Date: March 18, 2023
Time: 7:30 PM IST
Venue: Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Ball-by-ball commentary: SportsTiger App
The Multan Sultans and Lahore Qalandars are set to go head-to-head in the final of the PSL 2023. Entering the summit clash, the Sultans defeated Lahore with a massive 84-run margin in the first Qualifier. Whereas the Qalandars, after losing to the Sultans, had a convincing victory over the Peshawar Zalmi in the second Eliminator.
The Lahore Qalandars have won more tosses in the PSL 2023 in comparison to the Multan Sultans.
The Multan Sultans are the favourites to win this game and win the PSL 2023. The Sultans have built an incredibly well-balanced side which had performed at a high level throughout the tournament. They have already defeated the Qalandars this season and hence have an upper hand in the fixture. Their experienced players like Mohammed Rizwan and Kieron Pollard also improve their chances to win in a high-stakes fixture like this.
Predicted powerplay score and Average first innings total:
Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore has so far produced great batting tracks which also have some assistance for the bowlers. The average 1st innings score is 175-185 in PSL games. At the same time, the predicted powerplay score is expected to be between 45-55.