Welcome to the live coverage of Nepal Vs PNG.

Nepal takes on Papua New Guinea in the third match of the World Twenty20 Cup qualifiers in UAE. Nepal has already won two matches, against Hong Kong and Denmark. PNG has lost both its matches so far. In the first match Afghanistan defeated PNG by 6 wickets and in the second it was defeated by Canada by 6 runs.

Today’s match begins at 1000 Hrs GMT (1545 NST). We’ll go live some 15 minutes before the match starts.

Many eyes would be on former England international Geraint Jones, who has played a number of T20 matches for England and Kent. Before the match begins, have a look at yesterday’s match report here. For more on last match’s hero, Shakti Gauchan click here, and his passion, click here. If you want to have a look at archived profile on Shakti, written almost a decade ago, click here.