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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"I oversaw his work for two games. After that, I insisted that he take his own decisions and bear responsibility for them"
Sat, 30 Apr 2022 18:48:18
Suryakumar steers chase with a fifty after Buttler's 67 had taken Royals to 158
Sat, 30 Apr 2022 04:27:09
Venue could be ready to host men's T20 World Cup matches in 2024
Thu, 28 Apr 2022 12:07:12
The first-class competition will resume after the IPL in a bio-bubble, with the final scheduled for June 20-24
Thu, 28 Apr 2022 11:16:27
ESPNcricinfo experts Vettori and Lynn feel the Sunrisers seamer should be fast-tracked into the squad for the T20 World Cup
Tue, 26 Apr 2022 19:06:16
The batter's 56* off 31 dragged his team from 99 for 5 to 144. Then the bowlers combined to take 7 for 37 to stymie RCB in their small chase
Tue, 26 Apr 2022 06:12:37
Former India coach says Rob Key will have to develop thick skin in his new role as ECB's managing director of cricket
Mon, 25 Apr 2022 10:55:01
The Lucknow Super Giants captain scored his third century against Mumbai, which is an IPL record
Tue, 03 May 2022 12:38:11
Qualifier 1 and Eliminator at Eden Gardens on May 24 and 25; Narendra Modi Stadium to host Qualifier 2 and final on May 27 and 29
Sat, 23 Apr 2022 17:09:36
The series, starting June 9, will be key in a T20 World Cup year
Sat, 23 Apr 2022 06:50:09
Capitals assistant coach Shane Watson, however, says umpires' decision has to be accepted, right or wrong
Wed, 20 Apr 2022 11:25:09
Call yet to be taken on the possibility of Wednesday's fixture against Punjab Kings in Pune
Mon, 18 Apr 2022 08:43:00
The franchise's physio Patrick Farhart had tested positive last week
Sun, 17 Apr 2022 18:49:11
Rashid Khan cameo at the end helps Gujarat Titans seal victory despite their having been 16 for 3 and 87 for 5
Sun, 17 Apr 2022 15:18:02
Thanks to Samson and Buttler, the Royals have been dismantling slow bowlers this season
Fri, 15 Apr 2022 15:24:07
The Chennai Super Kings quick hasn't recovered sufficiently from the back injury he picked up recently
Thu, 14 Apr 2022 14:34:59
"If it starts clicking well, it will definitely add a new dimension to my game"
Wed, 13 Apr 2022 19:37:59
Brevis and Tilak Varma put on a show, but Punjab Kings had enough on the board to weather it
Wed, 13 Apr 2022 19:16:55
Ruling states that they had "in order to help the MCA misused their position and power in the PCA to provide undue favour to MCA"
Tue, 12 Apr 2022 18:21:02
Theekshana leads the bowling effort with four-for after batters turn on the style to put up huge total
Tue, 12 Apr 2022 06:09:34
Pace-bowling allrounder was already recovering from quadricep tear picked against West Indies in February
Tue, 12 Apr 2022 05:15:11
Natarajan leads the way with the ball, as Sunrisers rack up back-to-back victories
Mon, 11 Apr 2022 03:55:33
Given that the ICC events schedule is now fixed for the next cycle, fitting another tournament was a non-starter
Sun, 10 Apr 2022 18:44:59
Uncapped Indian seamer Kuldeep Sen went toe-to-toe with Marcus Stoinis and defended 14 in the final over
Sun, 10 Apr 2022 11:58:17
Reaction follows legspinner's retelling of incident from 2011, when they were Mumbai Indians team-mates
Sun, 10 Apr 2022 03:01:40
It is believed that the ECB, CA, CWI and PCB were in favour; indications are that BCCI is not in direct opposition
Sat, 09 Apr 2022 19:03:01
Suryakumar's 68 in vain as Mumbai join fellow sufferers Chennai Super Kings at the bottom of the table
Sat, 09 Apr 2022 15:28:04
Super Kings lose their fourth match in a row and already face a monumental task ahead to make the playoffs
Sat, 09 Apr 2022 19:26:36
Rishabh Pant's men, meanwhile, could use some middle-order batting muscle
Fri, 08 Apr 2022 12:34:38
Both practice matches will be clashing with their rescheduled fifth Test against England from July 1
Fri, 08 Apr 2022 19:09:49
Yuzvendra Chahal opens up, not for the first time, about bullying by colleagues from the time he was a youngster trying to make a mark
Sat, 09 Apr 2022 02:23:32
The game's chief executives will meet on Friday to continue scheduling discussions which will eventually give face to the next FTP
Thu, 07 Apr 2022 05:25:17
A blow-by-blow account of Pat Cummins' record-breaking fifty against Mumbai Indians in the IPL
Tue, 05 Apr 2022 19:24:40
Mumbai are coming off two losses in two games and will be keen to get off the mark against in-form KKR
Mon, 04 Apr 2022 19:06:42
Reduced to 27 for 3 after being sent in, Super Giants recovered to set a target of 170, and Sunrisers stumbled at the end of the chase
Mon, 04 Apr 2022 17:28:09
Home Office backlog caused by displacement of Ukrainian citizens sees Pujara miss Notts fixture
Sun, 03 Apr 2022 19:40:24
Allrounder's 60 lifted Punjab Kings to 180, and Super Kings fell apart in the chase
Sun, 03 Apr 2022 04:40:15
Jonny Bairstow is set to return to Punjab Kings' XI having completed his quarantine upon arrival from the Caribbean
Sat, 02 Apr 2022 14:12:45
Both top orders misfired in their opening game. Can they bounce back?
