HK vs NEP Live Score Cricket, HK vs NEP Scorecard, HK vs NEP ODI, Hong Kong vs Nepal live cricket score, Hong Kong vs Nepal live score
The 2018 Asia Cup Qualifier is inching towards a close, and while Hong Kong can be said to still be present in the race to qualify for the 2018 Asia Cup, the chances look bleak for Nepal to do the same, with two losses from two games. The 15th match of the 2018 Asia Cup Qualifier will take place between Hong Kong and Nepal on September 4, at the Cricket Oval in Bangi, Malaysia. The Hong Kong vs Nepal ODI (HK vs NEP ODI) will commence at 7 AM (IST), and we look at the match preview ahead of the clash. This article will include every key information on how to access the Hong Kong vs Nepal live cricket score (HK vs NEP live score cricket) and the HK vs NEP scorecard. We will also look at the HK vs NEP squads, some latest cricket news and head to head record between these two sides.
HK vs NEP Live Score Cricket, HK vs NEP Scorecard, HK vs NEP ODI
You can access the Hong Kong vs Nepal live cricket score (HK vs NEP live score cricket) on Cricbuzz, which will provide you with the detailed scoreline, and especially the HK vs NEP scorecard, which will give you the live commentary and the ball-by-ball updates of the HK vs NEP ODI clash of the 2018 Asia Cup Qualifier.
The Hong Kong vs Nepal live cricket score (HK vs NEP live score cricket) and HK vs NEP scorecard will be important to have access to as Hong Kong have a decent chance for qualifying to the Asia Cup with one loss and one win from their starting two matches. However, Nepal would need a miraculous turn of events in order to gain some hope as they have lost both of their starting matches in the tournament. Therefore, when these two sides face each other on September 4 at 7 AM (IST), make sure you have free access to the Hong Kong vs Nepal live cricket score (HK vs NEP live score cricket) and HK vs NEP scorecard.
While Cricbuzz would provide you with all the details about the Hong Kong vs Nepal live score cricket (HK vs NEP live score cricket), so will ESPN Cricinfo. But in addition to the HK vs NEP scorecard, ESPN will also get you the match summary and head to head record of these two Asian cricketing teams.
Hong Kong vs Nepal Head to Head, 2018 Asian Cup Qualifier
Before getting hooked to the Hong Kong vs Nepal live score cricket (HK vs NEP live score cricket) and HK vs NEP scorecard, it would pay huge dividends to the cricket fans to know how the affairs have been between these two sides in the past few years. Hence, it is important to look at the Hong Kong vs Nepal head to head record.
Having a look at their past 5 clashes, it comes to the fore that Nepal have enjoyed dominance over Hong Kong on a historical scale, winning four matches against Hong Kong. While one might think that Hong Kong kept their self-esteem intact by winning that remaining one clash, that is not the case as out of the only match that was not won by Nepal was abandoned.
Looking at the past 5 clashes between Hong Kong and Nepal, one can see a pattern, which started with Hong Kong struggling in international cricket and being absolutely decimated by Nepal in early 2010s. While the clashes in 2010, 2012 and 2014 were won by Nepal by a margin of over 100 runs, it was only in 2017 that Hong Kong gave a tough fight to Nepal, still losing the match however, but by a margin of much lesser degree.
Latest cricket news: Hong Kong learn lessons from defeat against Malaysia, apply it against Singapore
Hong Kong faced an early defeat in the 2018 Asia Cup Qualifier against Malaysia, but didn’t let it go in vain as they learnt important lessons from the loss, and applied those against Malaysia in their subsequent clash on August 30.
Hong Kong’s Nadeem Ahmed, who’s four-wicket haul went in vain in the previous clash against Malaysia, displayed a great level of confidence and consistency in the clash against Singapore by claiming another four-wicket haul, helping his side to register their first win of the 2018 Asia Cup qualifier.
Hong Kong captain Anshuman Rath had won the toss against Singapore and had opted to bowl. His opening bowlers – Tanwir Afzal and Ehsan Nawaz – started their attack and claimed four quick wickets. While Singapore made a slight recovery in the middle, Nadeem Ahmed’s left-arm spin laid waste to Singapore’s batting lineup, wrapping them up for 150.
The chase for Hong Kong did not start on a good note, as Anshuman Rath and his opening partner Cameron McAulsan were dismissed in the first couple of overs. However, with small yet significant contribution from the likes of Babar Hayat, Nizakat Khan and Kinchit Shah made sure that Hong Kong register their first win and get going to challenge the other teams in the 2018 Asia Cup Qualifier.
This particular backdrop would make it interesting and exciting to follow how Hong Kong perform against Nepal in their upcoming match, as Nepal have been dominating Hong Kong from the past several years. Make sure you follow the Hong Kong vs Nepal live score cricket (HK vs NEP live score cricket) and HK vs NEP scorecard, when these two teams face each other on September 4, at 7 AM (IST).