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


PNG vs NEP Dream11 Prediction: The second game of the Cricket World Cup League 2 One Day 2022 competition is scheduled to be played between Papua New Guinea and Nepal at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah on 16 March, 2022 (Wednesday). PNG did not witness the best of fortunes in their most recent game in this 50-overs competition as they suffered a comprehensive 7-wicket defeat at the hands of United Arab Emirates. On the other hand, Nepal defeated Oman by a convincing margin of 7 wickets in their last match.

PNG vs NEP CWC League 2 One Day Match Details

Fixture Name: PNG vs Nepal

Competition: CWC League 2 One Day

Date: 16 March

Time: 11 AM IST

Ground: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah

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CWC League 2 One Day Pitch Report

As seen in the first two 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.


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.
  • Assad Vala will captain the team.
  • Dogodo Bau will be the wicket-keeper.
  • 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 form a crucial part of the bowling attack.

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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 contributed with a fine knock of 46 runs in the previous game against UAE.

Matches Runs Wickets Recent Form
36 998 31 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 a highest score of 109 in the ODI format of the game.

Matches Runs 50/100 Recent Form
34 636 1/1 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 United Arab Emirates, Chad Soper picked up two vital wickets and also scored 18 runs.

Matches Wickets Runs Recent Form
28 40 412 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

Kamal Singh Airee
Sandeep Lamichhane
KC Karan

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  • There are no major injury issues for Nepal.
  • Gyanendra Malla will be the captain.
  • Aasif Sheikh will don the wicket-keeping gloves.
  • They will depend a lot on 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 Kamal Singh Airee will be their important wicket-taking bowlers.

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
16 418 4 20, 15



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 41 scalps in ODI cricket so far at a phenomenal economy of less than 4.

Matches Wickets Economy Recent Form
16 41 3.87 3/13, 1/24, 3/12, 3/9, 2/20



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 scored more than 500 runs in 50-overs cricket.

Matches Runs 50s Recent Form
28 537 2 0/13, 38, 27*, 83, 2/15


Who will win PNG vs Nepal today match?

  • Things have not worked out well for PNG in the recent while as they have now witnessed 5 consecutive defeats.
  • Nepal have managed to win 3 out of their last 5 ODI games.
  • In the previous two ODI matches between both these sides, Nepal have defeated PNG twice.

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: Lega Siaka, Gyanendra Malla, Kushal Bhurtel
ALL-ROUNDERS: Assad Vala, Chad Soper, Charles Amini, Dipendra Singh Airee
BOWLERS: Kabua Morea, Sandeep Lamichhane, KC Karan

PNG vs NEP Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Gyanendra Malla, Assad Vala.

For Grand League: Sandeep Lamichhane, Lega Siaka.

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