Sat, 02 Apr 2022 08:52:55
Jayawardene v Sangakkara and Malinga, Ashwin v Ashwin, Boult v Rohit are few of the subplots
Fri, 01 Apr 2022 10:53:17
Franchise's prolific run-scorer set to return following a recovery from a wrist injury
Wed, 30 Mar 2022 19:21:52
Kolkata Knight Riders' bowlers fought really hard to defend 128, but it was not to be
Wed, 30 Mar 2022 15:23:08
Son of the legendary India allrounder Vinoo Mankad, Rahul played first-class cricket for Mumbai
Wed, 30 Mar 2022 11:56:16
Says India is "such an untapped market" and "they're going to be unbeatable in a 10-year time" with launch of Women's IPL
Tue, 29 Mar 2022 10:12:57
Mithali Raj and Smriti Mandhana the only Indians in the top ten list of batters
Mon, 28 Mar 2022 20:05:51
Who's this 22-year-old who comes in and slog-sweeps Rashid for a six and hooks Ferguson for another?
Sun, 27 Mar 2022 09:39:23
Half-centuries from Mandhana, Verma and Raj go in vain as South Africa chase down 275 off the last ball
Sat, 26 Mar 2022 19:18:38
Super Kings coach admits "it is going to be a bit of a transition period"
Sat, 26 Mar 2022 18:41:19
KKR's mystery spinners Narine and Chakravarthy prove unhittable; Rahane shines with the bat
Sat, 26 Mar 2022 15:05:53
Says that Pant's "learning experiences" from the last year and a half will make him a "better leader and person".
Sun, 27 Mar 2022 13:34:16
Agarwal's men boast a lot of power-hitting talent, but will be without Bairstow for their season opener
Sat, 26 Mar 2022 17:44:47
"I have improved but want to keep getting better at it," she says about facing short balls from South Africa's pace attack
Sat, 26 Mar 2022 09:37:31
The board is planning to have five or six teams in the inaugural edition of women's IPL but it will need AGM's approval first
Wed, 23 Mar 2022 15:25:20
Fast bowler has picked up 40 wickets in 27 IPL matches at an economy rate of 8.46
Wed, 23 Mar 2022 18:38:15
While terming Kohli's giving up of captaincy a 'smart decision', Shastri wished he had held on to the job in Test cricket
Fri, 25 Mar 2022 06:39:09
Former India coach, who joins ESPNcricinfo as an analyst for the IPL, says Hardik will struggle to make the national team as a pure batter
Wed, 23 Mar 2022 08:37:18
"We are trying to get him here as soon as possible once we have the clearance from NCA" - Rohit Sharma
Tue, 22 Mar 2022 10:02:45
Pooja Vastrakar, too, continues to impress as India record their third win after beating Bangladesh by 110 runs
Mon, 21 Mar 2022 09:01:40
Iyer says he enjoyed playing under Rahul's captaincy in South Africa
Sun, 20 Mar 2022 11:43:10
Javagal Srinath says the surface didn't offer an even contest between bat and ball
Sat, 19 Mar 2022 16:15:38
All five Asian Test teams will feature in the T20I tournament with a sixth team joining them via a qualifier
Sat, 19 Mar 2022 14:26:18
Three-wicket haul from Brown and solid contributions with the bat from Healy, Haynes and Mooney play their part in subduing spirited India
Fri, 18 Mar 2022 19:18:45
Mott wants Australia to be aggressive, but will fall back on "Plan Bs and Cs that we've got" if India get on top
Wed, 16 Mar 2022 14:07:47
Opener fails to get prescribed minimum score on yo-yo test, PTI reports
Wed, 16 Mar 2022 13:16:19
She admits not batting 50 overs against England cost the team, but says they are "bound to go through ups and downs" over a long tournament like the World Cup
Thu, 17 Mar 2022 10:10:33
