Tomorrow the first match of the HBL PSL6 will be played in National Stadium, Karachi. The champions of the previous tournament, Karachi Kings will face 1 time PSL champions Quetta Gladiators in a match full of thrill and drama.
Kings would like to assert dominance on the Quetta side, but Sarfaraz’s men are not to underestimated as they have always been the underdogs of the tournament who have always spent the least amount of money on foreign players and like to select upcoming young prospects.
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Karachi Kings will enter as the favorites because of players like Babar Azam and Colin Ingram in the team, but this time Kings have selected young talents as well who can provide the hidden gems of the teams.
Karachi Kings VS Quetta Gladiators
Here is the squad of Karachi Kings which will face Quetta Gladiators
Karachi Kings’ squad:
Imad Wasim (C), Aamer Yamin, Arshad Iqbal, Babar Azam, Colin Ingram, Mohammad Amir, Sharjeel Khan, Waqas Maqsood, Chadwick Walton, Daniel Christian, Danish Aziz, Joe Clarke, Mohammad Nabi, Mohammad Ilyas, Noor Ahmed, Qasim Akram, Zeeshan Malik, Abbas Afridi.
Probable playing Xi:
Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Colin Ingram, Joe Clarke(WK), Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Imad Wasim(C), Mohammad Amir, Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Illyas, Arshad Iqbal.
Here is the squad of Quetta Gladiators which will face Karachi Kings
Quetta Gladiators’ squad:
Sarfaraz Ahmed (C), Anwar Ali, Azam Khan, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Naseem Shah, Zahid Mahmood, Hassan Khan, Tom Banton, Usman Khan Shinwari, Cameron Delport, Qais Ahmad, Abdul Nasir, Saim Ayub, Arish Ali Khan, Usman Khan, Chris Gayle.
Probable playing Xi:
Chris Gayle, Tom Banton, Cameron Delport, Azam Khan, Sarfaraz Ahmed(C)(WK), Ben Cutting, Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Hasnain, Zahid Mahmood, Usman Shinwari.
Karachi Kings VS Quetta Gladiators Dream Xi/Fantasy Xi:
Babar Azam, Tom Banton, Colin Ingram, Azam Khan, Sarfaraz Ahmed(C)(WK), Imad Wasim, Mohammad Nabi, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Amir, Usman Shinwari, Mohammad Illyas.
Pich and weather report:
The weather will be around 26-29 degrees Celsius with absolutely zero chances of game stoppage due to rain.
The pitch is predicted to be a good batting side with spinners getting a lot of turn as well meanwhile, the pacers will have to work hard to get wickets. A total of 160-170 will be enough to win the game but the team who wins the toss will most likely elect to bowl first.