- Cricket Winner | February 15, 2023 | 7:10 pm
KAR vs ISL, 4th Match Preview
After dropping a nail-biting contest against Babar Azam’s Peshawar Zalmi, Karachi Kings will look to seek their first win against one of the two-time champions Islamabad United in Match 4 of Pakistan Super League 2023 at the National Cricket Stadium in Karachi. Karachi Kings have an improved bowling lineup in this edition of PSLwith Mohammad Amir, Imran Tahir, and Mir Hamza looking to lead their attack. Not only that, but also have the experienced Imad Wasim and Shoaib Malik looking to add stability to their middle order.
KAR vs ISL, 4th Match Details
Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United – 4th Match
Venue: National Stadium – Karachi
Date & Time: 16th February 2023 at 08:00 PM IST
Live Streaming: Ten Sports
KAR vs ISL, 4th Match Pitch Report
This pitch is a batting fortress and top-order batsmen could even start counter-attacking from the very first over. Expect multiple batsmen to get half-centuries as spinners could once again get some help with unexpected turn and bounce on this pitch.
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KAR vs ISL, 4th Match Probable Playing XIs:
Karachi Kings Probable Playing XIs
Imran Tahir, Tabriz Shamsi, Ben Cutting, Imad Wasim (C), Matthew Wade (Wk), Mir Hamza, Qasim Akram, Mohammad Amir, Sharjeel Khan, Shoaib Malik, Haider Ali
Islamabad United Probable Playing XIs
Alex Hales, Paul Stirling, Rassie van der Dussen, Shadab Khan (C), Azam Khan (Wk), Faheem Ashraf, Asif Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr., Tom Curran, Hasan Ali, Zeeshan Zameer
Topmost Picks for KAR vs ISL Dream11 Prediction, 4th Match:
Top Picks – Karachi Kings
- Shoaib Malik – The 41-year-old showcased just how capable he is in Match 2 as he slammed 52 runs off just 32 balls, including 2 sixes and 4 boundaries.
- Imad Wasim – The marquee all-rounder continued his impressive form by not only building a steady partnership with Shoaib Malik but even scoring 80 runs in just 47 balls, smashing 7 boundaries.
Top Picks – Islamabad United
- Alex Hales – Being one of the most experienced batters in this batting lineup, this English top-order batsman will be key in providing Islamabad United with a good start.
- Shabad Khan – Given that the National Cricket Stadium has something to offer for the spinners, the captain of IU will be responsible for taking crucial wickets in the middle overs.
Suggested Playing XI N0.1 for KAR vs ISL Dream11 Team:
Matthew Wade, Azam Khan, Alex Hales(C), Shoaib Malik(VC), Haider Ali, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr., Mir Hamza, Mohammad Amir
Suggested Playing XI N0.2 for KAR vs ISL Dream11 Team:
Matthew Wade, Azam Khan, Alex Hales, Shoaib Malik, Paul Stirling, Imad Wasim(VC), Shadab Khan(C), Hasan Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr., Mir Hamza, Mohammad Amir
Captain and Vice-Captain Options:
Captain – Alex Hales, Shadab Khan
Vice-captain – Shoaib Malik, Imad Wasim
Wicketkeeper – Matthew Wade
KAR vs ISL 4th Match Probable Winners:
Given that both teams have made improvements in their squads to fill their voids, still Islamabad United seems to be a more composed batting and bowling unit as compared to Karachi Kings. Moreover, given the pitch conditions and nature, we predict Islamabad United to register their first win of PSL 2023 in a close contest. Islamabad United have picked a stronger squad with a balanced mix of batters, bowlers, and all-rounders. Moreover, their restricted spin attack could cause them some issues, but their top batting order does seem to dominate the game at least on paper. Considering the team combination, Islamabad United is expected to win this match.