PES vs ISL Fantasy Prediction: Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United – 27 February 2021 (Karachi). The batsmen of both teams are in fine form.
Peshawar Zalmi will take on Islamabad United 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.
Peshawar Zalmi started the tournament with a defeat, and they are now on a streak of two successive victories. Imam-ul-Haq has batted well at the top-order, whereas Haider Ali, Sherfane Rutherford, and Shoaib Malik have been brilliant at the death. The bowling looks strong with the likes of Wahab Riaz, Mujeeb ur Rahman, and Saqib Mahmood.
Islamabad United couldn’t perform well last season, and they have won their initial two games this season. Alex Hales is their lead batsman, whereas Shadab Khan and Lewis Gregory are their main all-rounders. This team has eight bowling options, and they are playing as a unit in the tournament.
Pitch Report – The average 1st inning score at this ground in this PSL season is 169 runs.
Total Games: 8; Bat 1st Won: 0; Bat 2nd Won: 8.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.30 PM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Peshawar Zalmi – Kamran Akmal, Imam-ul-Haq, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Sherfane Rutherford, Wahab Riaz, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Saqib Mahmood, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Imran.
Islamabad United – Alex Hales, Philip Salt, Shadab Khan, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Lewis Gregory, Faheem Ashraf, Zafar Gohar, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Imam ul Haq, Alex Hales, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Haider Ali, and Saqib Mahmood.
PES vs ISL Team Wicket-Keeper
Kamran Akmal (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Akmal scored 251 runs at an average of 27.88 last season, whereas his strike-rate was 161.93. He is one of the most consistent players of the Peshawar Zalmi.
PES vs ISL Team Batsmen
Haider Ali (Price 9), Imam ul Haq (Price 8.5), and Tom Kohler-Cadmore (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Peshawar Zalmi. Haider has scored 74 runs in PSL 2021 at a strike-rate of 194.73, whereas Imam has scored 89 at a strike-rate of 127.14. Cadmore has scored over 2200 T20 runs at a strike-rate of 141.68, whereas he scored a brilliant half-century in his debut PSL 2021 game.
Alex Hales (Price 10.5) and Hussain Talat (Price 8.5) 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 75 runs in PSL 2021 at a strike-rate of 182.92. Talat is a very good player at the lower middle-order, whereas he can bowl a few overs as well.
PES vs ISL Team All-Rounders
Shadab Khan (Price 9.5) and Faheem Ashraf (Price 9) 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 47 runs in the PSL 2021, whereas he has scalped one wicket.
PES vs ISL Team Bowlers
Wahab Riaz (Price 9) and Saqib Mahmood (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Peshawar Zalmi. Mahmood has scalped seven wickets in the tournament, whereas Wahab has scalped four. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Hasan Ali (Price 9) will be our bowler from Islamabad United. Ali scalped eight wickets last season, whereas he has scalped a couple this season at an economy of 6.50.
Match Prediction: Peshawar Zalmi will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Alex Hales and Tom Kohler-Cadmore
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Kamran Akmal and Haider Ali
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