3rd T20I: Malaysia vs Nepal | Squads | Players to watch | Fantasy Game XI | Live broadcast

The 5-match Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) series between Malaysia and Nepal is currently tied 1-1 ahead of the third game, which will take place at the YSD-UKM Cricket Oval in Malaysia on June 1, 2023 at 8:30am. , Indian Standard Time (IST).

3rd T20I: Malaysia vs Nepal |  Squads |  Players to watch |  Fantasy Game XI |  Live broadcast
3rd T20I: Malaysia vs Nepal | Squads | Players to watch | Fantasy Game XI | Live broadcast

In the first match of the series, Nepal faced a crushing defeat, but managed to bounce back in the second T20I against Malaysia. Nepal restricted the hosts to 95 runs and chased down the target comfortably with 7 wickets and 15 balls to spare, leveling the series.


Malaysia – Mas Elysa, Yusrina Yaakop, Ainna Hashim, Ainur Amelina, Amalin Sorfina, Mahirah Izzati Ismail, Winifred Duraisingam, Aina Najwa, Christina Baret, Wan Julia, Aisya Eleesa, Dhanusri Muhunan, Nik Nur Atiela, Nur Arianna Natsya, Nur Dania Syuhada, saubika manvanan

Nepal – Rubina Chhetri, Sita Rana Magar, Indu Barma, Kabita Kunwar, Jyoti Pandey, Apsari Begam, Kabita Joshi, Ashmina Karmacharya, Sangita Rai, Bindu Rawal, Mamta Chaudhary, Kajal Shrestha, Sony Pakhrin, Shristi Jaisi, Samjhana Khadka, Ishwori Bist, Saraswati Chaudhary, Kritika Marasaini

Players to watch out for:

Ainna Hashim

The 22-year-old all-rounder, in T20Is, in 31 innings has scored 210 runs and has struck 25 scalps in 42 innings. In the series, Ainna has been brilliant with scores of 12* and 14*, along with bowling figures of 2/10 (3.5) and 0/24 (4).

Aisya Elesa

The 20-year-old pacer, in 22 T20I, at an economic rate of 4.32 has bagged 19 wickets and took a best of 3/11. Aisya has been impressive in the series posting bowling figures of 2/9 (2) and 1/26 (3.3).

Indu Barma

The 29-year-old all-rounder, in T20Is, in 26 innings with the bat has amassed 342 runs and has hit 11 scalps in 12 outings. While runs from Indu’s bat are expected, she has not failed to impress with the ball, posting figures of 1/11 (4).

Rubina Chetri

The 29-year-old all-rounder, in 34 T20Is, has scored 390 runs and bagged 27 wickets. As well as leading his troops intelligently, Rubina delivered a 29* run winning stroke and bowling figures of 2/9(4) and 2/16(4).


The pitch at UKM-YSD Cricket Oval, Bangi looks favorable for bowlers. However, batsmen with strong technical skills will still have run-scoring opportunities at this wicket and can aim for a strong finish with a score in the 140s.


With rain on the radar, the chances of a complete game seem very unlikely. The temperature is forecast to be around 32°C, with light winds and a humidity level of 86%.

Fantasy playing XI:

Wan Julia, Indu Barma, Mas Elysa, Ainna Hashim, Sita Rana Magar, Winifred Duraisingam, Rubina Chhetri, Mahirah Izzati Ismail, Kabita Kunwar, Aisya Eleesa, Nik Nur Atiela

Match details:

Date – June 1, 2023

Time – 8:30 a.m.

Event – YSD-UKM Cricket Oval, Bangi

Transmission – All games in the series will be streamed live on the FanCode app and website.