who will win psl 2023

Match Details:

Date: February 23, 2023 

Time: 7:30 PM IST  

Venue: National Stadium, Karachi

Ball-by-ball commentary: SportsTiger App


Match number 12 of the ongoing Pakistan Super League will see Peshawar Zalmi locking horns with Islamabad United on Thursday (February 23) at the National Stadium in Karachi. While Zalmi is in the middle of the standings with four points, United is fifth in the points table with 2 points. However, Zalmi has played one more game than United in the tournament so far. Zalmi, led by Babar Azam, is coming into this game with a 4-wicket win over Quetta Gladiators. Meanwhile, Islamabad United suffered a defeat against Multan Sultans in their last game.


Pitch Report:  

The pitch in Karachi has provided some high-scoring games so far. Team winning the toss should look to chase on this pitch.

Team Analysis:

Peshawar Zalmi

The Peshawar Zalmi started their campaign with a thrilling win against Karachi Kings. However, they suffered a heavy  56-run defeat against Multan Sultans, which dented their NRR. However, the side made a comeback in the next game with a 4-wicket win against  Quetta Gladiators. The side will be hoping for a good start from skipper Babar Azam. Usman Qadir was their star bowler in the last game, and he will have the responsibility to restrict the United batting line-up. 

SportsTiger Playing XI of Peshawar Zalmi

Mohammad Haris (wk), Babar Azam (c), Saim Ayub, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Rovman Powell, James Neesham, Wahab Riaz, Dasun Shanaka, Sufiyan Muqeem, Usman Qadir, Arshad Iqbal

Islamabad United

On the other hand, Islamabad United, led by Shadab Khan suffered a defeat in their last game.  After being asked to chase down 191, United was bowled out for 138 in 17.5 overs. However, the side has some quality players which will make them confident of making a comeback.

SportsTiger Playing XI of Islamabad United

Paul Stirling, Hassan Nawaz, Colin Munro, Rassie van der Dussen, Azam Khan (wk), Shadab Khan (c), Faheem Ashraf, Tom Curran, Abrar Ahmed, Rumman Raees, Mohammad Wasim Jr

Match Prediction:    match prediction score


The chasing team will get an advantage but picking Peshawar Zalmi as they look more balanced on paper. 

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