Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will take on Central Punjab in the 1st Semi-Final of the Pakistan Cup 2022 on Monday. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are in an incredible run of form in this tournament. They have been unbeaten in their last 3 matches and finished on the top of the standings with 14 points.
Central Punjab, on the other hand, won their last 2 matches and booked their semi-final berth. They finished at the 4th spot in the standings with 10 points. They have a 1-1 win-loss record against Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in this tournament and will look to make it 2-1.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Central Punjab, Semi-Final 1
Venue: Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan
Date & Time: March 28th at 10:00 AM IST and 9:30 AM Local Time
KHP vs CEP, Semi-Final 1 Pitch Report:
The surface here at Multan Cricket Stadium is a relatively balanced one. The scores of anything close to 250 are a good here. Batting 2nd is a better option on this wicket.
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KHP vs CEP, Semi-Final 1 Probable Playing XIs:
Ashfaq Ahmed, Muhammad Mohsin Khan, Kamran Ghulam, Mohammad Sarwar, Adil Amin, Mehran Ibrahim, Rehan Afridi (wk), Khalid Usman, Maaz Khan, Imran Khan, Sameen Gul
Rizwan Hussain, Ahmed Shehzad, Raza Ali Dar, Qasim Akram, Hussain Talat, Umar Akmal, Saad Nasim, Zafar Gohar, Wahab Riaz (c), Usman Qadir, Ahmed Bashir
Top Picks for KHP vs CEP Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Adil Amin has been the top run-getter for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in this tournament. In the 10 matches, he has scored 393 runs at an average of 43.66, and also picked up 2 wickets.
Khalid Usman is the leading wicket-taker in this tournament. In the 10 matches, he has scalped 23 wickets at an economy of 4.63 and scored 104 runs with the bat.
Top Picks – Central Punjab
Ahmed Shehzad is eyeing a comeback for the National side. He is in terrific form in this competition having scored 421 runs in 10 matches at an average of 42.1.
Opener Rizwan Hussain, too, had a memorable tournament with the bat. In the 10 matches, he has amassed 388 runs at an average of 38.8, which includes 2 centuries and 1 half-century.
KHP vs CEP Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for KHP vs CEP Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Umar Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad (c), Hussain Talat, Kamran Ghulam, Rizwan Hussain, Adil Amin, Khalid Usman, Mohammad Sarwar (vc), Wahab Riaz, Sameen Gul, Usman Qadir
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for KHP vs CEP Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Rehan Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad, Hussain Talat, Rizwan Hussain (vc), Saad Nasim, Adil Amin (c), Khalid Usman, Mohammad Sarwar, Wahab Riaz, Zafar Gohar, Sameen Gul
KHP vs CEP Probable Winners:
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are expected to win this match.