With no International Cricket for 9 years, Karachi will witness two international games in two days. The First game was well served by Pakistan to their fans. However, For cricket fans it was not worth to watch. While one side managed to score 200+, the other side registered their lowest ever T20I score. Nevertheless, Cricket always gives new opportunity to perform and West Indies should forget the horrible night and return back in the field as a rejuvenated unit.
Ground and Conditions:
The Karachi pitch greeted the batsman well in first innings and the bowlers in the second innings. The team winning would want to bat first as the pitch will get slow as the game progress. No Rain and only Cricket.
Likely Playing XI:
WI: Andre Fletcher, Chadwick Walton, Marlon Samuels, Jason Mohammed(c), Denesh Ramdin(w), Rovman Powell, Keemo Paul, Rayad Emrit, Veerasammy Permaul, Samuel Badree, Andre McCarthy
Pak: Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Sarfraz Ahmed(w/c), Hussain Talat, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Amir, Hasan Ali
Key Fantasy Players: Samuel Badree, Shoaib Malik, Fakhar Zaman, Shadab Khan, Marlon Samuels, Mohammad Amir,
Key Batsman: Fakhar Zaman,
Key Bowler: Samuel Badree
- This is the first time International T20 will be played in Pakistan for two consecutive days.
- When Pakistan won the first T20I they became the first team to register 75 T20 wins in International Cricket.
- Today’s T20I will be Pakistan’s 125th T20I.