T20 World Cup 2024: Match 7, NED vs NEP Match Prediction – Who will win today’s T20 World Cup match between NED vs NEP?

Team Form and Performance

Netherlands (NED):

  • Recent Tri-Series Performance: The Netherlands struggled in their recent home tri-series against Ireland and Scotland, finishing third with a record of one win and three losses.
  • Warm-Up Matches:
    • Against Sri Lanka: They secured an impressive 20-run victory, showcasing their potential to challenge stronger teams.
    • Second Warm-Up: The match was abandoned without a ball being bowled, leaving them with limited match practice.

Nepal (NEP):

  • ACC Men’s T20I Premier Cup: Nepal finished fourth, indicating they have competitive potential but also areas needing improvement.
  • Warm-Up Matches:
    • Against Canada: Suffered a comprehensive defeat, highlighting weaknesses that need addressing.
    • Second Warm-Up: Like the Netherlands, their second warm-up match was abandoned, affecting their match readiness.

Key Players to Watch


  • Scott Edwards (Captain): As the leader, his performance and strategies will be crucial for the Dutch side.
  • All-rounders and Bowlers: Their performance against Sri Lanka, especially in defending a total, indicates strong bowling capabilities.


  • Gyanendra Malla (Captain): His leadership and batting will be pivotal for Nepal.
  • Spin Bowlers: Historically, Nepal’s strength has been in their spin attack, which could be vital in the game against the Netherlands.

Match Outlook

The match promises to be an intriguing contest.  The Netherlands will aim to leverage their experience and the confidence from their victory over Sri Lanka, while Nepal will look to capitalize on any weaknesses shown by the Dutch side in the tri-series.

Both teams have a point to prove and will be eager to start their World Cup campaign on a positive note. Weather permitting, we can expect a competitive game with both sides striving to find their best form early in the tournament.

Match Netherlands Vs Nepal, Match 7
Venue Grand Prairie Stadium, Dallas
Date and Time June 4, 2024, 9 pm IST
Live Broadcast and Streaming  Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar (app and website)

Pitch Report

The Netherlands (NED) versus Nepal (NEP) match at the Grand Prairie Stadium in Dallas for the T20 World Cup 2024 is set to be an intriguing encounter with several factors at play. Given the recent performances of both teams and the conditions at the stadium, here’s a deeper analysis:

Head-to-Head Record


Matches Played 12
Won by Netherlands 06
Won by Nepal 05
No Result 01
First-ever Fixture 30th June, 2015
Most-recent Fixture 5th March, 2024

Probable Playing XIs


Max O’Dowd, Michael Levitt, Bas de Leede, Teja Nidamanuru, Logan van Beek, Wesley Barresi, Saqib Zulfiqar, Scott Edwards (C & WK), Vikramjit Singh, Sybrand Engelbrecht, Paul van Meekeren.


Kushal Bhurtel, Aasif Sheikh (WK), Anil Sah, Kushal Malla, Rohit Paudel (C), Sundeep Jora, Gulsan Jha, Sompal Kami, Karan KC, Sagar Dhakal, Abinash Bohara.

Probable Best Performers

Probable Best Batter: Max O’Dowd

Max O’Dowd is one of the most reliable batters in the Netherlands setup. He finished as the leading run-getter in the aforementioned tri-series. O’Dowd has played 66 T20Is and scored 1,774 runs at an average of 29.57 and a strike rate of 121.42. He has 12 fifties and one century to his name. The opening batter can destroy bowling attacks and also play the role of an anchor when necessary. He looked in good touch during the warm-up game against Sri Lanka as he scored a fluent 20 off nine balls.

Probable Best Bowler: Logan van Beek

Max O’Dowd is indeed a crucial player for the Netherlands and his performance will be pivotal in their match against Nepal. His experience and consistent record make him a key figure in the Dutch batting lineup.

Scenario 1

Netherlands win the toss and opt to bowl first.

PP Score: 40-50
NEP: 150-160

Netherlands win the match

Scenario 2

Nepal win the toss and opt to bowl first.

PP Score: 45-55
NED: 170-180

Netherlands win the match