Nepal skipper Kiran Chemjong is creating history today.
He will be the first player to play highest number of caps for the nation.
He has 73 caps, equal to already retired Biraj Maharjan. He will make it 74 if he plays, which is likely to happen.
"History is important but more important is to contribute to the nation in every match", skipper Chemjong said before the series.
The second friendly match against India will be played at Dasharath stadium at 5:30 PM NST.
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