Jason Holder returns to the top spot for allrounders following the Antigua Test against England
Wed, 16 Mar 2022 07:07:23
They were upbeat yet clinical in the field and with the ball, led by Dean, who got her ODI career-best 4 for 23 in just her second World Cup game
Tue, 15 Mar 2022 09:23:00
Loss in 2017 final not important, "right now it's all about momentum and that's on our side," she says of taking on England
Tue, 15 Mar 2022 08:32:31
Number of unsuccessful reviews increased from one to two per innings in the upcoming season
Tue, 15 Mar 2022 07:09:00
Pakistan veteran Mohammad Hafeez and Zimbabwe allrounder Sikandar Raza are also in the mix
Mon, 14 Mar 2022 18:26:34
"His keeping was the best I've seen", says India's Test captain
Tue, 15 Mar 2022 03:34:16
R Ashwin and Jasprit Bumrah shared seven between them to wrap up a dominant series sweep
Mon, 14 Mar 2022 14:50:24
Shahbaz Nadeem scored 177 before also striking with the ball, as Nagaland ended day three 750 runs behind
Sun, 13 Mar 2022 17:06:33
Having set a target of 447, India made an early incision in the last half hour of day two
Sun, 13 Mar 2022 04:19:51
"You can't just play very negatively on that wicket and just keep defending the ball," he says after hitting 92 off 98
Sat, 12 Mar 2022 17:49:28
The pitch offered square turn and uncertain bounce from ball one, but it was India's pacers who did all the damage at the top
Sun, 13 Mar 2022 01:53:11
The centurions both lifted the Player-of-the-Match award after they kept each other company in the middle for over two hours
Sat, 12 Mar 2022 17:49:12
"I couldn't be happier to pass on the baton to a good friend, someone I've known over the years," says Virat Kohli
Sat, 12 Mar 2022 07:58:10
Atleast 25 players are in Bengaluru to establish their baseline fitness levels before the IPL gets underway
Sat, 12 Mar 2022 12:08:55
West Indies go down after a 100-run stand for the first wicket to lose their first game of the World Cup so far
Sat, 12 Mar 2022 03:29:05
"We are not used to catching the pink ball, bowling with the pink ball, and as batters, playing against the pink ball"
Sat, 12 Mar 2022 10:09:53
This will be the last Test for Suranga Lakmal. Can Sri Lanka make it a memorable one for him?
Fri, 11 Mar 2022 10:42:05
"It is time as a group to stand up and deliver," India's head coach says
Thu, 10 Mar 2022 16:25:41
ESPNcricinfo understands an increased demand for tickets led to the association seeking government approval to throw open the entire stadium
Thu, 10 Mar 2022 14:34:03
Fourth county stint comes with Pujara looking to force his way back into India's Test side
Fri, 11 Mar 2022 06:04:03
New Zealand rebound from their opening-day loss to notch up two successive wins
Fri, 11 Mar 2022 03:49:26
This announcement brings the curtain down on a career that had just recently restarted
Wed, 09 Mar 2022 10:40:24
Displaces Jason Holder at the top after his Mohali masterclass against Sri Lanka
Mon, 07 Mar 2022 10:04:50
The left-arm spinner, who has recovered from a shin injury and a bout of Covid-19, has replaced Kuldeep Yadav
Mon, 07 Mar 2022 09:54:58
India captain wants to use Jadeja "a lot more with the bat", citing example of his promotion in the T20I series
Tue, 08 Mar 2022 10:47:07
There will be 12 double-headers this season, with the first match starting at 3:30pm IST
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