Date & Time: Saturday, February 22, 19:30 IST
Venue: Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore, Pakistan
Islamabad United Probable XI:
Colin Munro, Luke Ronchi (wk), Dawid Malan, Hussain Talat, Colin Ingram, Asif Ali, Shadab Khan (c), Faheem Ashraf, Amad Butt, Muhammad Musa, Akif Javed.
Multan Sultan Probable XI:
Shaan Masood (c), James Vince, Rilee Rossouw, Rohail Nazir, Khushdil Shah, Shahid Afridi, Ravi Bopara, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Irfan, Junaid Khan, Imran Tahir.
Its the opposite of how it is in National Stadium, Karachi as to the Gaddafi Stadium. Here it is completely slow and the teams batting first have a major advantage. An average of 155 runs is scored in the 1st innings with 7 wickets falling per innings. Fast bowlers have had great success at this venue.
Dawid Malan has a PPM of 57.5 in the last three months with an MDTA of 2.0. In the first match as well, he was the star in the batting department.
Imran Tahir has a PPM of 47.29 in the last three months and has been a part of the dream team in all the matches he has played.
Muhammad Musa Khan has an overall PPM of 43.2. He had a successful outing with Islamabad UInited in PSL 2019. He picked up three wickets in the first match.