Islamabad United will square off with Karachi Kings in the 21st match of the PSL 2022 on Monday. Islamabad United had a better off Karachi Kings by 42 runs when they met each other last time. United overall has played 6 matches in this tournament where they managed to win 3 of those and currently sit at 3rd spot in the standings with 6 points.
Karachi Kings are in extreme danger at the moment having lost all their 6 matches played in this tournament so far. They must win their remaining 4 matches to give themselves the smallest chance in qualifying for the playoffs.
Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings, Match 21
Venue: Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Date & Time: 14th February at 8:00 PM IST and 7:30 PM Local Time
Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network
The wicket looks entirely flat, and the batters will have all the time in the world to score runs. There is some turn for the spinners which is a good sign. Batting first seems to be a good option here.
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Probable Playing XIs ISL vs KAR:
Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Alex Hales, Colin Munro / Liam Dawson, Shadab Khan (c), Asif Ali, Muhammad Akhlaq, Azam Khan (wk), Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Wasim, Zeeshan Zameer
Babar Azam (c), Sharjeel Khan, Joe Clarke (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Ian Cockbain, Aamer Yamin, Sahibzada Farhan, Chris Jordan, Qasim Akram, Imad Wasim, Umaid Asif
Top Picks for ISL vs KAR Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Batters
Alex Hales has hammered 230 runs in 6 matches in this tournament at an average of 46 with the highest score of 82*. He is in brilliant form and a good captaincy pick.
Babar Azam has smashed 2 half-centuries so far in this PSL and overall, he has scored 253 runs at an average of 50.6 with the highest score of 90*.
Top Picks – All-Rounders
Shadab Khan has been sensational with the ball, he is the leading wicket-taker in this tournament with 17 scalps in 6 matches with the best figures of 5 for 28. He also scored 198 runs at an average of 39.6.
Mohammad Nabi has done quite well so far in this tournament. In 6 matches, he has scored 97 runs at an average of 19.4 and picked up 5 wickets at an economy of 6.56.
Top Picks – Bowlers
Mohammad Wasim is a good pick in the bowler’s category, he has bagged 6 wickets in 6 matches with the best figures of 2 for 27.
Chris Jordan is one of the best death bowlers in the world. In 2 matches in this league, he has scalped 5 wickets.
Top Picks – Wicketkeepers
Rahmanullah Gurbaz has featured in 3 matches so far in this tournament where he has scored 61 runs at an average of 30.5 with the highest score of 27*.
ISL vs KAR Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Statistics (This Tournament)||Dream11 Points|
|Alex Hales||230 runs||360|
|Shadab Khan||17 wickets and 198 runs||871|
|Babar Azam||253 runs||386|
|Sharjeel Khan||133 runs||218|
|Mohammad Nabi||97 runs and 5 wickets||310|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for ISL vs KAR Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Joe Clarke, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (vc), Alex Hales, Colin Munro, Babar Azam, Mohammad Nabi, Shadab Khan (c), Faheem Ashraf, Umaid Asif, Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Wasim
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for ISL vs KAR Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Alex Hales (c), Babar Azam (vc), Sharjeel Khan, Asif Ali, Ian Cockbain, Mohammad Nabi, Shadab Khan, Umaid Asif, Chris Jordan, Mohammad Wasim
ISL vs KAR Risky Captaincy Choices:
Asif Ali has scored only 45 runs in 5 innings he has batted in this tournament. You can take a risk and pick him as your fantasy team skipper.
Umaid Asif has scalped 7 wickets in 5 matches in this league at an economy of 7.72. He is a risky captaincy pick for your fantasy teams.
Player you should avoid:
Sahibzada Farhan averages 11.33 with the bat in this tournament hence it’s better to avoid him while making your fantasy teams.
Note: Updated Fantasy teams and Playing XIs of every match will be provided in our Telegram channel if the information is available.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.