ISL vs QUE Fantasy Prediction: Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators – 1 March 2021 (Karachi). Faf du Plessis and Alex Hales will play a big role in the fantasy team.
Islamabad United will take on Quetta Gladiators 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 have won two of their three games, and they would want to bounce back after the last defeat. Alex Hales has been batting well for the side, whereas Stirling & Salt need to step-up at the top-order. They are a balanced side with seven bowling options in their playing eleven
Quetta Gladiators have lost their opening three games, and they would want to change their fortunes. Faf du Plessis made a brilliant debut in the last game, whereas Sarfaraz is also batting well. The bowling has been poor in the tournament so far.
Pitch Report – The average 1st inning score at this ground in this PSL season is 167 runs.
Total Games: 10; Bat 1st Won: 0; Bat 2nd Won: 10.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.30 PM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Islamabad United – Paul Stirling, Alex Hales, Philip Salt, Shadab Khan, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Ahmed, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr.
Quetta Gladiators – Saim Ayub, Cameron Delport, Faf du Plessis, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Azam Khan, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Nawaz, Dale Steyn, Mohammad Hasnain, Zahid Mahmood, Usman Shinwari.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Faf du Plessis, Alex Hales, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Hasan Ali, and Paul Stirling.
ISL vs QUE Team Wicket-Keeper
Sarfaraz Ahmed (Price 9) and Azam Khan (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Ahmed has scored 128 runs in the tournament at an average of 42.66, whereas Azam has also been batting with a great strike-rate.
ISL vs QUE Team Batsmen
Faf du Plessis (Price 9) will be our batsman from the Quetta Gladiators. Faf scored 449 runs in IPL 2020 at an average of 40.81, whereas he made his debut in the last game for Gladiators. He is a top-notch player.
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. He has scored 116 runs in PSL 2021 at a strike-rate of 170.58. Stirling has scored over 5700 T20 runs in his career, whereas he has scored four ODI centuries in the last six ODI games. Both of them are top-order players.
ISL vs QUE Team All-Rounders
Shadab Khan (Price 9.5), Faheem Ashraf (Price 9), and Mohammad Wasim (Price 8) will be our all-rounders from Islamabad United. Khan scored 263 runs at an average of 37.57 last season, whereas he also scalped eight wickets in bowling. Faheem is a brilliant all-rounder, and he has scored 49 runs in the PSL 2021, whereas he has scalped one wicket. Wasim has been bowling well and has scalped four wickets in the tournament.
ISL vs QUE Team Bowlers
Hasan Ali (Price 9) will be our bowler from Islamabad United. Ali scalped eight wickets last season, whereas he has scalped four this season at an economy of 5.50.
Mohammad Hasnain (Price 9) and Dale Steyn (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Quetta Gladiators. Hasnain scalped 15 wickets last season, whereas he has scalped three in PSL 2021. Steyn is a veteran pacer, and he scalped a couple of wickets in the last game.
Match Prediction: Quetta Gladiators will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Faf du Plessis and Alex Hales
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Sarfaraz Ahmed and Paul Stirling
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