The world is ready to witness yet another big battle of PSL T20. The 1st Semi-Final of Pakistan Super League 2020 is scheduled to play between Peshawar Zalmi and Multan Sultans on Tuesday, 17th March 2020 at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. We are posting safe, accurate, and secure today match prediction for all matches of PSL free.
Peshawar Zalmi Previews
The runner up team of the previous season of Pakistan Super League had failed to give their best performance in this season. Peshawar Zalmi played a total of ten matches at the league stage with just four wins to their name. They lost five while their one match was ended with no result. They were tied with the Quetta Gladiators on the points table at the fourth position but due to good run rate, they qualified for the semi-finals. They were beaten by Multan Sultans in their last league stage by the margin of three runs. They won the toss and decided to field first. Their bowling unit had a good performance in that match. They leaked 154 runs in their inning of 20 overs. Rahat Ali was the most successful and highest wicket-taker from their side who picked three wickets in his four overs bowled out against 24 runs. Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir Khan, and the skipper, Wahab Riaz picked one wicket each.
Peshawar Zalmi lost the previous match due to the worst performance by their batting order, They failed to chase the target of 155 runs and could manage to score 151 runs in their 20 overs. Imam-ul-Haq was the highest run-scorer from their side who scored 56 runs on 41 deliveries with the help of four boundaries and two maximum sixes. Shoaib Malik also had a good performance with the bat. He scored 30 runs on 25 balls and smashed one boundary and two huge sixes. Umar Amin scored 29 runs with the help of four boundaries.
Multan Sultans Previews
Multan Sultans had performed well in this season of PSL T20. They played a total of ten matches at the league stage with six wins and two losses. Their two matches were ended with no result and they are leading the points table of Pakistan Super League season five with 14 points and excellent run rate among all other teams. They were beaten by Lahore Qalandars in their last league stage match by the margin of nine wickets. They lost the toss and were asked to bat first. Their batting order had an average performance in that match. They scored a total of 187 runs in their 20 overs inning. Khushdil Shah was the most successful and highest run-scorer from their side who remained not out after scoring 70 runs on 29 deliveries with the help of five boundaries and six maximums. The skipper, Shan Masood also had a good performance with the bat. He scored 42 runs while he faced 29 balls and smashed five boundaries.
Multan Sultans lost the previous match due to the worst performance by their bowling department. They failed to defend the target of 188 runs and were charged for the target in 18.5 overs. Usman Qadir was the only successful bowler from their side who picked one wicket in his four overs bowled out while he was charged for 24 runs. Junaid Khan, Ali Shafiq, Bilawal Bhatti, Moeen Ali. Ravi Bopara and Khushdil Shah were the bowlers who failed to get any wicket in the previous match.
Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi Head To Head Matches
Peshawar Zalmi had faced Multan Sultans in six matches where they won two matches and Multan Sultans won four matches.
Favorite Team in Today Match Prediction
According to our cricket match prediction, Multan Sultans is the favorite team to win this match. There are many factors that make Multan Sultans a favorite team to win this match.
Multan Sultans is the best performing team of this season of PSL
Multan Sultans had beaten Peshawar Zalmi for two times in this tournament
Multan Sultans have a strong batting order in the side
The batting order of Peshawar Zalmi is in excellent form
Peshawar Zalmi have a strong batting order in the side
Winning Chances of Today Match for the Both Sides
The performance of Multan Sultans had been outstanding in this season of Pakistan Super League and they are the top performers of this tournament, so the winning chances of today match for Multan Sultans have been increased. The equation of winning chances of both teams for today’s match is mentioned as under.
Multan Sultans have a 51% chance to win this match Peshawar Zalmi has 49% chances to win this match
Toss Prediction in Today Match Prediction
The toss had played a key role in the decision of all matches of the Pakistan Super League. We had seen in the previous match that chase is the best option for both teams. According to our toss prediction, the team who will win the toss may choose to bat first.
Pitch Report and Conditions
The 1st Semi-Final of Pakistan Super League season 2020 is scheduled to be held at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. The pitch here at this venue is good for batting. It also has a lot of help for the spin bowlers. A total of 190 runs should be as a par score.
Weather Report for Today Match
The weather forecast in Lahore is good for a cricket match. The forecast is predicting some chances of rain on match day and it is possible that we may have a short match.
Dream 11 Predictions for Today’s Match
Dream11 Prediction for Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi, 1st Semi-Final. After checking the latest player’s availability, the Dream 11 Team for this match of Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi, is mentioned under.
Full Match Info
Date: Tuesday, 17th March 2020
Time: 09:00 AM GMT / 02:00 PM LOCAL
Venue Details, Facts, and History
Stadium: Gaddafi Stadium
Location: Lahore, Pakistan
Known as: Lahore Stadium
Ends: Pavilion End, College End
Time Zone: UTC +05:00
Home to: Lahore
Other Sports: it is home to Hockey
Venue Scoring Pattern in T20s
Total matches: 14
Matches won batting first: 9
Matches won bowling first: 5
Average 1st Inns scores: 161
Average 2nd Inns scores: 143
Highest total recorded: 197/5 (20 Ov) by PAK vs W XI
Lowest total recorded; 101/10 (17.4 Ov) by PAK vs SL
Highest score chased: 176/8 (19.4 Ov) by PAK vs ZIM
Lowest score defended: 126/7 (20 Ov) by PAKW vs BANW
Multan Sultans Squad
Moeen Ali, Zeeshan Ashraf (wk), Shan Masood (c), Ravi Bopara, Rohail Nazir, Asad Shafiq, Khushdil Shah, Bilawal Bhatti, Ali Shafiq, Junaid Khan, Usman Qadir, Shahid Afridi, Sohail Tanvir, Imran Tahir, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Ilyas.
Peshawar Zalmi Squad
Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal (wk), Wahab Riaz (c), Umar Amin, Hammad Azam, Rahat Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Hasan Ali, Adil Amin, Haider Ali, Mohammad Amir Khan, Liam Dawson, Lewis Gregory, Yasir Shah, Carlos Brathwaite, Liam Livingstone, Tom Banton, Aamir Ali.