LAH vs PES - Match 17

Author: Shreyas
10 Jun 2021 18:27:26
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Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi -  of the Pakistan Super League'2021, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, UAE 

Weather Forecast
Clear - 33°C

Points Table Scenario

LAH - 5-4w/1l (1st)
PES - 5-3w/2l (3rd)

Series Performers till now
(This is from the 1st half of the PSL'2021 which was held in Karachi)

LAH

Fakhar Zaman - 4th highest run scorer (189), Avg (63) - 4M/4I
Mohammad Hafeez - 6th highest run scorer (181), Avg (90.50) - 4M/4I

Shaheen Shah Afridi - 2nd highest wicket taker (9), Avg (12.56), SR (10.67) - 4M/4I
Haris Rauf - 10th highest wicket taker (4), Avg (27.75) - 3M/3I

PES

Sherfane Rutherford - 11th highest run scorer (129), Avg (43) - 5M/5I
Haider Ali - 13th highest run scorer (119), Avg (29.75) - 5M/5I

Wahab Riaz - 4th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (19), SR (12) - 4M/4I

1. VENUE AND PITCH INFO

Venue - Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 

(i) Total Matches - T20s

Overall - 123

Avg 1st Innings - 158
Avg 2nd Innings - 142

Highest total - 225/7 (Ireland vs Afghanistan - 30th November'2013)

(ii) Performance of both teams on this ground

LAH - 5-4w/1l (80%)
PES - 2-1w/1l (50%)

(iii) Top Performers on this venue from the current squads - T20s

LAH

Sohail Akhtar - 26th highest run scorer (204), Avg (51) - 4M/4I
Mohammad Hafeez - 45th highest run scorer (163), Avg (23.29) - 8M/8I

Rashid Khan - 4th highest wicket taker (16), Avg (14.06), SR (14.25) - 10M/10I
Shaheen Afridi - 19th highest wicket taker (10), Avg (16.40), SR (13.20) - 6M/6I

PES

Shoaib Malik - 71st highest run scorer (130), Avg (43.33) - 7M/6I

Amad Butt - Wickets (3), Avg (13.33), SR (8) - 1M/1I

(iv) Recent T20 Matches on this venue

1) Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars - 9th June'2021
143/9 vs 144/5 (LAH won by 5 wkts)

Pacers - 8w+3w=11w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

2) Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe - 20th March'2021
183/7 vs 136/5 (AFG won by 47 runs)

Pacers - 5w+4w=9w
Spinners - 2w+1w=3w

3) Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe - 19th March'2021
193/5 vs 148/10 (AFG won by 45 runs)

Pacers - 4w+5w=9w
Spinners - 1w+5w=6w

4) Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe - 17th March'2021
198/5 vs 150/7 (AFG won by 48 runs)

Pacers - 4w+4w=8w
Spinners - 1w+3w=4w

5) Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - 9th November'2020
189/3 vs 172/8 (DC won by 17 runs)

Pacers - 2w+7w=9w
Spinners - 1w+1w=2w

6) Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - 7th November'2020
131/7 vs 132/4 (SRH won by 6 wkts)

Pacers - 5w+2w=7w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

7) Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals - 3rd November'2020
152/7 vs 154/4 (DC won by 6 wkts)

Pacers - 5w+1w=6w
Spinners - 1w+3w=4w

8) Punjab Kings vs Chennai Super Kings - 1st November'2020
153/6 vs 154/1 (CSK won by 9 wkts)

Pacers - 4w+1w=5w
Spinners - 2w+0w=2w

9) Punjab Kings vs Rajasthan Royals - 31st October'2020
185/4 vs 186/3 (RR won by 7 wkts)

Pacers - 4w+1w=5w
Spinners - 0w+1w=1w

10) Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians - 29th October'2020
164/6 vs 166/5 (MI won by 5 wkts)

Pacers - 5w+3w=8w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

11) Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals - 26th October'2020
195/5 vs 196/2 (RR won by 8 wkts)

Pacers - 3w+2w=5w
Spinners - 2w+0w=2w

SUMMARY OF WICKETS

Pacers
1st Innings - 49w
2nd Innings - 33w

Spinners
1st Innings - 13w
2nd Innings - 20w

Overall
82w:33w (Pacers:Spinners)

