ISL vs KAK - Match 22

Author: Shreyas
15 Jun 2021 01:49:56
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Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings -  Match 22 of the Pakistan Super League'2021, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, UAE 

Weather Forecast
Sunny - 34°C

Points Table Scenario

ISL - 6-4w/2l (1st)
KAR - 6-3w/3l (3rd)

Series Performers till now

ISL

Colin Munro - 20th highest run scorer (101), Avg (101) - 2M/2I

Hasan Ali - 2nd highest wicket taker (10), Avg (14), SR (14.40) - 6M/6I
Faheem Ashraf - 13th highest wicket taker (5), Avg (22.20), SR (20.40) - 5M/5I
Mohammad Wasim Jr - 8th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (23.17), SR (22) - 6M/6I

KAR

Babar Azam - Highest run scorer (343), Avg (114.33) - 6M/6I
Sharjeel Khan - 4th highest run scorer (204), Avg (34) - 6M/6I

Arshad Iqbal - 8th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (24.50), SR (18) - 6M/6I
Waqas Maqsood - 8th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (26.17), SR (15.50) - 5M/5I
Imad Wasim - 15th highest wicket taker (4), Avg (33.75), SR (24) - 6M/5I
Mohammad Amir - 15th highest wicket taker (4), Avg (49.25), SR (36) - 6M/6I

1. VENUE AND PITCH INFO

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

(i) Total Matches - T20s

Overall - 126

Avg 1st Innings - 160
Avg 2nd Innings - 144

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

(ii) Performance of both teams on this ground

ISL - 3-1w/2l (33.33%)
KAR - 2-1w/1l (50%)

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

ISL

Colin Munro - 47th highest run scorer (170), Avg (56.67) - 4M/4I

Faheem Ashraf - 17th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (8.73), SR (9.27) - 6M/6I
Hasan Ali - 17th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (17.18), SR (13.91) - 7M/7I
Shadab Khan - 72nd highest wicket taker (5), Avg (25.60), SR (25) - 6M/6I

KAR

Babar Azam - 28th highest run scorer (201), Avg (50.25) - 7M/7I
Najibullah Zadran - 80th highest run scorer (121), Avg (40.33) - 8M/7I

Imad Wasim - 24th highest wicket taker (9), Avg (19.22), SR (18) - 7M/7I
Thisara Perera - 50th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (12.67), SR (13) - 4M/4I

(iv) Recent T20 Matches on this venue

1) Quetta Gladiators vs Islamabad United - 11th June'2021
133/10 vs 137/0 (ISL won by 10 wkts)

Colin Munro - 90(36)*
Usman Khawaja - 41(27)*
Hasan Ali - 2w
Mohammad Wasim Jr - 2w
Musa Khan - 2w
Akif Javed - 1w
Shadab Khan - 1w

Pacers - 7w+0w=7w
Spinners - 1w+0w=1w

2) Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi - 10th June'2021
170/8 vs 160/8 (LAH won by 10 runs)

Pacers - 4w+3w=7w
Spinners - 2w+5w=7w

3) Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings - 10th June'2021
176/5 vs 164/7 (MUL won by 12 runs)

Babar Azam - 85(63)*
Chadwick Walton - 35(23)
Thisara Perera - 2w
Waqas Maqsood - 1w
Imad Wasim - 1w

Pacers - 3w+3w=6w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

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

Faheem Ashraf - 27(24) & 1w
Usman Khawaja - 18(17)
Hussain Talat - 14(17)
Hasan Ali - 14(9) & 2w
Iftikhar Ahmed - 12(16)
Colin Munro - 11(7)
Mohammad Wasim Jr - 10(5)* & 0w
Shadab Khan - 7(8) & 1w

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8) 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

9) 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

10) 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

11) 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

12) 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

13) 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

14) 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 - 63w
2nd Innings - 39w

Spinners
1st Innings - 17w
2nd Innings - 27w

Overall
102w:44w (Pacers:Spinners)

(v) Toss Based Analysis on this venue

Islamabad United (ISL)

1. Shadab Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 1w, 7(8)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 16(8)*&1w, 8(7)&0w, 1w

2. Ahmed Saifi Abdullah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Ali Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Akif Javed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

5. Asif Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 24(21), 7(9)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(2)

6. Colin Munro
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 11(15), 11(7)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 58(42), 90(36)*

7. Fawad Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w, 4(3)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

8. Faheem Ashraf
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 10(8)*&0w, 27(24)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 3w, 4w

9. Hasan Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 17(8)*&1w, 3w, 0w, 14(9)&2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w, 2w, 0w, 2w

