KHP vs CEP Fantasy Prediction: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Central Punjab – 26 September 2021 (Rawalpindi). Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Hasan Ali, and Shaheen Afridi will be the best fantasy picks for this game.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will take on Central Punjab in the league game of the Pakistan National T20 Cup. All the elite players of Pakistan are playing in this competition.
Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Rizwan are star batsmen of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, whereas Iftekhar Ahmed is their star all-rounder. Shaheen Afridi is the lead bowler of the side. Central Punjab is full of superstar players, and they would want to dominate. Babar Azam and Akmal are their lead batsmen, whereas Ashraf is their all-rounder. The bowling looks brilliant with Hasan Ali, Wahab Riaz, and Usman Qadir.
Pitch Report – The pitch is expected to be a batting-friendly one.
Match Details :
Time:- 8.00 PM IST Stadium: Rawalpindi Cricket Ground, Rawalpindi.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa – Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Rizwan, Adil Amin, Sahibzada Farhan, Iftekhar Ahmed, Musadiq Ahmed, Mohammad Wasim, Shaheen Afridi, Asif Afridi, Imran Khan, Arshad Iqbal.
Central Punjab – Babar Azam, Kamran Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad, Muhammad Akhlaq, Hussain Talat, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Wahab Riaz, Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Usman Qadir, Waqas Maqsood.
KHP vs CEP: Key Players of the Game
**Last season refers to National T20 Cup 2020**
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Top-3 Picks:-
Mohammad Rizwan:- Rizwan scored 500 runs at an average of 45.45 in PSL 2021, whereas his S/R was 127.87. He was the 2nd highest run-scorer of the tournament.
Fakhar Zaman: Zaman scored 420 runs at a strike-rate of 147.88 last season, whereas he scored 287 runs in PSL 2021.
Shaheen Afridi: Afridi scalped 20 wickets last season, whereas he scalped 16 wickets in PSL 2021.
Central Punjab Top-3 Picks:-
Babar Azam:- Azam scored 554 runs at an average of 69.25 in PSL 2021, whereas his S/R was 132.53. He was the highest run-scorer of the tournament.
Wahab Riaz:- Riaz is a veteran of 250 T20 wickets, whereas he scalped 18 wickets in PSL 2021.
Hasan Ali:- Ali scalped 13 wickets in PSL 2021, whereas his economy was 6.75.
KHP vs CEP Final Fantasy Team:-
WK: Mohammad Rizwan.
Batsmen: Babar Azam, Ahmed Shehzad, Fakhar Zaman, Sahibzada Farhan.
All-Rounders: Mohammad Wasim.
Bowlers: Shaheen Afridi, Imran Khan, Hasan Ali, Wahab Riaz, Usman Qadir.
Match Prediction: Central Punjab will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both Captain Picks + Hasan Ali & Shaheen Afridi
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All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.