NAN vs PTK Dream11 Match Prediction | Who Will Win Today match
Sharjah, October 14 at 09:30 PM IST
APL T20 table-toppers Paktia Panthers take on struggling Nangarhar in the second game of the Sunday doubleheader.
After suffering a beating at the hands of Kabul Zwanan in their opening fixture, Paktia Panthers have put on three back-to-back winning performances. They would look to collect another win here and consolidate their position at the top.
On the other hand, Nangarhar Leopards returned to winning ways against Kabul Zwanan (Oct 12) after three losses on the bounce. With two games to go, the Leopards would want to keep the momentum going.
Pitch conditions: In the last fixture at the venue, Kabul Zwanan vs Nangarhar Leopard on October 12, batsmen from both the sides had it easy. It could be another bat-dominated affair.
Last T20 result at the venue: Nangarhar Leopards 182/5 beat Kabul Zwanan 167/9 – October 12, Afghanistan Premier League 2018
Last meeting between the two teams: Paktia Panthers 184/8 beat Nangarhar Leopards 163/6 – October 07, 2018
Sandeep Lamichhane has joined Nangarhar Leopards' squad and may feature here.
Shahid Afridi was replaced by Calum MacLeod to bolster batting in the last game. The latter is likely to retain his place.
Here's how the two sides may lineup for Nangarhar Leopards vs Paktia Panthers T20 game.
Nangarhar Leopards Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Riki Wessels
Batsmen – Nasir Jamal, Asghar Afghan, (Doubt: Bremdon Mccullum, Paul Stirling)
All-rounders – Najibullah, Karim Janat
Bowlers – Naveed, Shirzad, Waqar (Doubt: Lamichanne)
Paktia Panthers Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Mohammad Shahzad
Batsmen – Gurbaz, Delport, (Doubt: Calum MacLeod)
All-rounders – Sikander Raza, Shenwari
Bowlers – Isuru Udana, Omarzai, (Doubt: Ahmadzai)
Nangarhar Leopards squad: Johnson Charles, Anton Devcich, Imran Janat, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Rahmat Shah, Shafiqullah Shafiq (wk), Ben Cutting (c), Mitchell McClenaghan, Naveen-ul-Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Zahir Khan, Nasratullah, Fazal Haque, Khaiber Omar, Nathan Rimmington, Andre Fletcher, Ibrahim Zadran, Najeeb Tarakai and Sandeep Lamichhane.
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 and wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Shahzad has led from the front, scoring the most runs for his side.
Batsmen: Cameron Delport has amassed over 100 runs in the competition so far. Anton Devcich and Hashmatullah Shahidi of Nangarhar Leopards have had an excellent tournament so far, scoring at impressive batting averages of 59 and 71 respectively.
All-rounders: Ben Cutting and Sikandar Raza should be the first picks basis the performances they've produced.
Bowlers: Isuru Udana has joined late but has made an immediate impact in the outings so far. Sharafuddin Ashraf, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman and Zahir Khan are among others who have had a decent tournament with the ball.
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