MUL vs ISL - The Last League Fixture

Author: Shreyas
20 Jun 2021 00:40:33
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Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United -  Match 30 of the Pakistan Super League'2021, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, UAE 

Weather Forecast
Clear - 33°C

Points Table Scenario

MUL - 8-4w/4l (4th)
ISL - 9-7w/2l (1st)


Series Performers till now 

MUL

Mohammad Rizwan - 2nd highest run scorer (429), Avg (61.29) - 8M/8I
Sohaib Maqsood - 10th highest run scorer (232), Avg (38.67) - 8M/8I

Shahnawaz Dhani - 2nd highest wicket taker (14), Avg (17.64), SR (11.21) - 7M/7I
Imran Tahir - 10th highest wicket taker (7), Avg (12.86), SR (12) - 4M/4I
Imran Khan Sr - 15th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (14.67), SR (13) - 4M/4I

ISL

Colin Munro - 9th highest run scorer (241), Avg (80.33) - 5M/5I
Asif Ali - 12th highest run scorer (190), Avg (38) - 9M/7I
Iftikhar Ahmed - 13th highest run scorer (189), Avg (47.25) - 9M/6I
Usman Khawaja - 14th highest run scorer (176), Avg (58.67) - 5M/5I

Hasan Ali - 4th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (15.55), SR (16) - 8M/8I
Mohammad Wasim Jr - 10th highest wicket taker (7), Avg (32.71), SR (24.86) - 7M/7I


1. VENUE AND PITCH INFO 

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

(i) Total Matches - T20s

Overall - 132

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

Highest total - 247/2 (Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi - 17th June'2021)

(ii) Performance of both teams on this ground 

MUL - 4-3w/1l (75%)
ISL - 6-4w/2l (66.67%)

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

MUL

Mohammad Rizwan - 69th highest run scorer (142), Avg (47.33) - 4M/4I
Rahmanullah Gurbaz - 89th highest run scorer (117), Avg (29.25) - 4M/4I

Blessing Muzarabani - 37th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (21), SR (13.50) - 5M/5I
Imran Tahir - 58th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (14.17), SR (14) - 4M/4I
Imran Khan Sr - 81st highest wicket taker (5), Avg (13.20), SR (12) - 3M/3I
Shahnawaz Dhani - 81st highest wicket taker (5), Avg (18.40), SR (13.40) - 3M/3I

ISL

Colin Munro - 10th highest run scorer (263), Avg (65.75) - 6M/6I

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

(iv) Recent T20 Matches on this venue 

1) Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars - 17th June'2021 
176/5 vs 169/7 (KAR won by 7 runs)

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

2) Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi - 17th June'2021 
247/2 vs 232/6 (ISL won by 15 runs)

Usman Khawaja - 105(56)*
Colin Munro - 48(28)
Brandon King - 46(22)*
Asif Ali - 43(14)
Akif Javed - 3w
Hussain Talat - 2w
Hasan Ali - 1w

Pacers - 1w+6w=7w
Spinners - 1w+0w=1w

3) Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators - 16th June'2021 
183/5 vs 73/10 (MUL won by 110 runs)

Shan Masood - 73(42)
Johnson Charles - 47(24)
Mohammad Rizwan - 21(23)
Khushdil Shah - 20(18)*
Imran Tahir - 3w
Imran Khan Sr - 2w
Shahnawaz Dhani - 1w
Blessing Muzarabani - 1w
Sohail Tanvir - 1w

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

4) Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi - 15th June'2021 
108/9 vs 109/4 (PES won by 6 wkts)

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

5) Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars - 15th June'2021 
158/5 vs 140/10 (QUE won by 18 runs)

Pacers - 3w+8w=11w
Spinners - 2w+2w=4w

6) Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United - 14th June'2021 
190/4 vs 191/2 (ISL won by 8 wkts)

Colin Munro - 88(56)*
Iftikhar Ahmed - 71(39)*
Akif Javed - 1w
Hasan Ali - 1w
Mohammad Wasim Jr - 1w
Ali Khan - 1w

Pacers - 4w+2w=6w
Spinners - 0w+0w=0w

7) Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans - 13th June'2021 
166/7 vs 167/2 (MUL won by 8 wkts)

Mohammad Rizwan - 82(56)*
Sohaib Maqsood - 61(31)
Shahnawaz Dhani - 4w
Blessing Muzarabani - 1w

Pacers - 5w+2w=7w
Spinners - 0w+0w=0w

8) Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars - 13th June'2021 
152/7 vs 124/10 (ISL won by 28 runs)

