ISL vs MUL Fantasy Prediction: Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans – 21 February 2021 (Karachi). Big Hitters like Alex Hales, Chris Lynn, James Vince, and Mohammad Rizwan are on the display.
Islamabad United will take on Multan Sultans in the League Match of PSL 2021, aka Pakistan Super League which, will be played at the National Stadium in Karachi. The premier T20 competition of Pakistan is finally here.
Islamabad United couldn’t perform last season, and they will want to change their fortunes. Alex Hales & Paul Stirling are their lead batsmen, whereas Shadab Khan is their best all-rounder. Hasan Ali will lead the pace bowling attack, whereas Ahmed will handle the spin line-up. This side would want to start the tournament with a win.
Multan Sultans played well last season, and this time they have added some additional firepower in their ranks. Chris Lynn & James Vince are coming on the back of a brilliant BBL, whereas Rizwan is in the form of his life. Shahid Afridi will lead the spin bowling of the side, whereas Tanvir is an experienced pacer. The Sultans are the firm favourites this season.
Pitch Report – The average 1st inning score at this ground in the Last 4 PSL games has been 157.
Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 2; Tie: 1.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.30 PM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Islamabad United – Alex Hales, Paul Stirling, Philip Salt, Rohail Nazir, Asif Ali, Hussain Talat, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Fawad Ahmed, Mohammad Wasim Jr.
Multan Sultans – Chris Lynn, Mohammad Rizwan, James Vince, Rilee Rossouw, Khushdil Shah, Carlos Brathwaite, Shahid Afridi, Sohail Tanvir, Usman Qadir, Sohail Khan, Shahnawaz Dhani.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Alex Hales, James Vince, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan, and Chris Lynn.
ISL vs MUL Team Wicket-Keeper
Mohammad Rizwan (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Rizwan scored 198 runs at an average of 98.50 in the recent T20I series against South Africa, whereas his strike-rate was 145.93. He is in the form of his life.
ISL vs MUL Team Batsmen
Alex Hales (Price 10.5) and Paul Stirling (Price 9) will be our batsmen from Islamabad United. Hales scored 543 runs in the recent BBL at an average of 38.79, whereas he was also the highest run-scorer of the tournament. Stirling has scored four centuries in his last six ODI games, whereas he has scored over 2000 T20I runs. Both of them are destructive openers.
Chris Lynn (Price 10), James Vince (Price 9.5), and Rilee Rossouw (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Multan Sultans. Lynn scored 458 runs in the recent BBL at an average of 35.23, whereas Vince scored 537 at an average of 38.36. Rossouw scored 212 runs in the last PSL at an average of 35.23, whereas his strike-rate was 142.28. All three of them are brilliant players.
ISL vs MUL Team All-Rounders
Shadab Khan (Price 9.5) and Muhammad Wasim Jr (Price 8) will be our all-rounders from the Islamabad United. Khan scored 263 runs at an average of 37.57 last season, whereas he also scalped eight wickets in bowling. Wasim is a talented all-rounder, and he is helpful in managing the credits.
ISL vs MUL Team Bowlers
Fawad Ahmed (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the Islamabad United. Ahmed scalped 15 wickets in the recent BBL at an economy of just 7.70. He is a brilliant T20 bowler.
Sohail Tanvir (Price 8.5) and Usman Qadir (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Multan Sultans. Tanvir scalped 14 wickets in the last season, whereas Qadir has scalped 12 T20I wickets in six games. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Multan Sultans will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Shadab Khan and Chris Lynn
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Alex Hales and James Vince
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