Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will square off against Central Punjab in the final league match of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy 2021, scheduled to start from Saturday.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa must be high on confidence after beating Balochistan and Southern Punjab in their last two matches. They have got an amazing opportunity to make it to the finals. They are currently placed at the 2nd spot in the points table with 124 points.
Central Punjab, on the other hand are coming off 11 runs defeat against Sindh in their previous game. They have won two matches, lost as many while drew 5 matches and are currently sitting at the 4th spot of the points table with 102 points.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 30 of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, 2021 between Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Central Punjab.
KHP vs CEP Match Details
- Match: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Central Punjab, Match 30
- Date: Saturday, December 18, 2021
- Time: 10:30 AM (IST)
- Venue: United Bank Limited Sports Complex, Karachi
It’s a well-made surface for the batters where they can score easily once they are set. There will be help for sure for the spinners throughout all 4 days.
KHP vs CEP Probable Playing XI
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Playing XI
Ashfaq Ahmed (C), Rehan Afridi (WK), Imran Khan, Mehran Ibrahim, Sajid Khan, Sahibzada Farhan, Arshad Iqbal, Sameen Gul, Asif Afridi, Kamran Ghulam, Israrullah.
Central Punjab Playing XI
Mohammad Saad (C), Ali Shan (WK), Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Waqas Maqsood, Ali Zaryab, Saif Badar, Rizwan Hussain, Mohammad Ali, Imran Dogar, Faheem Ashraf, Abid Ali.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 337 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result/Abandoned: 0
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa & Central Punjab Last 5 Matches Stats
KHP vs CEP Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Sahibzada Farhan||879 Runs|
|Asif Afridi||342 Runs & 22 Wickets|
|Mohammad Saad||663 Runs & 6 Wickets|
|Sameen Gul||23 Wickets & 38 Runs|
|Abid Ali||713 Runs|
KHP vs CEP Captaincy Picks
- Sahibzada Farhan
- Abid Ali
- Asif Afridi
KHP vs CEP Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Rehan Afridi
- Batsmen: Saif Badar, Sahibzada Farhan, Abid Ali, Mohammad Saad
- All-Rounders: Faheem Ashraf, Asif Afridi
- Bowlers: Imran Khan, Sameen Gul, Arshad Iqbal, Mohammad Ali
- Captain: Abid Ali
- Vice-Captain: Asif Afridi
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Ali Shan
- Batsmen: Israrullah, Sahibzada Farhan, Abid Ali, Mohammad Saad
- All-Rounders: Kamran Ghulam, Faheem Ashraf, Asif Afridi
- Bowlers: Imran Khan, Sameen Gul, Mohammad Ali
- Captain: Sahibzada Farhan
- Vice-Captain: Mohammad Saad
Probable Winner Of The Match
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.