(v) Toss Based Analysis on this venue

Lahore Qalandars (LAH)

1. Sohail Akhtar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 37(43), 56(47), 11(13)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 100(56)*, 40(30)

2. Ahmed Danyal
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

3. Ben Dunk
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 17(18)

4. Callum Ferguson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Dilbar Hussain
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Fakhar Zaman
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 14(12), 11(7)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 6(10), 11(10), 9(15)

7. Haris Rauf
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

8. James Faulkner
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w

9. Maaz Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

10. Mohammad Faizan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 58(44), 32(35)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 6(9), 9(12)

11. Mohammad Hafeez
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 39(30), 45(36)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 25(23)*&2w, 14(19)&0w, 29(25)

12. Salman Ali Agha
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 37(21), 0(2)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Seekkuge Prasanna
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1(3)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Shaheen Shah Afridi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w, 1w

15. Sultan Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Tim David
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 23(15)*

17. Zaid Alam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

18. Zeeshan Ashraf
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

19. Rashid Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 3w, 7(3)&3w, 9(5)*&3w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w, 2w, 1w, 0w, 11(7)&1w, 15(5)*&1w

Peshawar Zalmi (PES)

1. Wahab Riaz
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

2. Abrar Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Amad Butt
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w

4. Bismillah Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. David Miller
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Fabian Allen
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Fidel Edwards
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Haider Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Imam Ul Haq
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 13(14)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 4(4)

10. Kamran Akmal
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 72(50)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3(6)

11. Mohammad Amir Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Mohammad Irfan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Mohammad Imran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Mohammad Imran Randhawa
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Rovman Powell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Waqar Salamkheil
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Sherfane Rutherford
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

18. Shoaib Malik
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 8(7), 26(26)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 43(34)*&0w, 42(31)*, 9(20)

19. Umaid Asif
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -
 

2. HEAD TO HEAD

(i) Overall
12 - 8w/4l (In favour of PES)

(ii) Last 5 Matches
5 - 3w/2l (In favour of LAH)

(iii) On this Venue
1 - 1w/0l (In favour of PES)

(iv) Recent head to head matches

1) Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars - 21st February'2021
140/6 vs 143/6 (LAH won by 4 wkts)

Sherfane Rutherford - 26(27)
Shoaib Malik - 26(24)
Amad Butt - 23(11)* & 1w
Wahab Riaz - 2w
Mohammad Hafeez - 33(26)*
Rashid Khan - 27(15)* & 0w
Ben Dunk - 22(14)
Agha Salman - 21(16)
Fakhar Zaman - 15(15)
Sohail Akhtar - 14(14)
Shaheen Shah Afridi - 3w

Pacers - 6w+5w=11w
Spinners - 0w+1w=1w

2) Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars - 15th November'2020
170/9 vs 171/5 (LAH won by 5 wkts)

Shoaib Malim - 39(24)
Imam Ul Haq - 24(19)
Mohammad Imran - 1w
Mohammad Hafeez - 74(46)*
Ben Dunk - 20(19)
Dilbar Hussain - 3w
Haris Rauf - 2w
Shaheen Shah Afridi - 2w

Pacers - 9w+5w=14w
Spinners - 0w+0w=0w

3) Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars - 11th March'2020
187/7 vs 189/5 (LAH won by 5 wkts)

Haider Ali - 69(43)
Shoaib Malik - 62(43)
Kamran Akmal - 12(8)
Wahab Riaz - 1w
Fakhar Zaman - 63(46)
Sohail Akhtar - 21(19)
Shaheen Shah Afridi - 3w
Dilbar Hussain - 1w

Pacers - 5w+4w=9w
Spinners - 2w+0w=2w

4) Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars - 29th February'2020
132/7 vs 116/6 (PES won by 16 runs - DLS)

Haider Ali - 34(12)
Kamran Akmal - 14(9)
Wahab Riaz - 13(10)* & 1w
Mohammad Amir Khan - 1w
Fakhar Zaman - 22(19)
Sohail Akhtar - 12(5)
Dilbar Hussain - 4w
Shaheen Shah Afridi - 1w

Pacers - 7w+6w=13w
Spinners - 0w+0w=0w

5) Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi - 5th March'2019
124/7 vs 125/6 (PES won by 4 wkts)

