Date: 20 Aug – 24 Aug
Time: 8:30 PM IST
Venue: Sabina Park Kingston, Jamaica
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West Indies is set to host Pakistan in the 2nd Test of the 2-match Test series from 20th August-24th August. The hosts walk in the 2nd Test of the 2-match series with a 1-0 lead, having won a thrilling match and making their mark by winning the 1st Test. The Test witnessed some phenomenal performances from many West Indies players including Kraigg Brathwaite, Jason Holder, Jayden Seales amongst others, which led to an exciting win. West Indies will look forward to keep the momentum going, whereas the Babar Azam-led side will aim to bounce back from the humiliating defeat.
West Indies walk in the 2nd Test with quite some takeaways from the 1st Test including Jayden Seales’ fifer and Brathwaite’s remarkable innings, showing a sheer display of cricket. Coming to the batsmen, Jermaine Blackwood and Kraigg Brathwaite are the must-haves in one’s fantasy, with the latter being a dependable captain choice. Further on, all-rounder, Jason Holder can turn out to be the MVP for the Jamaican side, which makes him an excellent pick. Further on, Jayden Seales and Kemar Roach are the top bowling picks that can turn out to be good choices.
With the Pakistani skipper, Babar Azam consistently scoring in both innings; he is a must have-pick for one’s fantasy team and a bankable vice-captain choice. Besides the Pakistani skipper, Faheem Ashraf and Fawad Alam are the best picks from the visiting team. Further on, Shaheen Afridi and Mohammad Abbas can further fetch good points from the bowling end.
Probable Playing XI
West Indies- Kraigg Brathwaite (c), Kieran Powell, Nkrumah Bonner, Kyle Mayers, Roston Chase, Jermaine Blackwood, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Jason Holder, Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales, Jomel Warrican
Pakistan- Abid Ali, Imran Butt, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam (c), Fawad Alam, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Faheem Ashraf, Yasir Shah, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Abbas, Shaheen Afridi
Wicketkeepers: Mohammad Rizwan, Joshua De Silva
Batsmen: Babar Azam, Fawad Alam, Jermaine Blackwood, Kraigg Brathwaite, Abid Ali
All-rounders: Faheem Ashraf, Jason Holder
Bowlers: Jayden Seales, Kemar Roach, Shaheen Afridi, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Abbas
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