result
4th T20I, Rotterdam, Jul 3 2015, Nepal tour of Netherlands
(19.4/20 ov, target 140)141/7
Nepal won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Player Of The Series
137 runs
paras-khadka
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Pun, Khadka seal Nepal's consolation win

For the fourth time in four games, Netherlands batted first and set Nepal a challenging target, but unlike the previous three matches, the visitors held their nerve to register a consolatory three-wicket win in Rotterdam

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Scorecard summary
Netherlands139/7(20 overs)
Nepal141/7(19.4 overs)
19.4
4
Ahsan Malik to Sompal Kami, FOUR runs

cover driven hard to the boundary, givingt the first victory in this 4 match series to Nepal

19.3
1lb
Ahsan Malik to Regmi, 1 leg bye
19.2
2
Ahsan Malik to Regmi, 2 runs

hit to the leg side for asharp 2

19.1
W
Ahsan Malik to Airee, OUT

a great yorker takes care of Airee

Pradeep Airee b Ahsan Malik 6 (4b 1x4 0x6) SR: 150
end of over 198 runs • 1 wicket
NEPAL: 134/6CRR: 7.05 RRR: 6.00
Sompal Kami4 (1)
Pradeep Airee6 (3)
Mudassar Bukhari 4-0-23-1
Ahsan Malik 3-0-19-2
18.6
4
Bukhari to Sompal Kami, FOUR runs

excellent cover drive , over extra cover, great attempt to stop the boundary by Cooper

18.5
W
Bukhari to Khadka, OUT

amazing catch at short mid wicket, off a full bloodied front foot pull, spectators were looking at the obundary

Paras Khadka c Borren b Mudassar Bukhari 54 (41b 6x4 0x6) SR: 131.7
18.4
1lb
Bukhari to Airee, 1 leg bye
18.3
1
Bukhari to Khadka, 1 run

thick inside edge passing the leg stump

18.2
Bukhari to Khadka, no run

good yorker, fielded by the bowler

18.1
2
Bukhari to Khadka, 2 runs

cleverly played to the on side

end of over 1811 runs • 1 wicket
NEPAL: 126/5CRR: 7.00 RRR: 7.00
Pradeep Airee6 (2)
Paras Khadka51 (36)
Ahsan Malik 3-0-19-2
Paul van Meekeren 4-0-34-0
17.6
4
Ahsan Malik to Airee, FOUR runs

Dilscoop comes out again, down over the keeper to 3rd man boundary

17.5
2
Ahsan Malik to Airee, 2 runs

just a prod on the on side, but 2 rus

17.4
W
Ahsan Malik to Vesawkar, OUT

tried an expansive drive and played over a yorker

Sharad Vesawkar b Ahsan Malik 12 (15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 80
17.3
Ahsan Malik to Vesawkar, no run

tried o glide the ball to 3td man but midded

17.3
1w
Ahsan Malik to Vesawkar, 1 wide
17.2
1
Ahsan Malik to Khadka, 1 run

drive to cover

17.1
3
Ahsan Malik to Vesawkar, 3 runs

cut to deep cover

end of over 1714 runs
NEPAL: 115/4CRR: 6.76 RRR: 8.33
Paras Khadka50 (35)
Sharad Vesawkar9 (13)
Paul van Meekeren 4-0-34-0
Ahsan Malik 2-0-8-1
16.6
4
van Meekeren to Khadka, FOUR runs

wonderful pull shot off the front foot to deep mid-wicket

16.5
1
van Meekeren to Vesawkar, 1 run
16.4
1
van Meekeren to Khadka, 1 run

played off the hips to backward square leg

Match details
Hazelaarweg, Rotterdam
TossNetherlands, elected to bat first
SeriesNepal tour of Netherlands
Season2015
Player Of The Series
Paras Khadka
Paras Khadka
Ahsan Malik
Ahsan Malik
Series resultNetherlands won the 4-match series 3-1
Match numberT20I no. 427
Hours of play (local time)17.00 start, First Session 17.00-18.20, Interval 18.20-18.40, Second Session 18.40-20.00
Match days3 July 2015 - day (20-over match)
T20I debut
Anil Mandal
Anil Mandal
Umpires
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Chettithody Shamshuddin
Singapore Image
Sarika Prasad
Reserve Umpire
Netherlands Image
Ashraf Din
Match Referee
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David Jukes