Fakhar Zaman - 11(7)
Sohail Akhtar - 11(13)
Shaheen Shah Afridi - 3w
Wahab Riaz - 1w

Pacers - 6w+6w=12w
Spinners - 1w+0w=1w

(v) Top Performers when these two sides meet

LAH

Fakhar Zaman - 2nd highest run scorer (177), Avg (19.67) - 9M/9I
Mohammad Hafeez - 3rd highest run scorer (174), Avg (24.86) - 9M/8I
(Used to play for PES earlier)
Sohail Akhtar - 8th highest run scorer (99), Avg (16.50) - 7M/7I

Shaheen Shah Afridi - 3rd highest wicket taker (10), Avg (14.40), SR (13.20) - 6M/6I
Dilbar Hussain - 4th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (11.88), SR (8.25) - 3M/3I

PES

Kamran Akmal - Highest run scorer (272), Avg (38.86) - 10M/9I
Haider Ali - 6th highest run scorer (103), Avg (20.75) - 4M/4I
Shoaib Malik - 7th highest run scorer (127), Avg (42.33) - 3M/3I

Wahab Riaz - 2nd highest wicket taker (12), Avg (24.25), SR (19.58) - 11M/11I

(vi) Toss Based Analysis - Head to Head

Lahore Qalandars (LAH)

1. Sohail Akhtar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 12(13), 30(16)*, 6(9), 11(13)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 12(5), 21(19), 7(8), 14(14)

2. Ahmed Danyal
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

3. Ben Dunk
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 7(5), 20(19), 22(14)

4. Callum Ferguson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Dilbar Hussain
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 4w, 1w, 3w

6. Fakhar Zaman
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 33(19), 30(17)&0w, 6(11), 6(8), 11(7)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(2), 22(19), 63(46), 6(7), 15(15)

7. Haris Rauf
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 2w

8. James Faulkner
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Maaz Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 0w

10. Mohammad Faizan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

11. Mohammad Hafeez
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 13(18)&2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 43(37), 9(7), 3(11)&1w, 27(25), 1(3), 4(4), 74(47)*, 33(26)*

12. Salman Ali Agha
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 13(12), 28(25), 13(18)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 21(16)

13. Seekkuge Prasanna
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Shaheen Shah Afridi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w, 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 3w, 2w, 3w

15. Sultan Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Tim David
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Zaid Alam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

18. Zeeshan Ashraf
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

19. Rashid Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 27(15)*&0w

Peshawar Zalmi (PES)

1. Wahab Riaz
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 13(10)*&1w, 1w, 0w, 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 14(11)&0w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 3w, 1w

2. Abrar Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Amad Butt
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 23(11)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Bismillah Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. David Miller
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Fabian Allen
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Fidel Edwards
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Haider Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 34(12), 69(43), 0(1), 0(1)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Imam Ul Haq
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 24(19), 0(1)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1(2), 4(4)

10. Kamran Akmal
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 58(40), 14(9), 12(8), 5(10)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 18(20), 3(13), 57(47)*, 107(61)*, 0(2), 3(6)

11. Mohammad Amir Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Mohammad Irfan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Mohammad Imran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 8(4)&1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Mohammad Imran Randhawa
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Rovman Powell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Waqar Salamkheil
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Sherfane Rutherford
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 26(27)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

18. Shoaib Malik
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 62(43), 39(24), 26(24)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

19. Umaid Asif
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 0w, 0w

3. SQUAD INFO WITH DETAILING

A) LAHORE QALANDARS (LAH):

Probable XI

1) Fakhar Zaman - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 9, 0, 2, 13, 60, 8*, 27, 101, 193, 8

2) Sohail Akhtar (C) - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 40, 0, 7, 21, 14, 17, 17, 14, 49*, 20

3) Mohammad Hafeez - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 29, 11r 1w, 17r 2w, 6r 1w, 29r 0w, 19r 0w, 17r 3w, 8r 0w, 25r 0w, 14r 0w

4) Tim David - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 23*, 14, 7, 27, 7*, 31*, 2, 2, 8*, 36

5) Muhammad Faizan - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 9, 0, 0*, 0w, 6r 1w, 2w, 0*, 2w

6) Ben Dunk (Wk) - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 17, 57*, 1, 22, 13, 0, 1, 31, 26*, 0*