Asif Ali - 75(43)
Iftikhar Ahmed - 49(37)
Musa Khan - 3w
Fawad Ahmed - 2w
Shadab Khan - 2w
Ali Khan - 1w

Pacers - 7w+4w=11w
Spinners - 0w+4w=4w

9) Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators - 12th June'2021 
197/5 vs 136/9 (PES won by 61 runs)

Pacers - 2w+7w=9w
Spinners - 2w+1w=3w

10) 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

11) 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

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

Rilee Roussouw - 44(24)
Khushdil Shah - 44(32)*
Sohaib Maqsood - 31(14)
Mohammad Rizwan - 29(23)
Sohail Tanvir - 14(14)*
Imran Khan - 3w
Imran Tahir - 2w

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

13) 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

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


SUMMARY OF WICKETS 

Pacers
1st Innings - 51w
2nd Innings - 38w

Spinners 
1st Innings - 14w
2nd Innings - 22w

Overall 
89w:36w (Pacers:Spinners)


(v) Toss Based Analysis on this venue 

Multan Sultans (MUL)

1. Mohammad Rizwan 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 10(14), 29(23), 21(23)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 82(56)*

2. Hammad Azam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 29(30)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

3. Imran Tahir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 0w

4. Imran Khan Sr
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

5. Johnson Charles
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 5(5), 47(24)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

6. Khushdil Shah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 44(32)*, 20(18)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

7. Mohammad Umar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

8. George Linde 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Rahmanullah Gurbaz
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

10. Rilee Roussouw 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 23(17), 44(24), 2(2)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

11. Shahnawaz Dhani
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 4w

12. Shan Masood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 73(42)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 14(12)

13. Shimron Hetmeyer 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 42(22)*, 7(9)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 21(12), 10(5)

14. Sohaib Maqsood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 31(14), 5(8)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 61(31)

15. Sohaibullah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

16. Sohail Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

17. Sohail Tanvir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 14(14)*&0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 0w

18. Usman Qadir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

19. Muhammad Waseem
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

20. Asif Afridi 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

21. Blessing Muzarabani 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w


Islamabad United (ISL)

1. Shadab Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 1w, 7(8)&1w, 5(7)&2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 16(8)*&1w, 8(7)&0w, 1w, 0w

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

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

4. Akif Javed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 1w

5. Asif Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 24(21), 7(9), 75(43), 43(14)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(2)

6. Colin Munro
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 11(15), 11(7), 4(11), 48(28)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 58(42), 90(36)*, 88(56)*

7. Fawad Ahmed
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w, 4(3)*&1w, 2w, 0w
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, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w, 2w, 0w, 2w, 1w

10. Hussain Talat
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 14(17), 8(13), 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

11. Iftikhar Ahmed 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 12(16), 49(37)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 71(39)*&0w

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

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

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

15. Rohail Nazir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 8(5), 1(3)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

16. Usman Khawaja
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 18(17), 0(3), 105(56)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 41(27)*, 12(16)

17. Zafar Gohar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

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

19. Brandon King 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 46(22)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

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

 

2. HEAD TO HEAD

(i) Overall
7 - 4w/3l (In favour of ISL)

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

(iii) On this Venue 
Not Played Yet!

(iv) Recent head to head matches 

1) Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United - 22nd February'2021
150/8 vs 151/7 (ISL won by 3 wkts)

Mohammad Rizwan - 71(53)
Rilee Roussouw - 25(14)
Khushdil Shah - 7(8) & 1w
Mohammad Umar - 1w
Faheem Ashraf - 22(12) & 1w
Shadab Khan - 5(6) & 1w
Mohammad Wasim Jr - 3w
Hasan Ali - 1w

Pacers - 7w+3w=10w
Spinners - 1w+3w=4w

2) Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans - 8th March'2020 
91/7 vs 94/1 (MUL won by 9 wkts)

Colin Munro - 25(12)
Shadab Khan - 14(12) & 1w
Imran Tahir - 2w

Pacers - 2w+0w=2w
Spinners - 3w+1w=4w

3) Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United - 23rd February'2020 
164/8 vs 165/2 (ISL won by 8 wkts)

Shan Masood - 21(20)
Colin Munro - 50(32)
Faheem Ashraf - 2w
Akif Javed - 1w
Musa Khan - 1w

Pacers - 8w+1w=9w
Spinners - 0w+1w=1w

4) Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans - 27th February'2019
121/10 vs 122/4 (MUL won by 6 wkts)

Asif Ali - 22(12)
Musa Khan - 1w
Shadab Khan - 1w

Pacers - 8w+2w=10w
Spinners - 2w+2w=4w

5) Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans - 16th February'2020 
125/7 vs 126/5 (MUL won by 5 wkts)

