Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction Zimbabwe v Pakistan T20I Tri Series Today

Fakhar Zaman Pakistan - Zimbabwe v Pakistan T20I Tri Series Today
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Today the match between Zimbabwe and Pakistan, at the Harare Sports Club, Harare is the curtain raiser for this Tri Series that includes Australia as well.

Unfortunately, star names like  Brendon Taylor, Sikandar Raza, Graeme Cremer, Craig Ervine and Sean Williams have not been included in the Zimbabwe Squad due to the fallout from the ongoing player-board fracas over non-payment of salaries. However, it is sure to have some exciting matches between Pakistan and Australia and will also showcase some of the Zimbabwe emerging talent as well.

So, let’s have a look at the two squads for this first match –

Pakistan

Pakistan will also have a similar squad to their recent tour to the UK.

Fakhar Zaman, Shehzad Talat, Hamza Tahir, Sarfraz Ahmed wkt, Shoaib Malik, Alinot, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Amir, Hasan Ali,

Batsman to watch

Fakhar Zaman, Shoaib Malik

Bowlers to watch

Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Amir

 Zimbabwe

With Brendon Taylor, Sikandar Raza, Graeme Cremer, Craig Ervine and Sean Williams not being included there is a mix of youth and experience here.

 Squad: Cephas Zhuwao, Chamu Chibhabha, Hamilton Masakadza, Wellington Masakadza, Brian Chari, Blessing Muzarabani, Solomon Mire, Tarisai Musakanda, Elton Chigumbura, Malcolm Waller, Peter Moor, Tendai Chisoro, Brandon Mavuta, Chris Mpofu, Ryan Burl, Ryan Murray, Kyle Jarvis.

Batsmen to watch

Elton Chigumbura, Hamilton Masakadza

Bowlers to watch

Ryan Burl – leg breaks

Malcolm Waller – off spin

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions

Who will win? Pakistan

Top Batsman (Runs Scored)  – Pakistan - Fakhar Zaman – Zimbabwe - Hamilton Masakadza

Top Bowler – Pakistan - Mohammad Amir – Zimbabwe - Ryan Burl

Team Score (Batting First) – Pakistan 160+ - Zimbabwe – 120+

 

*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.

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