7) James Faulkner - RHB, LFM
Last 10 - 3w, 26r 0w, 1w, 0r 2w, 12r 3w, 6r 2w, 5r 1w, 1w, 1w, 0w

8) Ahmed Danyal - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 2w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w

9) Haris Rauf - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 2w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 3w, 2w

10) Rashid Khan - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 15r 1w, 1w, 3w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 3w

11) Shaheen Shah Afridi - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 5w, 4w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 3w, 1w, 2w

BENCH

12) Zeeshan Ashraf - LHB, WK
Last 10 - 9, 0, 28, 25, 22, 9, 14, 12, 21, 12, 15, 2, 24

13) Zaid Alam - RHB
Last 10 - 13, 9, 0, 11, 0, 0, 6, 31, 0, 19,2 2, 24, 112, 0, 0, 0

14) Salman Ali Agha - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 21, 14, 1w, 1, 106*, 45, 79r 1w, 45r 1w, 6, 50r 0w, 15

15) Dilbar Hussain - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 3w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 2w

16) Seekkuge Prasanna - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 1w, 2w, 3w, 3w, 3w, 0w, 8r 0e, 6r 1w, 50r 1w, 24r 2w

17) Maaz Khan - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 0w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 2w

18) Callum Ferguson - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 19, 26, 14, 27, 25, 46*, 22, 42, 23, 3

19) Sultan Ahmed -
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 4w, 0w, 1w

Safe C/VC choices
Mohammad Hafeez, Rashid Khan

B) PESHAWAR ZALMI (PES):

Probable XI

1) Kamran Akmal (Wk) - RHB
Last 10 - 1, 6, 21, 3, 3, 37, 5, 8, 22, 5, 49, 24, 4

2) Imam Ul Haq - LHB
Last 10 - 57, 5, 70, 0, 41, 48, 0, 24, 4, 49

3) Haider Ali - RHB
Last 10 - 5, 3, 12, 14, 9, 36, 50, 24*, 0

4) Shoaib Malik - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 1, 29*, 34, 11*, 26, 1, 15*, 23r 1w, 46r 2w

5) David Miller - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 7*, 7*, 24*, 0, 2, 62, 50*, 50, 2, 49*

6) Sherfane Rutherford - LHB, RMF
Last 10 - 46, 6*, 36*, 15, 26, 4, 29, 14*, 28*

7) Wahab Riaz (C) - RHB, LFM
Last 10 - 28r 2w, 4w, 20r 2w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 1w

8) Fabian Allen - RHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0w, 6r 1w, 0w, 15r 0w, 1w, 21r 1w, 12r 0w, 0r 1w, 3r 1w, 23r 2w

9) Amad Butt - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 0w, 27r 0w, 23r 1w, 2w, 2w, 1w, 0w, 26r 0w, 0w, 0w

10) Fidel Edwards - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w

11) Mohammad Irfan - RHB, LFM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w

BENCH

12) Umaid Asif - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w

13) Waqar Salamkheil - RHB, LWS
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 4w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 3w

14) Mohammad Imran - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 0w

15) Mohammad Imran Randhawa - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 13r 1w, 2w, 46r 2w, 6r 2w, 0w, 0w, 100r 1w, 8r 2w

16) Bismillah Khan - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 42, 7, 73, 38, 16, 8, 0, 92, 48, 38

17) Abrar Ahmed - LHB, Legbreak  (He has only played First Class Cricket till now)
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 9w, 0w, 0w, 4w, 3w, 1w, 2w, 3w, 5w, 6w, 3w, 5w, 5w, 2w, 4w 5w

18) Rovman Powell - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 7, 16, 19, 29r 1w, 2r 3w, 32, 43, 16*, 1, 49

19) Mohammad Amir Khan - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 0w, 4w, 1w, 5w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 1w

