- Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi will likely be in search of a win to open their account on the factors desk.
- Each groups misplaced their opening video games.
- Multan misplaced first recreation in opposition to Islamabad, whereas Peshawar misplaced to Lahore
KARACHI: Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi will likely be hoping to safe their first win within the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) after going through defeats of their respective opening video games.
Wahab Riaz-led Zalmi had misplaced their opening recreation to Lahore Qalandars by 4 wickets. They did not make an influence with the bat as three of their high 4 had been out with single-figure scores. Though Ravi Bopara scored 50 off 44 balls the remainder of Zalmi’s batting line up was not capable of put up a superb rating.
Their bowlers tried effectively, specifically Saqib Mehmood and Mujib ur Rehman, however they didn’t have sufficient runs on the scoreboard to defeat Lahore.
Riaz will certainly need some runs from his batsman within the upcoming match in opposition to Multan Sultan and get first factors on the PSL 6 desk.
The Sultans, then again, misplaced to the Islamabad United by three wickets on Sunday evening.
Despite the fact that, Mohammad Rizwan continued his good run however his runs weren’t sufficient to make sure that his facet will get a defendable complete on account of late blitz by Lewis Gregory who took Islamabad United house. It was the Sultans’ fourth loss in a row within the PSL.
Sultans will, it appears, proceed to pin their hopes on Rizwan’s type. He was the main run-scorer throughout the current sequence in opposition to South Africa and opened his PSL 6 account with 71 in opposition to Islamabad.
It stays to be seen whether or not Multan Sultans will present confidence in expertise of Usman Qadir or not. The spinner was ignored for the primary match in opposition to Islamabad and Sultans needed to pay the value for that.
Head to Head
Of 6 matches performed between the 2 sides thus far, Zalmi has received solely 2 whereas Sultans had been on victorious facet on 4 events.
The wicket of Nationwide Stadium in Karachi has been supportive to each batsmen and bowlers and workforce profitable the toss is prone to go for the sector as chasing has confirmed to be the way in which to victories in PSL.
Peshawar Zalmi: Haider Ali, Kamran Akmal, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz, David Miller, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravi Bopara, Sherfane Rutherford, Amad Butt, Umaid Asif, Saqib Mahmood, Imam-ul-Haq, Muhammad Imran, Mohammad Irfan, Ibrar Ahmed, Mohammad Amir Khan
Multan Sultans: Shahid Afridi, Imran Tahir, James Vince, Khushdil Shah, Rilee Rossouw, Shan Masood, Sohail Tanvir, Usman Qadir, Chris Lynn, Sohail Khan, Mohammad Rizwan, Carlos Brathwaite, Sohaib Maqsood, Sohaib Ullah, Adam Lyth, Shahnawaz Dhani, Muhammad Umar, Imran Khan Sr