Faheem Ashraf - 20(14)* 
Shadab Khan - 15(17) & 2w
Shan Masood - 26(20)
Hammad Azam - 14(18)

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


(v) Top Performers when these two sides meet 

MUL

Mohammad Rizwan - 9th highest run scorer (71), Avg (71) - 1M/1I
Shan Masood - 13th highest run scorer (47), Avg (23.50) - 2M/2I

Imran Tahir - 3rd highest wicket taker (6), Avg (17.50), SR (14) - 4M/4I

ISL

Hussain Talat - 3rd highest run scorer (109), Avg (27.25) - 6M/5I
Colin Munro - 7th highest run scorer (75), Avg (37.50) - 2M/2I
Asif Ali - 11th highest run scorer (65), Avg (13) - 7M/6I

Shadab Khan - Highest wicket taker (7), Avg (25.43), SR (19.71) - 7M/7I
Mohammad Wasim Jr - 9th highest wicket taker (3), Avg (9.67), SR (8) - 1M/1I

(vi) Toss Based Analysis - Head to Head

Multan Sultans (MUL)

1. Mohammad Rizwan 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 71(53)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

2. Hammad Azam
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 14(18)

3. Imran Tahir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 2w

4. Imran Khan Sr
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

5. Johnson Charles
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(6), 4(3)

6. Khushdil Shah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 7(10), 7(8)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

7. Mohammad Umar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

8. George Linde 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Rahmanullah Gurbaz
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

10. Rilee Roussouw 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(1), 25(14)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

11. Shahnawaz Dhani
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

12. Shan Masood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 21(20)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 26(20)

13. Shimron Hetmeyer 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

14. Sohaib Maqsood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1(4), 2(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 13(13)

15. Sohaibullah
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

16. Sohail Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

17. Sohail Tanvir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 9(8)&0w, 10(6)&0w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 10(5)&0w, 0w

18. Usman Qadir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

19. Muhammad Waseem
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

20. Asif Afridi 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 

21. Blessing Muzarabani 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 


Islamabad United (ISL)

1. Shadab Khan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 15(17)*&2w, 4(5)&1w, 14(12)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 0w, 5(6)&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 - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

5. Asif Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 17(13), 2(5), 22(12), 4(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 11(19), 9(9)

6. Colin Munro
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 25(12)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 50(32)

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

8. Faheem Ashraf
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 13(6)*&2w, 20(14)*&0w, 16(10)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 12(20)*&0w, 2w, 22(12)&1w

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

10. Hussain Talat
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 36(21), 7(12), 8(11)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 48(34)*, 10(16)

11. Iftikhar Ahmed 
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1(4)

12. Mohammad Wasim Jr
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w

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

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

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 - 
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 - 


3. SQUAD INFO WITH DETAILING 


A) Multan Sultans (MUL): 

Unavailable: Shimron Hetmeyer (On National Duty)

Probable XI

1) Shan Masood - LHB, RMF
Last 10 - 73, 14, 1, 141, 125, 91, 66*, 49, 0, 0, 10, 0

2) Mohammad Rizwan (C/Wk) - RHB
Last 10 - 21, 82*, 29, 21, 45, 91*, 13, 82*, 0, 73*, 0

3) Johnson Charles - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 47, 59, 12, 14, 0, 23, 73*, 26, 76, 8

4) Sohaib Maqsood - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 5, 61, 31, 2, 34*, 61*, 36, 2, 22r 0w, 130

5) Rilee Roussouw - LHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 2, 44, 3, 7, 1*, 14*, 25, 6, 3, 3

6) Khushdil Shah - LHB, LAO 
Last 10 - 20*, 44*, 19r 0w, 6r 0w, 6*, 7r 1w, 15, 12, 7r 0w, 5

7) Imran Khan Sr - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 4w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 1w

8) Blessing Muzarabani - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 3w, 4w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w

9) Shahnawaz Dhani - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 4w, 0w, 3w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 1w, 1w

10) Imran Tahir - RHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 3w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 0w

11) Sohail Tanvir - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 14r 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 2w


BENCH 

12) Shimron Hetmeyer - LHB
Last 10 - 7, 16*, 0*, 53*, 1, 14*, 0*, 12, 0, 20, 113, 67*

13) Mohammad Umar - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 1w, 2w, 2w, 4w, 3w, 2w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 2w

14) George Linde - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 3r 0w, 22r 0w, 20r 3w, 6r 0w, 7w, 107r 1w, 22r 0w, 48r 4w, 11r 1w, 37r 2w

