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2022-02-13 13:00:00

Karachi Kings skipper Babar Azam (L) and Peshawar Zalmi captain Wahab Riaz (R). Photograph: PCB/File

LAHORE: Former champions Karachi Kings will lock horns with ex-champions Peshawar Zalmi in match 19 of the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) on the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore at this time.

Either side have confronted one another 16 occasions with Karachi profitable solely 5 of the video games, whereas Peshawar gained on 11 events. The match will start at 2:30 pm (Pakistan Commonplace Time).

The Kings have misplaced all 5 matches within the first leg of the match performed in Karachi. Peshawar gained 2 of the 5 matches it performed at Nationwide Stadium with one victory coming towards Karachi Kings.

Zalmi, then again, didn’t get sufficient possibilities to cheer within the Karachi leg of the match and so they’re only one place above the sixth positioned Karachi Kings on the factors desk.

With either side seeking to do one thing for survival within the match and preserve the marketing campaign going, one can count on them to go all-in on Sunday afternoon.

A defeat would additional dent Karachi Kings’ possibilities to remain among the many contenders within the match, whereas Peshawar, having 4 factors from 5 matches, isn’t trying in a snug place both. Nevertheless, Wahab Riaz has received much less to fret about than Babar who was named Kings’ captain proper earlier than this season.

Karachi Kings will want Sharjeel Khan to score some runs and take some strain off Babar in the event that they need to go properly within the remainders of the match.

If batting doesn’t let down Karachi Kings because it did within the first leg of the match, then Babar can depend upon his bowlers to defend a complete that’s past 180 in Gaddafi stadium.

Zalmi will attempt to exploit fragility in Kings batting if their high order fails to offer a superb begin, particularly within the energy play overs.

Enjoying XI:

Peshawar Zalmi potential XI: Kamran Akmal (wk), Liam Livingstone, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Sherfane Rutherford, Ben Chopping, Hussain Talat, Wahab Riaz (c), Saqib Mahmood, Mohammad Umar, Salman Irshad

Karachi Kings potential XI: Babar Azam (c), Sharjeel Khan, Sahibzada Farhan (wk), Ian Cockbain, Mohammad Nabi, Lewis Gregory, Imad Wasim, Chris Jordan, Mohammad Taha, Umaid Asif, Usman Shinwari

Live updates of the match will likely be out there under the road.

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