SHARJAH: When Karachi Kings and Peshawar Zalmi take the sphere at present, there will probably be just one factor on their thoughts: get these valuable two factors from their Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) conflict on the Sharjah Cricket Stadium tonight.
Each Kings and Zalmi have gained one, misplaced one match thus far. However Darren Sammy XI is second on the factors desk with a greater run charge whereas Imad Wasim-led Kings are fifth.
Kings began their PSL marketing campaign on a excessive once they defeated Multan Sultans in a detailed contest by seven runs. Nonetheless, they misplaced the subsequent recreation to Lahore Qalandars by 22 runs.
Alternatively, final yr’s runner-up Zalmi took a success after they had been handed a six-wicket defeat by Quetta Gladiators of their opening match. However they turned issues round and thumped Lahore Qalandars by seven wickets within the subsequent recreation.
For the Kings, Babar Azam and Liam Livingstone, the heroes of the sport towards Sultans, would be the males to be careful for. After hitting a partnership of 105 runs, the best opening stand for Karachi Kings, the duo will now be able to take the workforce to a different excessive whole tonight.
Within the bowling division, Mohammad Amir who has thus far picked 5 wickets will probably be roaring to go as soon as once more together with Kings’ new discover Umer Khan, the 19-year-old who picked the wicket of AB de Villiers.
Nonetheless, Zalmi are usually not far behind in relation to star energy. Their bowling division which consists of Wahab Riaz and Hasan Ali will probably be trying to demolish the Kings batting line-up. Add to this the 20-year-old Ibtisam Sheikh, who has impressed along with his bowling and fielding abilities.
With veteran batsman Misbah-ul-Haq of their fold, Zalmi will probably be trying to give the Kings a tough time.
The match between Karachi Kings and Peshawar Zalmi will begin at 9pm Pakistan Commonplace Time.
Imad Wasim (c), Colin Munro, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Colin Ingram, Usman Shinwari, Mohammad Rizwan, Ravi Bopara, Sikandar Raza, Awais Zia, Usama Mir, Aaron Summers, Sohail Khan, Iftekhar Ahmed, Ali Imran, Abrar Ahmed, Aamir Yamin, Ben Dunk, Liam Livingstone, Jahid Ali, Umer Khan
Darren Sammy (c), Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Kieron Pollard, Kamran Akmal, Misbah ul Haq, Liam Dawson, Dawid Malan, Umar Amin, Umaid Asif, Khalid Usman, Wayne Madsen, Sohaib Maqsood, Jamal Anwar, Sameen Gul, Nabi Gul, Andre Fletcher, Chris Jordan, Ibtesam Sheikh, Samiullah