Who Will Win Pakistan Super League (PSL 2016 Predictions) Pakistan Super League پاکستان سپر لیگ – The much-awaited Pakistan Super League has finally been formed. The draft of the ensuing match has also been completed with all the five teams announcing their squads for the T20 cricket that will be played from 3rd February 2016 to 23rd February 2016 in Dubai and Sharjah. In the super league, each team will play two games against the remaining four teams making it 20 group games, followed by three playoffs. The final match will be played on 23rd February, 2016.
PSL 2016 Predictions
After the draft is thoroughly completed and the dates and venues already decided, the cricket pundits of across the globe have started making predictions about the teams and the individual players. The cricket enthusiasts have started making opinions on the teams and their favourites for the first edition of the super league. Here is the brief account of the three participating teams and the predictions on how they will perform in the first ever PSL season.
Karachi Kings ( Possible Winners)
Along with Sohail Tanveer and Muhammad Amir, Shoaib Malik was one of the platinum picks. The team does also have Shakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh, who is known for his all-round performance in the stadium. The team will get lots of benefits with his variety in the bowling department. The batting line up of the team is also spruced up with the players like Tillakaratne, Dilshad and Fawad Alam.Juxtaposing with other teams, it can be said with some authority that the Karachi Kings, under the auspices of Shoaib malik, looks quite formidable and has the wannability.
Peshawar Zalmi – (The Possible Finalists)
Peshawar Zalim has got the distinction of being the most glamorous and talked about team. This is the team that has already created lots of buzz and managed to get the attention of the cricket buffs across the globe. Arguably, they have got the strongest XIof all the teams. They are endowed with the beautiful blend of the domestic Pakistani players with Shahid Afridi, Wahab Riaz, Muhammad Hafeez, Junaid Khan,Kamran Akmal and Aamer Yamin along with the foreign experienced played, likeBrad Hodge and Chris Jordan. Given the players they have, they might play the final match.
Islamabad United – (Playoffs Probable)
This team will be led by none other than Misbah Ul Haq, who are equally equipped in both bowling and batting departments. Along with Misbah and Ajmal, Shane Watson was the platinum pick. The bowling department of the team is fortified with the presence of Mohammas Sami and Mohammad Irfan. If this team performs consistently, it can prove to be a difficult team to beat under the auspices of captaincy of Misbah, the man who is devoid of any international cricket commitments.
Lahore Qalandars – (Predictions, win 4-5 Matches)
In Lahore Qalandars team including such as great Cricket Players Chris Gayle andDwayne Bravo as their platinum pick and both might not be available for full PSL season. If Chris Gayle and Dwayne Bravo will played well then seriously Lahore Qalandars might win 3-4 games.Umar Akmal, Shoaib Maqsood and Mohammad Rizwan should quality hitting in middle order. They also have Azhar Ali (pakistan odi captain), Abdul Razzaq Mustafizur Rahman and Kevon Cooper.
Quetta Gladiators – (Predictions – Playoffs)
Quetta Gladiators Team have best hitting batsman as like Ahmad Shehzad, Sarfraz Ahmad, Kumar Sangakara, Kevin Pieterse and Luke Wright. But their bowling might let them down Only Zulfiqar Babar and Umar Gul are quality bowlers in this Team