15) Usman Qadir - LHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 3w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w

16) Sohaibullah - LHB, LM
Last 10 - 8, 10, 0, 3, 0

17) Asif Afridi - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 5w, 14r 2w, 15r 2w, 6r 3w, 8r 1w, 16r 3w, 0w, 13r 1w, 2w, 5r 0w

18) Rahmanullah Gurbaz - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 3, 18, 9, 87, 13, 14, 17, 26, 47, 15, 4

19) Muhammad Waseem - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 27, 5, 10, 56*, 26, 76, 12, 19

20) Hammad Azam - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 94r 1w, 39r 2w, 30r 0w, 70r 1w, 46r 1w, 36r 0w, 22r 2w, 19, 22r 1w, 45r 4w

21) Sohail Khan - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 4w, 1w, 3w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 0w


Safe C/VC choices
Mohammad Rizwan, Sohaib Maqsood


B) Islamabad United (ISL): 

Probable XI

1) Usman Khawaja(C) - LHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 105*, 12, 0, 18, 23, 64, 25, 50, 6, 42

2) Colin Munro - LHB, RM
Last 10 - 48, 88*, 4, 11, 2, 30, 7, 46*, 5, 82, 34, 50

3) Brandon King - RHB
Last 10 - 46*, 58, 10, 7, 4, 19, 97, 2, 20

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

5) Iftikhar Ahmed - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 58r 0w, 49, 16, 0w, 7r 0w, 49r 0w, 1, 20r 0w, 4, 40r 0w, 19r 1w

6) Asif Ali - RHB, Offbreak 
Last 10 - 43, 75, 7, 1, 5, 19, 2, 16*, 19, 21*

7) Hussain Talat - LHB, RFM
Last 10 - 2w, 8, 14, 1*, 22, 42r 1w, 10, 5, 3, 15

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

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

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

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


BENCH 

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

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

14) Musa Khan - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 3w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 1w

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

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) Shadab Khan - RHB, Legbreak 
Last 10 - 0w, 5r 2w, 7r 1w, 13r 0w, 33r 0w, 21r 1w, 6r 0w, 0r 0w, 5r 1w, 0r 0w

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


Safe C/VC choices
Colin Munro, Usman Khawaja

Differential C/VC choices 

MUL

Shan Masood, Shahnawaz Dhani, Imran Tahir
Hit or Miss: Rilee Roussouw, Blessing Muzarabani 

ISL

Hasan Ali, Brandon King, Hussain Talat
Hit or Miss: Iftikhar Ahmed, Asif Ali


NOTE - BOTH TEAMS ARE CHANGING THEIR BATTING ORDER, ESPECIALLY ISLAMABAD UNITED, SO INVEST CAUTIOUSLY. 

My Fantasy Team (SL)
(Pre Toss)

Wk - Rizwan
Bat - Khawaja, Munro, Maqsood, Masood, Charles
AR - Talat
Bowl - Tahir, H Ali, Dhani

Options for the 11th player - Asif Ali, Brandon King, Iftikhar Ahmed, Akif Javed

As ISL's batting order has been different in the last 3 games, it's difficult to predict which one to keep.

Tue, 28 May 2024 02:53:06 GMT
A pair of four-day matches will be take place in Mackay and at the MCG, potentially involving players pushing for a Test berth
Sat, 25 May 2024 14:29:50 GMT
He had missed a few first-class games last season citing back issues, culminating in him losing his central contract with the BCCI
Fri, 24 May 2024 07:37:58 GMT
"We are focused on identifying individuals who possess a deep understanding of the Indian cricket structure and have risen through the ranks"
Thu, 23 May 2024 17:41:02 GMT
Kasi Viswanathan says that he does not expect Stephen Fleming to be interested in the role of India head coach
Thu, 23 May 2024 14:27:22 GMT
Ricky Ponting is keen to be an international coach but indicated the timing is not yet right for him
Tue, 21 May 2024 09:14:12 GMT
Gambhir told senior India player R Ashwin that India's T20I squad selection should be based on IPL performances
Sat, 18 May 2024 04:18:44 GMT
The former India batter is presently the team mentor at KKR in IPL 2024
Wed, 15 May 2024 19:15:35 GMT
The Royals captain says team needs to address issues after fourth straight defeat
Wed, 15 May 2024 12:51:25 GMT
PBKS are no longer in contention for the playoffs, and will want to avoid the wooden spoon
Tue, 14 May 2024 17:10:22 GMT
The ODIs will be played in Bengaluru first, followed by the Test and T20Is in Chennai
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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