PES vs MUL Fantasy Prediction: Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans – 23 February 2021 (Karachi). Mohammad Rizwan is in Midas touch, and he is the best fantasy captain pick.
Peshawar Zalmi will take on Multan Sultans 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 would want to get a win here. Shoaib Malik & Ravi Bopara proved their class in the last game, whereas Kamran Akmal and Haider Ali need to step up. The bowling looks strong with the likes of Wahab Riaz, Mujeeb ur Rahman, and Saqib Mahmood.
Multan Sultans also lost their opening game, and they have a strong team to bounce back. Mohammad Rizwan is on the top of his game, whereas Lynn & Vince need to fire in this game. Carlos Brathwaite & Shahid Afridi are bowling brilliantly, whereas Tanvir needs to use his experience.
Pitch Report – The average 1st inning score at this ground in this PSL season is 137 runs.
Total Games: 3; Bat 1st Won: 0; Bat 2nd Won: 3.
Match Details :
Time:- 7.30 PM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Peshawar Zalmi – Kamran Akmal, Imam-ul-Haq, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Sherfane Rutherford, Ravi Bopara, Amad Butt, Wahab Riaz, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Saqib Mahmood, Mohammad Imran.
Multan Sultans – Chris Lynn, Mohammad Rizwan, James Vince, Rilee Rossouw, Saqib Maqsood, Khushdil Shah, Carlos Brathwaite, Shahid Afridi, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Umar, Sohailbullah.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Mohammad Rizwan, Carlos Brathwaite, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Chris Lynn, and James Vince.
PES vs MUL Team Wicket-Keeper
Mohammad Rizwan (Price 9.5) and Kamran Akmal (Price 9) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Rizwan scored 198 runs at an average of 98.50 in the recent T20I series against South Africa, whereas he scored a brilliant half-century in the last game. Akmal scored 251 runs at an average of 27.88 last season, whereas his strike-rate was 161.93. Both of them are brilliant openers.
PES vs MUL Team Batsmen
Haider Ali (Price 9) will be our batsman from the Peshawar Zalmi. Ali scored 239 runs at an average of 26.55 last season, whereas his strike-rate was 157.23. He is a youngster and needs to step up on his game.
Chris Lynn (Price 10) and James Vince (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from the Multan Sultans. Lynn scored 458 runs in the recent BBL at an average of 35.23, whereas Vince scored 537 at an average of 38.36. Both of them are match-winners.
PES vs MUL Team All-Rounders
Shoaib Malik (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from the Peshawar Zalmi. Malik scored 278 runs at an average of 34.75 last season, whereas he scored a brilliant half-century in the last game. He is an experienced campaigner.
Carlos Brathwaite (Price 8.5) and Shahid Afridi (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Multan Sultans. Afridi has scalped 344 T20 wickets in his career, whereas he also scalped a couple of wickets in the last game. Brathwaite scalped 16 wickets in the recent BBL, whereas he scalped a couple of wickets in the game against Islamabad. Both of them are wicket-takers.
PES vs MUL Team Bowlers
Wahab Riaz (Price 9) and Mujeeb ur Rahman (Price 9) will be our bowlers from Peshawar Zalmi. Riaz scalped 11 wickets last season, whereas Mujeeb scalped 14 wickets in the recent BBL at an economy of 6.26. Both of them combined for three wickets in the last game.
Sohail Tanvir (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Multan Sultans. Tanvir scalped 14 wickets in the last season, whereas he has the ability to score runs in the lower-order.
Match Prediction: Multan Sultans will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Mohammad Rizwan and Chris Lynn
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Shoaib Malik and James Vince
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Fantasy Team 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.