KAR vs QUE Fantasy Prediction: Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators – 20 February 2021 (Karachi). The players like Chris Gayle, Tom Banton, Babar Azam, and Daniel Christian are on the display.
Karachi Kings 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.
The Kings are the defending champions, and they would want to continue their domination. Babar Azam is their lead batsman, whereas Ingram and Sharjeel are capable enough to support him. Mohammad Nabi & Daniel Christian are their ace all-rounders, whereas Amir is their lead bowler. Karachi would want to start the campaign with a win.
Quetta Gladiators didn’t perform well last season, and they have added some firepower in their ranks this season. Chris Gayle & Tom Banton are their explosive openers, whereas Delport & Azam Khan will take care of the middle-order. Ben Cutting is their lead all-rounder, whereas Hasnain, Ali, and Mehmood will take care of their bowling.
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:-
Karachi Kings – Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Colin Ingram, Joe Clarke, Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Amir, Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Illyas, Arshad Iqbal.
Quetta Gladiators – Chris Gayle, Tom Banton, Cameron Delport, Azam Khan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Hasnain, Zahid Mahmood, Usman Shinwari.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Babar Azam, Daniel Christian, Chris Gayle, Colin Ingram, and Mohammad Amir.
KAR vs QUE Team Wicket-Keeper
Azam Khan (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Khan scored 215 runs in the recent Lanka Premier League, whereas his strike-rate was 186.96. He is a youngster and has the ability to be destructive.
KAR vs QUE Team Batsmen
Babar Azam (Price 10.5) and Colin Ingram (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Karachi Kings. Azam is a world-class player, and he scored 473 runs at an average of 59.12 last season. Ingram scored 258 runs in the recent BBL season at a strike-rate of 127.09, whereas he has also been playing PSL regularly. Both of them are technically solid players.
Chris Gayle (Price 10) and Tom Banton (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Quetta Gladiators. Banton has scored over 1100 T20 runs at a strike-rate of 152.40, whereas Gayle does not need any stats to prove his class. Both of them are top-order players.
KAR vs QUE Team All-Rounders
Daniel Christian (Price 9) and Mohammad Nabi (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Karachi Kings. Christian scored 272 runs at a strike-rate of 182.55 in the recent BBL season, whereas he also scalped 15 wickets in bowling. Nabi is a veteran of over 4000 T20 runs, whereas he has scalped 271 wickets too. Both of them are quality all-rounders.
Ben Cutting (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Quetta Gladiators. Cutting scalped eight wickets last season with the ball, whereas he scored 146 runs at a strike-rate of 189.61. He is the ace all-rounder of the side.
KAR vs QUE Team Bowlers
Mohammad Illyas (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the Karachi Kings. Illyas scalped eight wickets last season, whereas he had a strike-rate of 14.7. He is a young talented pacer.
Mohammad Hasnain (Price 9) and Anwar Ali (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Quetta Gladiators. Hasnain scalped 15 wickets last season, whereas Anwar scalped nine in the recent Lanka Premier League. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Karachi Kings will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Babar Azam and Daniel Christian
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Mohammad Nabi and Ben Cutting
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