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| On Mar 22, 2022 7:00 AM IST

PNG vs NEP Dream11 Prediction, Playing 11, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Player Stats, Dream11 Team for Today’s Match


PNG vs NEP Dream11 Prediction: The 6th game of the ICC Cricket World Cup League 2 One Day 2022 is scheduled to be contested between the Papua New Guinea (PNG) and Nepal at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai on 22 March (Tuesday). PNG ended their 1000-day losing streak after having registered a smashing 6-wicket victory against United Arab Emirates earlier in this tournament. On the other hand, Nepal conceded a disappointing 99-run defeat at the hands of UAE in their most recent encounter.

PNG vs NEP CWC League 2 One Day Match Details

Fixture Name: PNG vs Nepal

Competition: CWC League 2 One Day

Date: 22 March

Time: 11 AM IST

Ground: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai

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Watch PNG vs NEP Live on FanCode app.

CWC League 2 One Day Pitch Report

As seen in the previous few games on this venue, there was some swing on offer in the early part of the game but the conditions were perfect for the batting. The par score will remain around 250-260. Therefore, it will be a good choice of decision to win the toss and opt to bowl first. It will be a good decision to pick a mixed combination of batters, bowlers and all-rounders from the fantasy cricket point of view.

Team Form Guide:
PNG (recent last): W L L L L
NEP (recent last): L L W W L


PNG vs NEP Dream11 Prediction for Today Match

PNG Playing 11 (likely)

Assad Vala
Tony Ura
Charles Amini
Norman Vanua
Simon Atai
Dogodo Bau

Chad Soper
Hiri Hiri
Lega Siaka
Riley Hekure
Kabua Morea

  • All the players are available for selection and there are no injury problems for Papua New Guinea.
  • They are likely to pick the same playing combination from the last game.
  • Assad Vala will be the captain.
  • Dogodo Bau will don the wicket-keeping gloves.
  • The likes of Lega Siaka, Assad Vala, Charles Amini and Tony Ura will once again be expected to deliver the goods in the batting department.
  • The likes of Kabua Morea, Norman Vanua and Chad Soper will have to perform consistently well with the ball.

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Assad Vala Stats in ODI

PNG captain Assad Vala will be expected to take the responsibility and lead his side from the front. Assad Vala smashed a match-winning innings of 68 runs in the last game against UAE.

Matches Runs Wickets Recent Form
39 1086 32 68, 19 & 1/27, 46, 6 & 2/26, 18, 56, 51, 32



Lega Siaka Stats in ODI

For the Papua New Guinea side, Lega Siaka has delivered crucial performances in the past during his short ODI career. Lega Siaka has got vital starts in both of the last two matches and will be eyeing to play a big innings here.

Matches Runs 50/100 Recent Form
36 688 1/1 25, 17, 5, 9, 0, 6, 22



Chad Soper Stats in ODI

PNG all-rounder Chad Soper has the ability to contribute amazingly well both in the batting as well as bowling departments. In the last match against Nepal, Chad Soper smashed 35 runs and has taken a wicket as well,

Matches Wickets Runs Recent Form
30 43 465 35 & 1/36, 18 & 2/29, 11, 16 & 3/24, 0/20, 1/24

NEP Playing 11 (likely)

Kushal Bhurtel
Aasif Sheikh
Rohit Paudel

Gyanendra Malla
Dipendra Singh Airee
Binod Bhandari
Aarif Sheikh
Sompal Kami

Sagar Dhakal
Sandeep Lamichhane
KC Karan

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  • There are no major injury issues for Nepal.
  • They are unlikely to tinker a lot with their playing 11 from the previous match.
  • Sandeep Lamichhane will captain the team.
  • Binod Bhandari will be the wicket-keeper.
  • They will bank upon the likes of Gyanendra Malla, Kushal Bhurtel, Dipendra Singh and Aasif Sheikh to take the responsibility with the bat.
  • The trio of Sandeep Lamichhane, KC Karan and Sompal Kami will be their important wicket-taking bowlers.

Sandeep Lamichhane Stats in ODI

For Nepal, spin bowler Sandeep Lamichhane has been a consistent wicket-taker especially in the shorter formats of the game. Sandeep Lamichhane has taken a total of 14 wickets in his previous 7 games.

Matches Wickets Economy Recent Form
17 42 3.87 1/30, 1/30, 3/13, 1/24, 3/12, 3/9, 2/20


Gyanendra Malla Stats in ODI

Nepal captain Gyanendra Malla will be expected to take the responsibility of leading his side from the front. Gyanendra Malla contributed with a match-winning half-century in the game against Oman.

Matches Runs 50s Recent Form
18 450 4 28, 1/6, 20, 15



Dipendra Singh Airee Stats in List A

Nepal all-rounder Dipendra Singh Airee has the ability to deliver the goods both in the batting as well as bowling departments. Dipendra Singh Airee has smashed close to 550 runs in 50-overs cricket.

Matches Runs 50s Recent Form
29 549 2 1/42, 8, 0/13, 38, 27*, 83, 2/15


Who will win PNG vs Nepal today match?

  • PNG witnessed their first victory after having lost four games in a row off late in ODI cricket.
  • Nepal have managed to win 2 out of their last 5 ODI matches in the recent while.
  • In the most recent meeting between these two sides, Nepal defeated PNG by 2 wickets.

According to the PNG vs NEP today match prediction, Nepal are the favourites to win this match.

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PNG vs NEP Dream11 Team Prediction

BATTERS: Gyanendra Malla, Rohit Paudel, Lega Siaka
ALL-ROUNDERS: Dipendra Singh Airee, Sompal Kami, Chad Soper, Assad Vala
BOWLERS: Sandeep Lamichhane, KC Karan, Kabua Morea

PNG vs NEP Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Sandeep Lamichhane, Assad Vala.

For Grand League: Gyanendra Malla, Chad Soper

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