The cricket fans are ready to witness yet another big battle of PSL T20. The 8th Match of Pakistan Super League 2020 is scheduled to play between Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi on Wednesday, 26th February 2020 at Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan. We are posting safe, accurate, and secure today match prediction for all matches of PSL free.
Multan Sultans Previews
Multan Sultans had a good start to this season of PSL T20 and won their first match against Lahore Qalandar but they lost their second match against Islamabad United by a massive margin of eight wickets. They lost the toss and were asked to bat first. Their batting order failed to put a huge total on the board. They could manage to score 164 runs in their inning of 20 overs. Zeeshan Ashraf was the most successful and highest run-scorer from their side who scored 50 runs on 29 deliveries with the help of four boundaries and three maximum sixes. James Vince also had a superb performance with the bat. He scored 42 while he faced 31 balls and smashed six boundaries and one huge six. The skipper, Shan Masood scored 21 runs while Shahid Afridi had 11 runs to his name.
The bowling unit of Multan Sultans also failed to give its best performance in their previous match. They failed to defend the target of 165 runs and were charged for the target in 16.4 overs. Mohammad Ilyas was the most economical bowler from their side who picked one wicket in his 2.4 overs bowled out against 17 runs. Shahid Afridi also picked one wicket in his three overs bowled out while he was charged for 25 runs. Sohail Tanvir, Imran Tahir, Mohammad Irfan, and Moeen Ali were the bowlers who failed to get any wicket in the previous match.
Peshawar Zalmi Previews
The performance of Peshawar Zalmi also had been average in this season of the Pakistan Super League. They had played a total of two matches with one win and the other lose. They are situated at the third position on the points table. They won their previous match against Quetta Gladiators by the margin of six wickets. They won the toss and decided to field first. Their bowling unit had a superb performance in that match. They leaked 148 runs in their inning of 20 overs. Almost all bowlers from their side performed well in that match. Wahab Riaz was the highest wicket-taker from their side who picked two wickets in his four overs bowled out against just 21 runs. Rahat Ali, Mohammad Amir Khan, and the skipper, Daren Sammy picked one wicket each.
The batting order of Peshawar Zalmi also had an outstanding performance in their most recent match against Quetta Gladiators. They chased the target of 149 runs in 18.3 overs. Kamran Akmal was the most successful and highest run-scorer from their side who scored the first century of this season of PSL T20. He scored 101 runs on just 55 deliveries with the help of 13 boundaries and four maximum sixes. Haider Ali scored 25 runs while Liam Livingstone remained not out after scoring eight runs.
Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi Heat To Heat Matches
Multan Sultans had faced Peshawar Zalmi in four matches where they won two and Peshawar Zalmi also won two matches.
Favorite Team in Today Match Prediction
According to our cricket match prediction, Peshawar Zalmi is the favorite team to win this match. There are many factors that make Peshawar Zalmi a favorite team to win this match.
The key batsmen of Peshawar Zalmi like Kamran Akmal and Liam Livingstone are in good form
Peshawar Zalmi had a good record while playing against Sultans
The performance of Peshawar Zalmi was outstanding in their previous match
Peshawar Zalmi have a strong batting order in the side
Multan Sultans have also a strong batting order
The bowling unit of Multan Sultans is also strong at least on papers
The home ground, conditions, and crowd will also help Multan Sultans
Winning Chances of Today Match for the Both Sides
Multan Sultan is a well-balanced side and has the best players in the shorter format of cricket in their squad. They are also played in front of the home crowd, so the winning chances of today’s 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 is going to play an important role in the decision of all matches of the Pakistan Super League. We had seen in the previous matches 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 8th Match of Pakistan Super League season 2020 is scheduled to be held at Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan. The pitch here at this venue is good for batting. It also has a lot of help for the spin bowlers. A total of 180 runs should be as a par score.
Weather Report for Today Match
The weather forecast in Multan is good for a cricket match. The forecast is predicting some clouds around on match day but the weather forecast does not predict rain. We should be able to have a full uninterrupted match.
Dream 11 Predictions for Today’s Match
Dream11 Prediction for Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi, 8th Match. 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: Wednesday, 26th February 2020
Time: 02:00 PM GMT / 07:00 PM LOCAL
Venue Details, Facts, and History
Stadium: Multan Cricket Stadium
Location: Multan, Pakistan
Ends: Main Pavilion End, North Pavilion End
Time Zone: UTC +05:00
Home to: Multan Sultans
Multan Sultans Squad
Shahid Afridi, Sohail Tanvir, Rilee Rossouw, James Vince, Imran Tahir, Moeen Ali, Mohammad Irfan, Shan Masood (c), Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Ilyas, Zeeshan Ashraf (wk), Ravi Bopara, Wayne Madsen, Usman Qadir, Rohail Nazir.
Peshawar Zalmi Squad
Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal (wk), Daren Sammy (c), Wahab Riaz, Liam Dawson, Rahat Ali, Liam Livingstone, Hasan Ali, Tom Banton, Haider Ali, Mohammad Amir Khan, Umar Amin, Mohammad Mohsin, Adil Amin, Aamir Ali.