Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction PSL- Peshawar Zalmi v Karachi Kings
Peshawar Zalmi have had the wood over Karachi Kings and have beaten them six times out of the eight matches played between the two teams.
Zalmi are coming off a comprehensive win against Lahore Qalandars. On the contrary, Karachi Kings met a 22-run defeat in the last game.
Peshawar Zalmi made wholesale changes in the previous game as Andre Fletcher, Sohaib Maqsood, Misbah-ul-Haq and Sameen Gul made way for Wayne Madsen, Imam-ul-Haq, Umar Amin and Ibtisam Sheikh. The team now has a solid top three with the likes of Kamran Akmal, Imam-ul-Haq and Umar Amin at key places.
Amin scored a 39-ball 61 against Lahore Qalandars and is looking in good touch. Akmal also played a 49-run knock against Quetta Gladiators. Among the bowlers, Hasan Ali and Wahab Riaz will lead the pack. While Ali picked up a four-wicket haul against Lahore, Riaz has taken five wickets till now.
Liam Livingstone and Babar Azam will open the batting for Karachi Kings. The two posted a 157-run partnership against Multan Sultans and are looking threatening for the matches to come.
The team slotted Mohammad Rizwan at number three in the last match and pushed Colin Ingram at number four. In the bowling department, Mohammad Amir has taken five wickets till now and will get support from Sohail Khan and Imad Wasim.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams.
Peshawar Zalmi- Kamran Akmal (wk), Imam-ul-Haq, Umar Amin, Wayne Madsen, Kieron Pollard, Liam Dawson, Darren Sammy (c), Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Umaid Asif, Ibtisam Sheikh
Karachi Kings- Liam Livingstone, Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Colin Ingram, Ravi Bopara, Imad Wasim (c), Sikandar Raza, Sohail Khan, Mohammad Amir, Umer Khan, Usman Shinwari
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*
Who will win? – Peshawar Zalmi
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) –Kamran Akmal (Peshawar Zalmi), Babar Azam (Karachi Kings)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Wahab Riaz (Peshawar Zalmi), Mohammad Amir (Karachi Kings)
Most Sixes – Kamran Akmal (Peshawar Zalmi), Babar Azam (Karachi Kings)
Team Scores Batting First – Peshawar Zalmi 165+, Karachi Kings 150+
*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features soon, so stay tuned.