NOR vs BAL Dream11 : Top ranked sides in the league clash heads in the summit clash of the tournament today.
They brought an end to the league stage encounters looking to edge each other into first place and a repeat of that clash will see today’s opponents meet once again in the culminating encounter of the tournamnet. When Northern Pakistan and Balochistan square off against each other in the summit clash today, this is a fixture which promises to set off the fireworks, a befitting way to bring down the curtains on the tournamnet.
While the concluding league stage encounter between these two sides saw Northern Pakistan get the better of Balochistan to end up in first place in the league, today’s encounter will see Balochistan try to turn that narrative around. Both the sides have been two of the most sublime sides in the tournament up till now, two teams who fully deserve to find their place in today’s encounter.
With a string of four consecutive wins in their kitty, it’s clear that Northern Pakistan are making an advent into the dramatic land of the final with immense momentum in their ranks. The side are unforgiving and unstoppable as of now, successfully managing to defend what looked to be a meagre score of 148 in the semi-final to seal their berth in the final.
And it’s that bowling performance which the side will be looking to resonate come Balochistan, a side which has been held in massive reverence for the depth it comes bestowed within their batting order. It saw them successfully chase down the target set infront of them by Southern Punjab yesterday, a performance which epitome the calibre and enigmatic nature of their vibrant batting unit.
Pitch Conditions And Toss
A sublime wicket for batting, the ball couldn’t come any better onto the bat over. The boundary will be extremely easy to find with the average score while batting first in this tournamnet being a colossal 175 with the pitch only turning better as the match runs its course, leading the side winning the toss opting to field first.
Probable Playing 11
Umar Amin, Ali Imran, Sohail Akthar, Rohail Nazir (WK), Asif Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Amir, Sohail Tanvir, Haris Rauf
Imam-ul-Haq, Awais Zia, Bismillah Khan (WK), Imran Farhat, Haris Sohail (C), Amad Butt, Hussain Talat, Akif Javed, Yasir Shah, Ali Shafiq, Umar Gul
Pakistan T20 Cup 2019
Match: Northern Pakistan vs Balochistan Final
Date And Time: 24th October, Thursday- 6:00pm IST
Venue: Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad
- Umar Amin, Ali Imran, Sohail Akthar, Haris Rauf
- Awais Zia, Bismillah Khan, Haris Sohail, Yasir Shah
Top 4 Batting Order
- Umar Amin, Ali Imran, Sohail Akthar, Rohail Nazir
- Imam-ul-Haq, Awais Zia, Bismillah Khan, Imran Farhat
- Umar Amin, Ali Imran
- Awais Zia, Bismillah Khan
Death Overs Bowlers
- Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf
- Akif Javed, Yasir Shah
NOR vs BAL Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Whenever Balochistan have been playing, we have always opted for Bismillah Khan from their side courtesy of the wicket-keeper’s man with the gloves. He’s put up some solid performances with the bat on a persistent basis, seeing him retain his place in our side for today’s encounter as well.
NOR vs BAL Dream11 Batsmen
With this being a batting wicket and some stellar names making it out in the middle of this track which is completely devoid of anything for the bowlers, it was only rightful of us to rope in the best names from this order. We begin by getting in Awais Zia from Balochistan with his 248 in 6 matches being invaluable to the side, runs which have seen him step upto the mantle and up the ante this tournamnet.
Elsewhere from the opposition we have gotten in the two players in the form of Umar Amin and Asif Ali, two regulation picks given the expansive performances they have engaged in. Where Asif has 227 runs till now, Umar Amin has given him pinch perfect assistance from the other end with 206 runs, two names which will hold the key to the side’s batting travails today.
NOR vs BAL Dream11 All-Rounders
Across the length of the tournamnet, both the sides have tasted consummate success in the wake of the performances of their all-rounders, players who have encapsulated their skill set with both the bat and ball to deliver some stunning performances. It sees us bring in a barrage of players in this docket, shelling out a staggering amount of money to get in the stalwarts.
Imad Wasim becomes the first pick from Northern Pakistan along with Shabad Khan given the 9 wickets he’s picked up in the 6 matches for his side with both these spinners set to be crucial on a batting friendly track. We have a duo coming in from the other side as well meanwhile in the form of Hussain Talat and Amad Butt who has returned with the 6 wickets for his side till now.
NOR vs BAL Dream11 Bowling Order
On this kind of track and under these prevelant conditions, the way to venture into this encounter was by moving in with the pacers who’ll spearhead their bowling attacks with the new ball. It lead us to Yasir Shah from Balochistan along with Akif Javed the side’s leading wicket taker who has bust up oppositions with 9 wickets in 6 matches.
Haris Rauf from the opposition will bring an end to our Dream 11 side for this with the bowler regularly striking in every match to bring in wickets at regular intervals.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Awais is our side’s captain for today whilst Asif is the vice-captain.
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.