10. Hussain Talat
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 14(17)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

11. Iftikhar Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 12(16)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Mohammad Wasim Jr
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 10(5)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

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

14. Musa Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

15. Rohail Nazir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 8(5)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Usman Khawaja
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 18(17)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 41(27)*

17. Zafar Gohar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

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

19. Brandon King
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

20. Umar Amin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

Karachi Kings (KAR)

1. Imad Wasim
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w, 14(5)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0(1)&1w

2. Abbas Afridi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Amir Yamin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Arshad Iqbal
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

5. Babar Azam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 68(55)*, 7(9), 12(18)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 27(24)*, 1(8), 1(2), 85(63)*

6. Chadwick Walton
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(1)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 35(23)

7. Danish Aziz
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Martin Guptill
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 5(9), 11(16)

9. Mohammad Amir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 0w

10. Mohammad Ilyas
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

11. Thisara Perera
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 6(7)&0w, 3(4)&3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(2)&2w

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

13. Najibullah Zadran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 12(15), 72(35)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 11(11)*, 11(5)*, 11(6)

14. Noor Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Qasim Akram
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 10(3)&0w

16. Sharjeel Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 11(13), 4(6)

17. Waqas Maqsood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

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

2. HEAD TO HEAD

(i) Overall
15 - 9w/6l (In favour of ISL)

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

(iii) On this Venue
Not played yet!

(iv) Recent head to head matches

1) Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United - 25th February'2021
196/3 vs 197/5 (ISL won by 5 wkts)

Sharjeel Khan - 105(59)
Babar Azam - 62(54)
Imad Wasim - 1w
Mohammad Amir - 1w
Waqas Maqsood - 1w
Arshad Iqbal - 1w
Iftikhar Ahmed - 49(37)*
Hussain Talat - 42(31) & 1w
Faheem Ashraf - 25(15)
Asif Ali - 21(9)*
Hasan Ali - 1w

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

2) Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings - 15th March'2020
136/6 vs 137/6 (KAR won by 4 wkts)

Hussain Talat - 37(30)
Shadab Khan - 12(14) & 2w
Akif Javed - 1w
Musa Khan - 1w
Sharjeel Khan - 37(14)
Imad Wasim - 26(34) & 1w
Umaid Asif - 1w
Arshad Iqbal - 1w
Iftikhar Ahmed - 1(4) & 1w

Pacers - 3w+3w=6w
Spinners - 2w+3w=5w

3) Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings - 2nd March'2020
183/3 vs 187/5 (KAR won by 5 wkts)

Shadab Khan - 54(31)*
Sharjeel Khan - 38(20)
Imad Wasim - 32(15)* & 1w
Chadwick Walton - 23(17)*
Mohammad Amir - 1w

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

4) Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United - 15th March'2019
161/9 vs 164/6 (ISL won by 4 wkts)

Babar Azam - 42(32)
Colin Munro - 32(11)
Aamer Yamin - 2w
Mohammad Amir - 1w
Hussain Talat - 32(19)
Asif Ali - 24(10)*
Faheem Ashraf - 17(8) & 2w
Musa Khan - 3w
Shadab Khan - 1w

Pacers - 6w+4w=10w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

5) Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United - 28th February'2019
168/8 vs 169/5 (ISL won by 5 wkts)

Babar Azam - 68(50)
Imad Wasim - 1w
Mohammad Amir - 1w
Asif Ali - 70(38)
Shadab Khan - 11(8)* & 1w
Faheem Ashraf - 8(7)* & 1w

Pacers - 5w+2w=7w
Spinners - 1w+3w=4w

(v) Top Performers when these two sides meet

ISL

Asif Ali - 3rd highest run scorer (252), Avg (50.40) - 13M/9I
Hussain Talat - 10th highest run scorer (132), Avg (16.50) - 9M/8I
Shadab Khan - 13th highest run scorer (96), Avg (19.20) - 12M/9I

Faheem Ashraf - 5th highest wicket taker (10), Avg (24.27), SR (16.73) - 9M/9I
Shadab Khan - 7th highest wicket taker (9), Avg (30.56), SR (28) - 12M/12I
Musa Khan - 10th highest wicket taker (5), Avg (29.80), SR (20.40) - 5M/5I

KAR

Babar Azam - Highest run scorer (401), Avg (40.10) - 12M/12I
Sharjeel Khan - 4th highest run scorer (218), Avg (36.33) - 6M/6I
Imad Wasim - 8th highest run scorer (140), Avg (17.50) - 13M/11I