Safe C/VC choices
Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Malik

Differential C/VC choices

LAH

Fakhar Zaman, Shaheen Afridi
Hit or Miss: Sohail Akhtar

PES

Wahab Riaz, Haider Ali
Hit or Miss: Amad Butt, David Miller

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Tue, 14 May 2024 17:04:16 GMT
If they qualify for the knockouts, India will play their last-four match in Providence
Tue, 14 May 2024 06:42:17 GMT
"You saw the number of tight finishes we had in last year's IPL. So, you know, it has made a big difference"
Tue, 14 May 2024 02:56:55 GMT
The first abandoned game of IPL 2024 also confirmed Gujarat Titans' elimination from playoff contention
Sat, 11 May 2024 17:50:46 GMT
The board has also proposed increasing the gap between matches from three days to four, especially during the first-class tournaments
Mon, 13 May 2024 18:12:24 GMT
The new coach will be appointed on a three-and-a-half-year term, from July 1, 2024 to December 31, 2027
Fri, 10 May 2024 07:49:02 GMT
The rule has been a topic of big debate during IPL 2024, with many prominent cricketers blaming it for the record-breaking scores
Thu, 09 May 2024 16:49:46 GMT
A loss on Friday will end GT's tournament, while CSK will be looking to boost their hopes of a playoff spot
Thu, 09 May 2024 16:00:34 GMT
"The WPL gave our players a lot of confidence," she added
Thu, 09 May 2024 15:05:08 GMT
Bangladesh, the hosts of the T20 World Cup later this year, have now lost eight home T20Is in a row
Wed, 08 May 2024 11:40:26 GMT
Fast bowler arrives at Wantage Road as replacement for Chris Tremain
Mon, 06 May 2024 16:31:45 GMT
India's dominance continued in Sylhet as they went 4-0 up in the five-match series
Sat, 04 May 2024 13:38:41 GMT
Coach Langer said "it'll be probably difficult" for Mayank to play in the playoffs
Fri, 03 May 2024 10:47:58 GMT
India are still on top in ODIs and T20Is, even as Scotland have overtaken Zimbabwe to be 12th in T20Is
Fri, 03 May 2024 09:53:09 GMT
South Africa will play three ODIs, one Test and three T20Is in Bengaluru and Chennai
Thu, 02 May 2024 15:53:17 GMT
The India captain didn't explain why, but outlined it had to do with conditions and early morning starts
Thu, 02 May 2024 15:52:25 GMT
The chief selector said Kohli's experience was valuable to India's T20 squad and that there was enough muscle in the middle order
Thu, 02 May 2024 13:52:50 GMT
India restricted the hosts to a below-par 117 for 8 and then chased the target down with nine balls to spare
Fri, 03 May 2024 13:08:29 GMT
The India allrounder recalls a chat with the India captain during the Afghanistan T20Is in January, and also credits CSK for fine tuning his six-hitting
Wed, 01 May 2024 17:51:54 GMT
Karachi, Lahore and Rawalpindi are the three venues the PCB is planning to host the two-week tournament in
Wed, 01 May 2024 17:41:39 GMT
Royals have given up a 200-plus total just once, while Sunrisers have set and reset IPL records all season
Wed, 01 May 2024 02:51:05 GMT
Mumbai could only muster 144, a total that wasn't anywhere close to enough
Tue, 30 Apr 2024 16:13:26 GMT
Legspinner Yuzvendra Chahal made a comeback in the 15-man squad led by Rohit Sharma
Tue, 30 Apr 2024 12:45:19 GMT
He has been fined 100% of his match fee for a Level 1 breach of the IPL's Code of Conduct during the game against Delhi Capitals
Mon, 29 Apr 2024 03:21:34 GMT
Despite a slowdown that saw them make only 145 for 7, India managed to hold off Bangladesh easily
Sun, 28 Apr 2024 02:31:43 GMT
RCB are coming off a morale-boosting win against Sunrisers, but they still have a lot to do if they're to make the playoffs
Sat, 27 Apr 2024 19:03:34 GMT
The defending champions are coming off two successive defeats and are in danger of slipping down the table
Tue, 23 Apr 2024 09:16:41 GMT
Ponting said Pant had been a little apprehensive early in the season but has "gotten better and better every game"
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 16:06:47 GMT
Michael Hussey, CSK's batting coach, said the rule had made IPL games "fun" to watch, but admitted that it's "scary" from a bowler's point of view
Mon, 22 Apr 2024 12:05:49 GMT
The table toppers will fancy their chances against a Mumbai attack that, barring Jasprit Bumrah, has largely looked toothless
Sat, 20 Apr 2024 12:57:04 GMT
