BAL vs PTK Dream11 Match Prediction | Who Will Win Today match
Sharjah, October 10 at 09:30 PM IST
In-form Balkh Legends are up against Paktia Panthers in their next Afghanistan Premier League 2018 clash on Wednesday.
Balkh Legends lead the league table with back-to-back wins over Kabul Zwanan and Kandahar Knights. They defended 165 in the previous outing, courtesy brilliance from Gulbadin Naib who claimed 4 wickets for 12 runs.
On the other hand, Paktia Panthers did not get their campaign off to a winning start against Kabul Zwanan. However, they bounced back with a 21-run victory over Nangarhar Leopards in the second.
Pitch conditions: Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium has not produced high-scoring games in the last couple of games. The batsmen have had to work hard for runs while the bowlers had to keep tight to pick wickets.
Last T20 result at the venue: Balkh Legends 165/5 defeat Kandahar Knights 152/7 – October 07, Afghanistan Premier League 2018
Chris Gayle is expected to make the first appearance for Balkh Legends.
Here’s how the two sides may lineup for Balkh Legends vs Paktia Panthers clash.
Balkh Legends Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Ikram Ali Khil
Batsmen – Ryan ten Doeschate, Colin Munro, Chris Gayle, Usman Ghani, Darwish Rasooli
All-rounders – Ravi Bopara, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib
Bowlers – Aftab Alam, Qais Ahmad (Doubt: Ben Laughlin)
Paktia Panthers Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Mohammad Shahzad
Batsmen – Sikandar Raza, Cameron Delport, Ihsanullah Janat (Doubt: Azmatullah Omarzai)
All-rounders – Shahid Afridi, Samiullah Shenwari
Bowlers – Isuru Udana, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Zia-ur-Rehman, Yousuf Zazai
Balkh Legends squad: Mohammad Nabi(c), Gulbadin Naib, Asadullah Matani, Qais Ahmad, Chris Gayle, Colin Munro, Dilshan Munaweera, Usman Ghani, Ravi Bopara, Ryan ten Doeschate, Ikram Ali Khil (wk), Ben Laughlin, Aftab Alam, Malcolm Waller, Darwish Rasooli, Farhan Zakhil, Mirwais Ashraf, Tariq Stanikzai and Samiullah.
Paktia Panthers squad: Mohammad Shahzad (c & wk), Sikandar Raza, Cameron Delport, Ihsanullah Janat, Shahid Afridi, Isuru Udana, Samiullah Shenwari, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Zia-ur-Rehman, Yousuf Zazai, Azmatullah Omarzai, Tahir Khan, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Calum MacLeod, Yamin Ahmadzai and Fazal Rahman.
Wicket-keeper: Paktia Panthers skipper Mohammad Shahzad has led from the front, scoring the most runs for the side so far. He will be our wicket-keeping choice.
Batsmen: Sikandar Raza and Ryan ten Doeschate have played defining innings so far. Chris Gayle, Colin Munro, Usman Ghani, Cameron Delport and Ihsanullah are among others who can be backed to come good.
All-rounders: Gulbadin Naib was brilliant in the last outing and would be confident taking the field. Ravi Bopara is another who has played good hands with the bat.
Bowlers: Isuru Udana and Aftab Alam are the safest bowling picks.
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