Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi Match Preview:
Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi: Islamabad United & Peshawar Zalmi will come into a face-off in the 26 match of the PSL 2021. Which is the first game of Thursday’s doubleheader at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. The United’s are the table-toppers enjoying six wins from eight matches. While Peshawar Zalmi is placed just below them by registering five victories out of nine matches.
Islamabad United has sealed victory in their last three matches which they have played with comprehensive margins while Peshawar Zalmi has won two out of three matches. United’s in their previous clash has thrashed Karachi Kings by massive eight wickets, chasing a mammoth target of 191 runs. It was Islamabad United’s confidence that guided them towards a win in just 18.4 overs. With Colin Munro smashing an unbeaten 88 in 56 balls and Iftikhar Ahmed remaining unbeaten on 71 from 39.
Peshawar Zalmi in their previous clash against Karachi Kings displayed a cutting-edge spectacular performance to outclass Kings & register a clinical victory. Zalmi’s opting to bowl first, had produced a restricted bowling performance to limit the kings to 108 runs for 9. Wahab Riaz & Abrar Ahmed scalped 3 wickets each. Whereas, Sameen Gul ended up with by scalping 2 wickets for 13 runs. Then chasing a meager target of 109 runs Hazratullah Zazai produced 63 runs knock to help Peshawar Zalmi chase the target in just 11 overs.
Today when two mighty teams i.e. Peshawar Zalmi & Islamabad United will come into a face-off, we can expect a mouthwatering clash on the grounds of Sheikh Zayed Stadium. Islamabad will look forward to continuing its winning streak by defeating Peshawar’s. Whereas Peshawar Zalmi will try to overtake Islamabad United on the PSL Points Table by sealing a zealous win in today’s clash.
Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi Match Details:
Date: June 17, 2021 (Thursday)
Time: 5:00 PM LOCAL/ 6:30 PM IST
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Weather & Pitch Report
Being the first match of the double-header the weather can be slightly hotter in Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. The temperature could be around 35 degrees Celsius with humidity in the air. The pitch at Sheikh Zayed Stadium is expected to assist bowlers more than batters. A target of around 140-150 runs could be competitive at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi
Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi Predicted Playing XIs
Colin Munro, Usman Khawaja, Shadab Khan, Hussain Talat, Iftikhar Ahmed, Asif Ali, Muhammad Akhlaq, Hasan Ali, Ali Khan, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Akif Javed
Kamran Akmal, Hazratullah Zazai, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Rovman Powell, Sherfane Rutherford, Abrar Ahmed, Wahab Riaz, Umaid Asif, Mohammad Irfan, Sameen Gul.
Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi Match Prediction
The last time when the two teams came into a face-off, Peshawar Zalmi had outclassed Islamabad United to win match by six wickets. However since the last three matches, Islamabad United has been dominant by registering consecutive victories. And in today’s clash also they would look forward to maintain their winning streak by defeating Peshawar Zalmi.
Islamabad United vs. Peshawar Zalmi live streaming details in India
TV: The match will be live telecasted on Sony Pictures Sports Network
Live Streaming: You can watch the live streaming of the match on Sony LIV app
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