The wicketkeeper-batter has excelled in the finisher's role in the IPL in the last three seasons, and is back in the reckoning after a stellar show for RCB
Thu, 18 Apr 2024 10:51:14 GMT
The two teams last played a bilateral series in 2012-13, when Pakistan visited India
Tue, 16 Apr 2024 12:58:29 GMT
Left-arm spinner Radha and allrounder Hemalatha return to the squad, Rodrigues misses out due to back niggle
Tue, 16 Apr 2024 12:13:19 GMT
These are two very different teams, but they're similar in how innovative they can be in tactical terms
Fri, 12 Apr 2024 10:35:46 GMT
"When you take a break, people gossip about it a lot. But I feel it's important to understand not everything is in players' hands," Kishan says
Tue, 09 Apr 2024 09:47:14 GMT
CSK's new leader reflects in the early stages of this year's IPL and how he does not believe he is batting any differently
Sat, 06 Apr 2024 17:50:12 GMT
RCB batter says it hasn't been a conscious decision to bat at a higher tempo this IPL season
Thu, 04 Apr 2024 06:30:21 GMT
The Australia allrounder reflects on his first-hand experience of facing new pace sensation Mayank Yadav
Tue, 02 Apr 2024 17:00:04 GMT
Cricket Association of Bengal to host Bengal Pro T20 - for men and women - in June this year
Tue, 02 Apr 2024 12:45:19 GMT
"It's just trying to find a window as to when you actually play that," says Cricket Victoria CEO Nick Cummins
Mon, 01 Apr 2024 10:36:19 GMT
Who's in and who's out? A former T20 World Cup winner dons the selector's hat
Thu, 28 Mar 2024 15:12:47 GMT
KKR have brought in 16-year old Afghanistan offspinner Allah Ghazanfar
Thu, 28 Mar 2024 10:53:01 GMT
The Andhra Cricket Association had said earlier in the day that Vihari hadn't responded to the notice
Wed, 27 Mar 2024 10:47:40 GMT
CA would offer Australian venues if the BCCI and PCB show any desire to restart bilateral relations
Tue, 26 Mar 2024 13:40:13 GMT
Australia have not played a women's Test at the MCG since 1949. They will also host T20Is against England at Adelaide Oval and the SCG
Tue, 26 Mar 2024 11:19:44 GMT
Australia will also host Pakistan for white-ball cricket in November while schedule has also been drawn up to boost the BBL
Sun, 24 Mar 2024 04:58:43 GMT
Following this hike, players in the top experience bracket (40-plus first-class caps) stand to earn INR 120,000 per day
Sat, 23 Mar 2024 02:23:49 GMT
Head coach says it was Dhoni's decision to step down from the captaincy after a "lot of consideration"
Thu, 21 Mar 2024 13:55:06 GMT
MS Dhoni had been CSK's captain throughout their time at the IPL, except for a brief period in 2022 when Ravindra Jadeja took over
Wed, 20 Mar 2024 16:06:13 GMT
Sri Lanka fast bowler picked up a hamstring injury earlier this month
Mon, 18 Mar 2024 14:06:49 GMT
MI captain says he hasn't met with his predecessor Rohit Sharma yet but foresees no issues
Mon, 18 Mar 2024 12:50:53 GMT
India seamer impressed in short spell in 2023 season and is set to return for final five games
Mon, 18 Mar 2024 07:20:32 GMT
"The feeling hasn't sunk in, maybe it'll take time," says the captain after leading her side to the WPL title
Sat, 16 Mar 2024 12:43:06 GMT
Titans coach also admits he couldn't have done much to convince Hardik against moving to Mumbai
Thu, 14 Mar 2024 15:42:41 GMT
The Mumbai captain credited his coach Omkar Salvi for creating a vision focussed on player fitness and freedom
Thu, 14 Mar 2024 13:54:30 GMT
Kotian and Deshpande broke Vidarbha's resistance on the fifth afternoon
Thu, 14 Mar 2024 05:06:02 GMT
Iyer did not field on Wednesday because of back pain, but it was understood that he would field on Thursday after receiving treatment
Thu, 14 Mar 2024 05:20:42 GMT
The England batter was part of the Delhi Capitals squad, having been bought for INR 4 crore at the auction in December
Wed, 13 Mar 2024 14:13:53 GMT
Although Nair fell for 74 in the last session of the day, Wadkar stayed unbeaten on 56
Wed, 13 Mar 2024 13:51:50 GMT
Josh Hazlewood has risen to No. 2, while Kuldeep Yadav has achieved a career-best 16th place
Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:06:41 GMT
Mohammed Shami and Prasidh Krishna have been ruled out of IPL 2024
Tue, 12 Mar 2024 17:44:32 GMT
India allrounder opens up on what happened during those 48 hours when he had to leave the team in the middle of a Test to visit his mother in hospital
Tue, 12 Mar 2024 16:22:00 GMT
