The Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi Match Starting Time Is Today at 9:00 PM (PST)...Islamabad had a rough begin to the inaugural PSL version last year. After four heavy defeats of their first six games, almost everybody had written off Misbah's guys. But, the crew rose from the ashes to claim the championship and could look to leave no stone unturned in correctly defending their identify.
Peshawar Zalmi ended last year's season at the top of the desk but have been removed in the playoffs via none aside from Islamabad United. A hot preferred most of the fanatics for the reason that very start, the team’s unexpected removal had damaged the hearts of tens of millions. This time round, the team will appearance to avenge their defeat. Sammy, a two-time ICC global T20 winning captain, may be main Peshawar for the first time, after final yr’s captain Shahid Afridi handed him the captaincy.
Face to FaceIslamabad United clashed with Peshawar Zalmi thrice in last year’s PSL, out of which Zalmi won two and United won one match.
Peshawar Zalmi won the primary conflict by 24 runs and the second via 7 wickets. inside the 0.33 face-off among the 2 groups, Islamabad United won with the aid of 50 runs within the playoffs, getting rid of Zalmi from the match.
Inside the SpotlightIslamabad United have retained 17 players from ultimate season. The crew is produced from usually veterans, inclusive of Misbah-ul-Haq, Shane Watson, Saeed Ajmal, Samuel Badree, Mohammad Sami and Brad Haddin, all of whom are over 35 years vintage.
but the group has a few competitive younger blood within the form of English wicketkeeper-batsman Ben Duckett, who's a supplementary player, and any other English wicketkeeper-batsman Sam Billings, recognised for his explosive batting.
The leading wicket-taker of final yr's edition, Andre Russell, isn't playing this time because of a doping ban. He has been changed by way of English bowler Steven Finn, a welcome addition to the group’s bowling lineup.
Islamabad United Top Players:-
Islamabad United Top Bowlers:-
Peshawar Zalmi have been boosted by the presence of England’s limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan, who brings his batting expertise as well as leadership skills to the team.
Hasan Ali, who proved to be a valuable addition to Pakistan’s bowling lineup in the otherwise dismal tour to Australia, will be looking to repeat his red-hot form for the Zalmi.
The Zalmi will also be relying on the experience of veterans Mohammad Hafeez, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kamran Akmal, Shahid Afridi and Wahab Riaz. Haris Sohail, whose return to cricket has been much-awaited by the fans, will finally be seen in action for the Zalmi and will bring some much-needed stability to the top order.
Peshawar Zalmi Top Players:-
Peshawar Zalmi Top Bowlers:-
Islamabad United: Misbah ul Haq (captain), Shane Watson, Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Irfan, Samuel Badree, Mohammad Sami, Khalid Latif, Brad Haddin, Sam Billings, Hussain Talat, Amad Butt, Dwayne Smith, Zohaib Khan, Ben Duckett, Shadab Khan, Ruman Raees, Saeed Ajmal, Imran Khalid, Asif Ali, Syed Muzammil Shah, Steven Finn
Peshawar Zalmi: Darren Sammy (captain), Shahid Afridi, Sohaib Maqsood, Eoin Morgan, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Hafeez, Chris Jordan, Kamran Akmal, Iftikhar Ahmed, Haris Sohail, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Asghar, Khushdil Shah, Junaid Khan, Imran Khan Jr, M. Irfan Khan, Marlon Samuels, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Samit Patel, Dawid Malan