In the 4th match of the Pakistan T20 cup, Baluchistan cross swords against Sindh in search of some points. After being humbled by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the opening encounter, Baluchistan need to win and get their season going. After a dismal Quaid-E-Azam trophy, this is Baluchistan’s chance to redeem themselves.
Match Details :
Match : BAL vs SIN, Baluchistan vs Sindh, Pakistan T20 Cup Date and Time : 14 October 2019, 6:00 PM IST Venue : Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad
Baluchistan Team News and Predicted XI:
Imam-ul-Haq would be having the responsibilities at the top of the order.
Imran Butt and Bismillah Khan are included in the middle order for stability.
Probable XI: Imam-ul-Haq, Haris Sohail (captain), Imran Farhat (vice-captain), Amad Butt, Bismillah Khan (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Asghar, Imran Butt, Shahbaz Khan, Umar Gul, Yasir Shah, Akif Javed
Sindh Team News and Predicted XI:
Asad Shafiq would be leading the side as Sarfaraz Ahmed called it quits as the captain, he’ll only play the role of a player.
Mohammad Hasnain would be leading the bowling prospects of the side.
Abid Ali is available for selection and his performance is a must for Sindh.
Probable XI: Khurram Manzoor, Abid Ali, Ahsan Ali, Asad Shafiq (C), Sarfaraz Ahmed (WK), Anwar Ali, Kashif Bhatti, Saud Shakeel, Sohail Khan, Ahsan Jamil, Mohammad Hasnain
Head-to-Head: The last time these two teams collided in the Pakistan T20 cup, Baluchistan inflicted a massive 117 run win over Sindh.
Stats and facts:
Baluchistan are going through a rough phase. They had a forgettable run at Quaid-E-Azam trophy (2 Draws and 1 loss).
Sindh are looking like a different side from when these two sides met in this tournament. Buoyed by the three wicket win in their first game, they’ll have the mental edge.
Asad Shafiq can play a decisive role with his blisttering strike rate (118.05) in the T20s.
Khurram Manzoor is a key player and has started the tournament well with a fifty to his name.
Imam-ul-Haq and Umar Gul will be the go to players for Balochistan and they need to perform for the team to win.