After a thrilling first day of the playoffs, the qualifier 2 will see Islamabad United locking horns with Peshawar Zalmi as the winner would play in the prestigious final against Multan Sultans. Peshawar Zalmi won the game against Karachi Kings as expected but Islamabad United lost the game against all odds in the qualifier 1 against Multan Sultans.
Usman Khawaja played a blinder of a knock and tried his best to take his team home but lack of support from the other end made his knock go down the drain but the form of both their openers will give ISL a lot of confidence.
In dream11 prediction, lets bring out the stats and records of some in form players from both the sides.
ISL playing 11 (Likely)
Colin Munro, Usman Khawaja, Muhammad Akhlaq, Shadab Khan, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Hasan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Akif Javed
PES playing 11 (Likely)
Hazratullah Zazai, Kamran Akmal, Imam Ul Haq, Shoaib Malik, Sherfane Rutherford, Rovman Powell, Khalid Usman, Wahab Riaz, Umaid Asif, Mohammd Irfan, Mohammad Imran
Form guide (Last 5 games)
Records at Abu Dhabi (T20 format)
ISL: 5 wins and 3 defeats in 8 games
PES: 4 wins and 4 defeats in 8 games
Who will win today match: The odds are in favor of Islamabad United according to the betting sites. Islamabad United have been the strategically strongest team in this season so far and it was one of those rare days against Multan Sultans where their plans went for a toss.
Peshawar Zalmi have a huge task at their hands as they will need to bowl extremely well to restrict the mighty strong Islamabad United batting line up.
Bet365- ISL- 1.80, PES- 2.00
Betway- ISL- 1.72, PES- 2.00
Today match score: Team batting first is expected to score around 180
Today pitch report: A good batting strip is expected with spinners having a good amount of purchase in it.
Who won yesterday match:
PES won by 5 wickets against KAR