dipendra Singh Airee, Sandeep Lamichhane, Aasif Sheikh, Rohit Paudel, Bhim Sharki, Bibek Yadav, Dev Khanal
Squad for KEN vs NEP, ODI series 2022
Collins Obuya, Nehemiah Odhiambo, Rakep Patel, Elijah Otieno, Alex Obanda, Nelson Odhiambo, Shem Ngoche, Irfan Karim, Lucas Oluoch, Emmanuel Bundi, Eugene Ochieng, Sachin Bhudia, Sukhdeep Singh and Vraj Patel
Gyanendra Malla, Jitendra Mukhiya, Sompal Kami, Aarif Sheikh, Karan KC, Dipendra Singh Airee, Sandeep Lamichhane, Aasif Sheikh, Rohit Paudel, Bhim Sharki, Harishankar Shah, Shahab Alam, Kishore Mahato, Pawan Sarraf, Aadil Ansari, Pratish GC, Bibek Yadav, Arjun Saud, Dev Khanal and Bashir Ahmed