Pakistan Super League is underway again. To check what is happening in one of the top-ranked T20 leagues and what is in store for the day we have designed this post with PSL today match predictions. Especially those who play PSL fantasy leagues can be benefited from this post.
The 16th Match of Pakistan Super League 2024 will be played between Karachi Kings and Quetta Gladiators. The action has now moved to the National Bank Cricket Stadium of Karachi. The match will begin at 7:00 PM on 29th February 2024.
PSL Today Match Preview – KK vs QG
Karachi Kings had a rough start to their home leg of the event. They suffered heavy defeat against Islamabad United by 7 wickets. The Kings are at the risk of elimination as they are 5th on the Points Table. Karachi’s local core of Shan Masood, Shoaib Malik and Hasan Ali are yet to do anything special. Except the Caribbean star Kieron Pollard, the Karachi Kings lineup has been quite ordinary.
The Gladiators on the other hand have had a good run so far. Although they also suffered a defeat in their last PSL 9 match. They were defeated by Multan Sultans. Quetta currently are ranked 2nd on the points table with 3 wins and 1 defeat. Quetta’s main issue has been their middle order or lower middle order which is quite ordinary with the bat.
The home advantage lies with Kings, but Quetta have more confidence and more settled Playing XI, hence they would begin as favorites.
Quick Facts Karachi & Quetta in PSL 2024
PSL Head to Head Record – Karachi vs Quetta
Karachi Kings have a miserable record against Quetta Gladiators in HBL PSL. Out of 16 matches, Quetta Gladiators have won 11. Just 5 matches have gone Karachi’s way.
Dream 11 Prediction – Quetta Gladiators vs Karachi Kings
Quetta Gladiators Playing 11
Saud Shakeel, Jason Roy, Khawaja Nafay, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Rilee Rossouw (C), Sherfane Rutherford, Akeal Hosein, M Wasim Jnr, Abrar Ahmed, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Amir
Karachi Kings Playing 11
Players to Watch Out For
West Indian batter Kieron Pollard will be someone to watch-out for from the Karachi Kings side. Pollard is the highest run scorer of Karachi with 183 runs that too with a strike rate of 164. He is also a gun fielder.
For Quetta, the main strength lies with England’s Jason Roy and young local boys Saud Shakeel and Abrar Ahmed. Roy and Saud are leading the batting charts for Quetta. While with 7 wickets Abrar’s spin magic has also been brilliant for Quetta.
Toss Prediction Kings vs Gladiators
Karachi will win the toss and bowl first.
Match Win Prediction – KK vs QG
Quetta has the 60% chances of winning this game against Karachi.