England seamer insists landmarks are not the reason he still competes at the age of 41
Tue, 12 Mar 2024 14:54:05 GMT
Mumbai's young batter also credits Ajinkya Rahana and Shreyas Iyer for their roles in putting up big partnerships
Mon, 11 Mar 2024 11:59:45 GMT
Shah also mentioned that Mohammed Shami is expected back only in September, while KL Rahul is still awaiting clearance to join LSG
Mon, 11 Mar 2024 13:01:44 GMT
Jason Roy opted out of the tournament citing personal reasons
Mon, 11 Mar 2024 07:52:32 GMT
They had slipped to fifth after the defeat in Hyderabad, but are now firmly back on top
Sun, 10 Mar 2024 16:23:10 GMT
"I love to play in tough situations and tough conditions," Thakur says after top-scoring in Mumbai's first innings in the Ranji Trophy final
Sun, 10 Mar 2024 03:19:26 GMT
While the expectations from Mumbai are always big, Vidarbha are primed for their time under the limelight
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 17:57:45 GMT
Move aimed at incentivising players for prioritising Test cricket
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 14:48:55 GMT
Ashwin explains the "different actions, different speeds, and different releases" he has had to use to stay on top of the batters
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 14:44:50 GMT
He calls for 'allround' review of domestic cricket involving players and coaches
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 14:34:10 GMT
England captain seeks positives after 4-1 loss as he backs team to stick to positive style
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 14:00:03 GMT
Head coach doesn't rule out the possibility of both players returning soon to the national team
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 10:41:57 GMT
England suffered another collapse to crash to a 4-1 series defeat in Dharamsala
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 10:03:42 GMT
India coach praises the selectors' input and their captain was pleased with Kuldeep and Jaiswal's growth
Sat, 09 Mar 2024 07:14:15 GMT
Bumrah took charge of India in his absence
Fri, 08 Mar 2024 14:12:05 GMT
Shoaib Bashir is England's best bowler on the day, which ends with India comfortably ahead by 255 runs with two first-innings wickets in hand
Fri, 08 Mar 2024 13:00:34 GMT
Spin coach praises Bashir for overcoming illness, as he and Hartley keep fighting with the ball
Thu, 07 Mar 2024 14:20:40 GMT
The India left-arm spinner has had a quietly devastating series and proved to be the difference once more in Dharamsala
Thu, 07 Mar 2024 02:10:27 GMT
ESPNcricinfo understands that the India batter will also take a call on his international future soon
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 21:42:43 GMT
As Stokes himself acknowledged, "3-2 sounds better than 3-1 or 4-1", so another high-octane contest ought to be in prospect
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 14:24:01 GMT
India captain also reflected on the unusual paths both his career and R Ashwin's have gone, with the latter set to play his 100th Test
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 11:40:30 GMT
Cameron Green makes big strides as Jaiswal edges into top ten among batters
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 11:02:15 GMT
Bashir and Hartley both retained in spite of expectation of seam-friendly conditions in Dharamsala
Tue, 05 Mar 2024 13:35:36 GMT
He picks out the 2012-13 home-series defeat to England as one of the major turning points in his career
Tue, 05 Mar 2024 11:45:32 GMT
The England batter explains why Ashwin is such a challenging bowler to face in Test cricket
Tue, 05 Mar 2024 09:54:30 GMT
England's latest caps centurion looks to finish India series on a high in Dharamsala
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 14:08:24 GMT
ESPNcricinfo understands that Steyn has pulled out of the tournament for personal reasons
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 12:18:49 GMT
The inter-zonal tournament of five three-day matches will be played in Pune between March 28 and April 11
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 09:43:23 GMT
Washington Sundar was released from the squad to play the Ranji Trophy semi-final for Tamil Nadu against Mumbai
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