Monday, 18 July 2016

M.C.C. v Nepal - Watch Live Cricket from Lords

Posted by Anup Baral July 18th, 2016 :
MCC will host Nepal at the Home of Cricket on Tuesday 19 July 2016.

The match will take place the day after the scheduled final day of the England v Pakistan Investec Test match.

It will be the first time MCC have played Nepal at Lord's and the teams will play the 50-over match on the same pitch that was used for the Test match.

MCC toured Nepal as recently as November 2015 and the Club continues to enjoy a strong relationship with Cricket Association Nepal.

Nepal captain Paras Khadka played for MCC in the Emirates t20 tournament in Dubai in 2015 - and is likely to feature in the showpiece match at Lord's in 2016.

The fixture is one of many to take place on the Main Ground at Lord's next summer, with the full fixture list now released.

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As well as two England Investec Test matches, a Royal London One Day International and a host of Middlesex CCC matches, Lord's also hosts many other games.

The Interservices t20 competition returns on the Thursday 19 May while the traditional fixtures of Eton v Harrow (Saturday 25 June) and Oxford v Cambridge (Friday 1 July) have been confirmed.

MCC face Wales on the Tuesday 26 April.

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