Multan Sultans will look to extend their winning streak when they face Karachi Kings in the 11th match of the 2023 Pakistan Super League on Tuesday at Multan Sultan Cricket Stadium.
Multan Sultans have gained momentum after losing the tournament opener, with three consecutive victories. Skipper Mohammad Rizwan will be hoping that the team’s excellent form continues in this game.
Karachi Kings, on the other hand, broke a three-match losing streak with a convincing win over Lahore Qalandars. Skipper Imad Wasim will be hoping that the team’s consistency with bat and ball continues in the coming games.
Both teams have met 11 times in the history of the T20 format, with the Multan Sultans winning five times. Kings, on the other hand, have triumphed four times.
The 11th Match between Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings will take place on February 22nd, 2023 at Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan.
Match Details to Note
Match: Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings, 11th Match, Pakistan Super League, 2023
Date: February 22, 2023 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:00 PM IST
Venue: Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan
Multan Sultans lead the league table with three victories and one defeat. The majority of the runs will be scored by Mohammad Rizwan, Rilee Rossouw, David Miller, and Kieron Pollard in the batting department.
David Miller scored a quick half-century with three fours and four sixes in the previous match. Aside from Miller, captain Mohammad Rizwan contributed a half-century off 38 balls, and Rossouw added a fluent 36 off 30 balls.
Mohammad Ilyas, Carlos Brathwaite, Usama Mir, Abbas Afridi, and Ihsanullah will be relied on to provide crucial breakthroughs in the bowling department.
Abbas Afridi, Anwar Ali, Arafat Minhas, TH David, AJ Hosein, Ihsanullah, Khushdil Shah, JB Little, DA Miller, Mohammad Ilyas, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Sarwar, AU Rashid, RR Rossouw, Sameen Gul, Shahnawaz Dahani, Shan Masood, Usama Mir, Usman Khan
Possible Playing XI:
Mohammad Rizwan (c & wk), Rilee Rossouw, Shan Masood, David Miller, Kieron Pollard, Khushdil Shah, Carlos Brathwaite, Usama Mir, Abbas Afridi, Ihsanullah, Mohammad Ilyas
Batting, the team will rely on Matthew Wade, James Vince, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, captain Imad Wasim, and Irfan Khan to deliver the majority of the runs.
In the previous match, James Vince scored 46 runs off 36 balls with three fours and two sixes, while Matthew Wade and Imad Wasim both scored 36 and 35 not out.
In the previous match, the team will look to Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Amir, Akif Javed, Imran Tahir, and Imad Wasim for crucial breakthroughs.
Akif Javed was the standout bowler for Karachi Kings in the previous match, taking four wickets and conceding 28 runs in 3.3 overs.
Imad Wasim, Aamer Yamin, Akif Javed, JK Fuller, Haider Ali, Imran Tahir, Irfan Khan, Mir Hamza, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Umar, Muhammad Akhlaq, Qasim Akram, T Shamsi, Sharjeel Khan, Shoaib Malik, Tayyab Tahir, AJ Tye, JM Vince, MS Wade
Possible Playing XI:
James Vince, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Irfan Khan, Matthew Wade (wk), Imad Wasim (c), Ben Cutting, Akif Javed, Mohammad Amir, Imran Tahir, Aamer Yamin
Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings Head to Head
The current head-to-head record of this rivalry favours the Kings by a score of 5-4 in 11 meetings. We’ve also seen a tie result during their face-off, which was followed by a super over in which the Blue and Reds triumphed.
Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings Head to Head Stats in T20s
Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings Toss Prediction
Both teams will be eager to win the toss, bat first, and post a massive total. So far this season, the average score has been around 190 runs.
Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings Pitch Report
Multan Cricket Stadium will host the 11th Pakistan Super League match between Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings in 2023. Multan Sultans will be encouraged by the fact that they have won their last three matches at this venue.
Multan Cricket Stadium’s prepared wicket will be ideal for batting. To succeed on this pitch, quick bowlers must be disciplined. The forecast for Tuesday’s game calls for clear skies in the evening.
Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings Prediction
Multan Sultans will be overwhelming favourites to defeat Karachi Kings. Multan Sultans appeared unstoppable at the moment, with the top-order firing on all cylinders and bowlers delivering clinical performances in back-to-back matches. Karachi Kings, on the other hand, will need to play exceptional cricket to overtake Multan Sultans. Check out the odds at Cricbaba!
Multan Sultans is the favourite to beat Karachi Kings at the odds of 1.65.
Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings Most Recommended Player for Bet:
Ihsanullah is the young speedster who is in strong contention to be the season’s best fast-bowler. Ihsanullah is currently leading the PSL 8 wicket-taking charts, having taken 12 wickets in just four appearances. The 20-year-old has established himself as the leading bowler in Multan’s pace battery and will lead them against an experienced opposition batting unit.