PSL 6, Match 27, Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars: Match Preview, Predicted Playing XI, Match Prediction

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Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars Match Preview:

Karachi Kings & Lahore Qalandars are set to lock horns in match 27 of the PSL 2021 which will be the second match of the Thursday doubleheader that will be played at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

Karachi Kings have lost three matches in succession while the Lahore Qalandars have also faced defeat in the last two matches after having a good start to the Abu Dhabi stint. Karachi Kings are currently placed at No.5 on the Points Table by facing three victories & five defeats from eight matches being played. Lahore Qalandars is in a better position on the Points Table as compared to Karachi Kings. They are currently placed in the third spot on the points table with five wins & three losses.

After facing defeat in front of Multan Sultans & Islamabad United, Karachi Kings also lost to Peshawar Zalmi in their previous clash. Their batting was terrible as only Sharjeel Khan & Abbas Afridi was able to score beyond 20 runs mark. Karachi Kings were able to bring up a total of 108 runs with 9 wickets down. And thus Karachi kings lost the match to Peshawar Zalmi by six wickets.

Lahore Qalandars faced defeat by Quetta Gladiators in their previous clash. Bowling first, Lahore Qalandars had restricted Gladiators to 158 runs for as James Faulkner did a spectacular job by scalping 3 wickets for 25. However, Qalandars batting stint disappointed them as apart from Tim David no one else could make an impact.

Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars Match Details

Date: June 17, 2021 (Thursday)

Time: 10:00 PM LOCAL/ 11:30 PM IST

Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi

Weather & Pitch Report

This will be the second match of the Thursday double header so the climate will be slightly cooler. However the temperature will remain around 33 degree Celsius. No fall in temperature would be noticed. Just like the previous double header match the pitch will remain sporting. Any score around 150-160 would be competitive to chase at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars Predicted XIs

Karachi Kings: 

Sharjeel Khan, Babar Azam, Martin Guptill, Chadwick Walton, Najibullah Zadran, Imad Wasim, Aamer Yamin, Abbas Afridi, Waqas Maqsood, Mohammad Amir, Noor Ahmad.

Lahore Qalandars: 

Fakhar Zaman, Sohail Akhtar, Zeeshan Ashraf, Mohammad Hafeez, Ben Dunk, Tim David, Rashid Khan, Ahmed Daniyal, James Faulkner, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf.

Match Prediction

Though Lahore Qalandars lost their previous two matches in succession they would hope of registering a victory against Karachi Kings in today’s clash. Kings looked out of form since the start of the Abu Dhabi leg. Qalandars defeated Karachi Kings, the last time when the two teams met & would look to continue its winning record by defeating Kings in today’s clash.

Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars Live streaming details

TV: Karachi Kings Vs Lahore Qalandars match will be live telecasted on Sony Pictures Sports Network

Live Streaming: Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars match will Sony LIV app

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