Mohammad Amir - Highest wicket taker (13), Avg (31.08), SR (23.46) - 15M/15I
Imad Wasim - 2nd highest wicket taker (12), Avg (24.50), SR (19.83) - 13M/12I

(vi) Toss Based Analysis - Head to Head

Islamabad United (ISL)

1. Shadab Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 9(4)&3w, 8(10)&1w, 54(31)*&0w, 12(14)&2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1(2)&1w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 11(8)*&1w, 1w, 0(1)&0w

2. Ahmed Saifi Abdullah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Ali Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Akif Javed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Asif Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 5(3), 34(14), 2(5)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 39(36), 26(16)*, 70(38), 24(10)*, 21(9)*

6. Colin Munro
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(1), 4(5), 32(11), 1(5)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Fawad Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Faheem Ashraf
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w, 12(14)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w, 1w, 3w, 8(7)*&1w, 17(8)&2w, 25(15)&0w

9. Hasan Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

10. Hussain Talat
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 11(12), 1(2), 37(30)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 8(7)&1w, 0w, 0(1), 1(3), 32(19), 42(31)&1w

11. Iftikhar Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1(2)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1(2), 1(4)&1w, 49(37)*&0w

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

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

14. Musa Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 0w, 3w

15. Rohail Nazir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Usman Khawaja
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Zafar Gohar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 13(10)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

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

19. Brandon King
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

20. Umar Amin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

Karachi Kings (KAR)

1. Imad Wasim
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 14(9)&3w, 10(6)&0w, 2w, 2(3)&1w, 13(15)*&0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 8(9)*&2w, 0w, 32(15)*&1w, 26(34)&1w

2. Abbas Afridi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Aamer Yamin
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 35(19)*&0w, 0w, 1(2)&2w  0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Arshad Iqbal
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

5. Babar Azam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 25(21), 55(53), 0(2), 27(21), 68(50), 42(32), 62(54)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 47(30)*, 27(27), 29(26), 0(0), 19(20)

6. Chadwick Walton
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 21(17)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(2), 23(17)*, 11(6)

7. Danish Aziz
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

8. Martin Guptill
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Mohammad Amir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 0w

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

11. Thisara Perera
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

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

13. Najibullah Zadran
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Noor Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Qasim Akram
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Sharjeel Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 105(59)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 38(20), 37(14)

17. Waqas Maqsood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

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

3. SQUAD INFO WITH DETAILING

A) Islamabad United (ISL):

Probable XI

1) Rohail Nazir (Wk) - RHB
Last 10 - 8, 34, 57, 88, 69*, 18, 45, 68, 1, 6,

2) Usman Khawaja - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 18, 23, 64, 25, 50, 6, 42, 93, 3, 115*

3) Colin Munro - LHB, RM
Last 10 - 11, 2, 30, 7, 46*, 5, 82, 34, 50, 50

4) Iftikhar Ahmed - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 16, 0w, 7r 0w, 49r 0w, 1, 20r 0w, 4, 40r 0w, 19r 1w, 20r 0w, 76r 4w

5) Asif Ali - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 7, 1, 5, 19, 2, 16*, 19, 21*, 9, 7

6) Hussain Talat - LHB, RFM
Last 10 - 14, 1*, 22, 42r 1w, 10, 5, 3, 15, 21, 46*

7) Shadab Khan (C) - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 7r 1w, 13r 0w, 33r 0w, 21r 1w, 6r 0w, 0r 0w, 5r 1w, 0r 0w, 4r 0w, 42r 0w

8) Hasan Ali - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 14r 2w, 5w, 0w 30r 4w, 5w, 4w, 3w, 1w, 12r 1w, 9r 2w, 32r 1w, 2w

9) Akif Javed - RHB, LFM
Last 10 - 0w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 0w

10) Mohammad Wasim Jr - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 10r 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 18r 2w, 24r 1w, 7r 0w, 54r 0w

11) Musa Khan - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w

BENCH

12) Fawad Ahmed - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 3w, 1w

13) Zeeshan Zameer - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 4r 1w, 2r 0w

14) Zafar Gohar - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 1w, 53r 1w, 28r 2w, 24r 3w, 48r 0w, 5r 1w, 7r 3w, 34, 37r 0w

15) Faheem Ashraf - LHB, RFM
Last 10 - 27r 1w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w

16) Ali Khan - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 3w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 1w

17) Muhammad Akhlaq - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1, 14, 10, 0, 1, 55, 117, 4, 48, 0, 38*, 0, 26

18) Ahmed Saifi Abdullah - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 10r 0w, 14r 1w, 3r 0w, 0r 1w, 35r 0w, 1w, 4w, 0w, 0w, 13r 0w, 0w, 17r 2w, 4w, 4r 1w, 2w, 1w

