Lahore Qalandars will look to keep their winning streak going when they face Peshawar Zalmi in the 30th match of the 2022 Pakistan Super League, which will be played at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
In the previous match, Lahore Qalandars defeated Islamabad United convincingly. The franchise has already qualified for the competition’s knockout stages.
Peshawar Zalmi, on the other hand, narrowly defeated Islamabad United. Captain Wahab Riaz will be hoping that his team can bring their A-game to this match.
The game between the two teams will take place on February 21st, 2022 at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
Match Details to Note
Match: Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi, 30th Match, Pakistan Super League, 2022
Date: February 21, 2022 (Monday)
Time: 8:00 PM IST
Venue: Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi Team Previews
For this dead rubber, the franchise may make one or two changes to their starting lineup. The onus will be on batsmen like Phil Salt, Fakhar Zaman, Harry Brooks, Mohammad Hafeez, Kamran Ghulam, and David Wiese to deliver the majority of the runs.
In the previous match, Harry Brook was the standout performer with the bat, scoring 102 runs off 49 balls with the help of ten boundaries and five sixes. Aside from Brook, Fakhar Zaman maintained his excellent form with a superb half-century for Lahore Qalandars.
The onus will be on bowlers like Zaman, Ahmad Daniyal Rashid Khan, and Akif Javed to provide crucial breakthroughs.
Lahore Qalandars scored 197 runs in their previous game, with Harry Brook slamming a century off just 49 balls. Unless there are injuries, they are unlikely to make any changes.
Rashid Khan, on the other hand, played his final PSL 2022 game and will be unavailable from now on due to international commitments. Samit Patel could take his place in the starting XI.
Lahore Qalandars Squad
Fakhar Zaman, Philip Salt (wk), Kamran Ghulam, Mohammad Hafeez, Harry Brook, Sohail Akhtar, David Wiese, Rashid Khan, Shaheen Afridi (c), Haris Rauf, Zaman Khan, Abdullah Shafique, Syed Faridoun, Ahmed Daniyal, Zeeshan Ashraf, Akif Javed, Maaz Khan, Mohammad Imran Randhawa, Matty Potts, Dean Foxcroft, Ben Dunk, Samit Patel
Predicted XI: Shaheen Afridi (c), Sohail Akhtar, Kamran Ghulam, Philip Salt (wk), Mohammad Hafeez, Harry Brook, David Wiese, Rashid Khan, Akif Javed, Zaman Khan
Peshawar Zalmi are returning to action after a three-day break. They are unlikely to make any changes after winning their previous match, and all of their players are available.
The team’s management will be hoping for a strong performance against the Lahore Qalandars. Sherfane Rutherford has left the PSL, so Haider Ali is expected to make the final XI.
The onus will be on wicket-keeper Mohammad Haris, Hazratullah Zazai, Ben Cutting, Shoaib Malik, and Hussain Talat to deliver crucial scores for the side in this match.
Mohammad Haris, the wicket-keeper for Peshawar Zalmi, was a standout performer in the previous match. He batted brilliantly and finished the innings with a top-score of 70 runs off 32 balls, thanks to seven boundaries and five sixes. Shoaib Malik and Yasir Khan provided solid support, scoring 38 and 35 runs, respectively.
Ben Cutting, Salman Irshad, Usman Qadir, Wahab Riaz, and Hussain Talat will be expected to provide timely breakthroughs in the bowling department.
Peshawar Zalmi Squad
Hazratullah Zazai, Mohammad Haris (wk), Liam Livingstone, Shoaib Malik, Hussain Talat, Sherfane Rutherford, Ben Cutting, Wahab Riaz (c), Usman Qadir, Mohammad Umar, Salman Irshad, Kamran Akmal, Sohail Khan, Amad Butt, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Sameen Gul, Patrick Brown, Arshad Iqbal, Haider Ali, Arish Ali Khan, Mohammad Aamir Khan, Sirajuddin, Yasir Khan
Predicted XI: Hazratullah Zazai, Mohammad Haris (wk), Yasir Khan, Liam Livingstone, Shoaib Malik, Hussain Talat, Sherfane Rutherford, Ben Cutting, Wahab Riaz (c), Usman Qadir, Salman Irshad
Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi Toss Prediction
Both teams will be hoping to win the toss, bat first, and score more than 200 runs. The previous four matches in Lahore were all won by batting first.
Pitch and Weather Conditions
The 30th match of the 2022 Pakistan Super League will be played at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore between Lahore Qalandars and Peshawar Zalmi.
The game’s prepared wicket will be ideal for batting. The weather forecast for Monday’s game is favourable, with no indication of rain.
Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi Match Prediction
Based on their current form, Lahore Qalandars will be slight favourites to defeat Peshawar Zalmi. With players like Harry Brook and Fakhar Zaman putting in strong performances, the home team will be hoping for a clinical performance in this match.
Peshawar Zalmi, on the other hand, will need to play their best cricket to defeat Lahore Qalandars in this match.
Lahore Qalandars is the favourite to beat Peshawar Zalmi at the odds of 1.80.
- In their previous match, Lahore Qalandars defeated Islamabad United comfortably.
- Peshawar Zalmi narrowly defeated Islamabad United in the previous match.
- In the previous match, Lahore Qalandars’ Harry Brook and Fakhar Zaman delivered outstanding performances.