LAH vs ISL Dream11 Prediction: Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United – 23 February 2020 (Lahore)
Lahore Qalandars will take on Islamabad United in the 7th Match of PSL 05 which will be played at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. Lahore lost their one game in a one-sided manner and would like to bounce back against the strong Islamabad side on their home ground. Islamabad, after losing the first game, bounced well in a brilliant manner against the Multan side. Islamabad would clearly be the favourites in this game and Lahore have to punch above their weight.
Pitch Report – In Lahore, the pitch has been ideal for batting with an average first innings score of 178.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.30 PM, Live on D-Sport
Probable XI for both sides:-
Lahore Qalandars – Fakhar Zaman, Chris Lynn, Mohammad Hafeez, Sohail Akhtar, Ben Dunk, Muhammad Faizan/Jaahid Ali, David Weise, Samit Patel, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Usman Shinwari.
Islamabad United – Luke Ronchi, Colin Munro, Colin Ingram, David Malan, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Akif Javed (Emerging), Amad Butt, Muhammad Musa.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Chris Lynn, Mohammad Hafeez, Shaheen Afridi, Luke Ronchi, and Dawid Malan.
LAH vs ISL Dream11 Wicket-Keepers
Luke Ronchi (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our team as he is a very experienced player and is in very good form at the moment. He just cannot be dropped from the team.
LAH vs ISL Dream11 Batsmen
The batting duo of Colin Munro (Price 9.5) and Dawid Malan (Price 9.5) will be our batters from the United. Both of the batsmen are in very good form and will be the sure options in the side. Malan has been brilliant in both the games whereas Munro scored a brilliant half-century in the last game.
Chris Lynn (Price 10.5) and Fakhar Zaman (Price 9.5) will be our batters from the Qalandars. Both the players were off to a flier in the last game but couldn’t play a big inning. These 2 are the main pillars of Lahore’s batting and will be looking to play a bigger inning and they both are capable of doing it.
Dream XI All-Rounders
Mohammad Hafeez (Price 9) and David Weise (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Lahore side. Hafeez is a must-pick option in the side as he is a quality batsman and will be an asset with his off-spin too whereas Weise was brilliant with the bowl in the last game and is a decent hitter of the ball too.
Faheem Ashraf (Price 9) will our all-rounder form the Islamabad side. Faheem has been in a brilliant form with the ball and is picking wickets regularly and can be a decent option with the bat too.
LAH vs ISL Dream11 Bowlers
Shaheen Afridi (Price 9) will be our bowler from the Lahore side. Shaheen was in top form in the last game and would like to continue his brilliant run with the ball. His left-arm seam bowling is a delight to watch.
Amad Butt (Price 8.5) and Akif Javed (Price 8) will be our pick from the Islamabad side. Amad picked 4 wickets in the last game and showed his class with the ball whereas Javed is also a very decent young bowler. Both are been picked by the majority of the people and will be the safe picks
Match Prediction: Islamabad United will be the favourites to win this game as they are a quality side and have all their bases covered.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Chris Lynn, Dawid Malan, Colin Munro.
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
All the captain’s pick + Luke Ronchi & Shaheen Afridi
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SportsRush Small-League Dream XI Team-I for the Game (If Lahore bat first)
SportsRush Small-League Dream XI Team-II for the Game (If Islamabad bat first)
Dream 11 Disclaimer
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.