19) Brandon King - RHB
Last 10 - 58, 10, 7, 4, 19, 97, 2, 20

20) Umar Amin - LHB, RM
Last 10 - 24, 83, 47, 1, 26, 67, 0, 10, 14, 22

Safe C/VC choices
Colin Munro, Shadab Khan

B) Karachi Kings (KAR):

Probable XI

1) Sharjeel Khan - LHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 4, 18, 8, 0, 64, 27, 105, 4, 12, 7

2) Martin Guptill - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 11, 44, 21, 35, 26, 20, 38, 71, 7, 43, 97

3) Babar Azam - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 85*, 2, 0, 52, 41, 2, 24, 122, 50, 14 94

4) Najibullah Zadran - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 11, 72*, 12, 0*, 45*, 9*, 6, 1*

5) Chadwick Walton (Wk) - RHB
Last 10 - 35, 0, 0, 1, 4, 23, 9*, 18, 7*, 15

6) Imad Wasim (C) - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0r 1w, 0w, 0, 1w, 1w, 1w, 12r 1w, 13r 1w, 1w, 15r 0w, 4r 1w

7) Thisara Perera - LHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0r 2w, 45, 32, 67, 52*, 58, 68, 3r 1w, 19r 2w

8) Qasim Akram - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 10r 0w, 50r 1w, 27, 44r 0w, 67r 2w, 108r 0w, 5, 22r 0w, 60r 1w, 46r 0w, 30r 0w

9) Waqas Maqsood - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 1w, 12r 1w, 1w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 3w, 3w, 4w

10) Arshad Iqbal - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 3w, 2w, 2w, 1w, 2w

11) Mohammad Amir - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w

BENCH

12) Danish Aziz - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 22r 2w, 15, 9r 0w, 3r 0w, 5r 1w, 65r 0w, 28r 4w, 101r 0w, 46, 3w

13) Zeeshan Malik - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 15, 1, 44, 4, 18, 3, 6, 5, 54, 17

14) Aamer Yamin - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 0w, 73r 0w, 17r 0w, 23r 1w, 1r 0w, 35r 3w, 7r 2w, 93r 1w, 19r 6w, 6r 2w

15) Noor Ahmed -
Last 10 -

16) Mohammad Ilyas - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 4w, 2w, 3w

17) Mohammad Haris (Wk) - RHB
Last 10 - 7, 100, 20*, 54, 20, 1, 68, 19, 24

18) Abbas Afridi  - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 2w, 1w, 3w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 3w, 2w, 2w

Safe C/VC choices
Babar Azam, Imad Wasim

Differential C/VC choices

ISL

Usman Khawaja, Hasan Ali
Hit or Miss: Rohail Nazir

KAR

Sharjeel Khan, Najibullah Zadran
Hit or Miss: Martin Guptill, Thisara Perera

My Fantasy Team (SL)
(Pre Toss)

Wk - Nazir
Bat - Azam, Guptill, Sharjeel, Khawaja, Munro
AR - Shadab, Perera
Bowl - Maqsood, Musa Khan, Iqbal/Ahmed/A Khan

Options - Hasan Ali (if he plays), Imad Wasim

GL Picks - Asif Ali, Hussain Talat, Mohammad Amir, Najibullah Zadran, Chadwick Walton

Tue, 17 May 2022 08:50:05
Shami's participation will depend on clearance from the BCCI
Sun, 15 May 2022 13:06:28
ESPNcricinfo's experts were divided between Harshal Patel and Arshdeep Singh for the third seamer's spot
Sat, 14 May 2022 13:51:18
Reverses decision after intervention from Chennai Super Kings management
Wed, 11 May 2022 20:39:18
Pakistan wicketkeeper picks up a few batting tips from India batter during pair's stint at Sussex
Wed, 11 May 2022 10:24:27
"Initially when I started the tournament, I wasn't over-thinking, I was just going and batting, like I used to do"
Mon, 09 May 2022 06:07:44
"I was actually trying to get out because I was so tired," batter says after hitting 73 off 50 balls in searing Mumbai heat
Sun, 08 May 2022 11:39:29
Super Kings are mathematically still in the mix to make the top four, but only just
Wed, 04 May 2022 10:52:20
No press accreditation, interviews with registered players or access to cricket facilities owned by BCCI or its member associations
Wed, 04 May 2022 08:06:26
England (88 points) have dropped to their lowest rating in Test cricket since 1995
Sun, 01 May 2022 19:30:52
"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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