Nepal Cricket Association
The Nepal Cricket Association has appointed former Indian cricketer Monty Desai as the head coach of the Nepal national cricket team. He will replace another former Indian cricketer Manoj Prabhakar, who resigned from his post in December 2022. Nepal Cricket Association has signed a two-year deal with Monty Desai. Monty has been the head coach of teams like West Indies, Canada, UAE. Monty has also served as the head coach of the Rajasthan Royals team in the Indian Premier League (IPL). A total of 24 people had applied following a call for application by the CAN for the post of the national coach of Nepali national cricket team.
Nepal is currently preparing for the triangular one-day series as part of the ICC Men’s World Cup Cricket League Two tournament. The tournament featuring Nepal, Scotland and Namibia is being held in Nepal from February 14.
Head coach of other Asian countries cricket team
- India: Rahul Dravid
- Pakistan: Saqlain Mushtaq
- Bangladesh: Chandika Hathurusingha
- Afghanistan: Jonathan Trott