Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings, PSL T20 2021, Today Match Prediction

10 June 2021 | 18:30 | Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, UAE
176/5 in 20.0 8.80 winner
164/7 in 20.0 8.20

Toss Winner - Karachi Kings won the toss and chose to bowl first

winner Multan Sultans beat Karachi Kings by 12 runs

Man of the Match: RR Rossouw

Multan Sultans face uphill battle against in-form Karachi Kings

  • Babar Azam and Arshad Iqbal have done well for KarachI Kings
  • Karachi Kings currently leading the points table due to better run-rate
  • Rookie pacer Shahnawaz Dhani have been star performer for Multan Sultans this season.

Expect Karachi Kings to beat Multan Sultans by a comprehensive margin.

  • Tournament: Pakistan Super League 2021
  • Format: T20
  • Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Toss: To Bat

Pakistan Super League 2021

Name M Won Lost Tied NR PTs NRR
Lahore Qalandars 5 4 1 0 0 8 0.077
Karachi Kings 5 3 2 0 0 6 0.697
Peshawar Zalmi 5 3 2 0 0 6 0.273
Islamabad United 5 3 2 0 0 6 0.145
Multan Sultans 5 1 4 0 0 2 -0.213
Quetta Gladiators 5 1 4 0 0 2 -0.97
PTs NRR M Won Lost Tied NR
8 0.077 5 4 1 0 0
6 0.697 5 3 2 0 0
6 0.273 5 3 2 0 0
6 0.145 5 3 2 0 0
2 -0.213 5 1 4 0 0
2 -0.97 5 1 4 0 0

mls vs krk Match Prediction & Analysis

Multan Kings and Karachi Kings are ready to face in the 16th match of 2021 Pakistan Super League at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

In the previous meeting between the two teams, the Kings registered a comfortable seven-wicket over Multan Sultans, courtesy opener Babar Azam’s brilliant 90 not out.

For Karachi Kings, the side will be keen to maintain their dominance in the competition. Captain Imad Wasim will be hoping that the side can kick-start their campaign on a winning note.

On the other hand, Multan Sultans struggled in the initial round-robin matches of the competition played in Pakistan. The experienced players in the setup will have to come to the party with bat and ball in this remainder of PSL.

Teams Preview

Multan Sultans Preview

On the other hand, Multan Sultans will be keen to break their two-match losing when they face Karachi Kings on Thursday.

In the batting department, the team will be relying heavily on experience trio of left-handed opener Shan Masood, middle-order batsman Rilee Rossouw and wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan to make sure that the bowlers will have something respectable to defend.

In the bowling department, the team will be depending on pacers Shahnawaz Dhani, Sohail Tanvir and Sohail Khan to dismantle Karachi’s batting lineup, whereas the spin department will consist of leg-spin duo of Imran Tahir and Usman Qadir

Multan Sultans Predicted Playing XI:

Mohammad Rizwan (c & wk), Shan Masood, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rilee Rossouw, , Khushdil Shah, Sohail Maqsood, Sohail Tanvir, Sohail Khan, Usman Qadir, Shahnawaz Dhani, Imran Tahir.

Multan Sultans Actual Playing XI:

RR Rossouw, Shimron Hetmyer, Imran Tahir, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Rizwan, Shahnawaz Dhani, Imran Khan, Khushdil Shah, Sohail Khan, Sohaib Maqsood, Rahmanullah Gurbaz

Karachi Kings Preview

Karachi Kings will be coached by Herschelle Gibbs and led by Imad Wasim this year. Martin Guptill, Thisara Perera, Najibullah Zadran and Chadwick Walton are their overseas players for the remainder of PSL 

The likes of Daniel Christian, Mohammad Nabi, Colin Ingram, Liton Das and Joe Clarke were not available for the franchise due to various reasons.

Martin Guptill is the player to watch out for Karachi Kings. The 34-year-old has been an accomplished player in the T20 format. He will be keen to make an impact for the side with the bat.

In the batting department, the team will be depending on the likes of Martin Guptill, Babar Azam and Sharjeel Khan to share the burden in making Kings can produce competitive totals on the board.

Babar Azam (257@ 86.00) is currently the top run scorer for Karachi Kings this season while pacer Arshad Iqbal (9 wickets@ 17.83) has picked up the most wickets for the side so far.

In the bowling department, the focus will be on pacer Mohammad Amir to lead the pace attack, whereas Arshad Iqbal and Waqas Maqsood have been excellent as back-up bowlers.

Karachi Kings Predicted Playing XI:

Sharjeel Khan, Babar Azam, Martin Guptill, Chadwick Walton, Thisara Perera, Danish Aziz, Imad Wasim (c), Aamer Yamin, Waqas Maqsood, Mohammad Amir, Arshad Iqbal

Karachi Kings Actual Playing XI:

Chadwick Walton, Sharjeel Khan, Qasim Akram, Thisara Perera, Arshad Iqbal, SI Wasim, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Waqas Maqsood, Martin Guptill, Najibullah Zadran

Pitch And Weather Conditions

Hr Temp Rain W. speed W. direction Clouds
00h 32 0 mm. 2.86 k/h From: WNW 0%
03h 32 0 mm. 1.43 k/h From: NW 0%
06h 32 0 mm. 2.15 k/h From: WNW 0%
09h 33 0 mm. 6.29 k/h From: WNW 0%
12h 33 0 mm. 8.8 k/h From: NW 0%
15h 32 0 mm. 9.01 k/h From: NW 0%
18h 31 0 mm. 6.53 k/h From: NW 0%
21h 31 0 mm. 4.66 k/h From: NW 0%

Weather Conditions

With weather being predicted as fair for the game, the wicket is going to be helpful for the bowlers. The batsmen will need to take their time at the crease to produce notable scores.

Venue Details

Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi is going to host the game between Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings.

Toss: To Bat

The side that wins the toss would be looking to bat first and post a decent total on the board.

MLS vs KRK Winning Prediction

Karachi Kings will be fancy their chances of beating Multan Sultans in this fixture. With likes of Babar Azam, Martin Guptill and Sharjeel Khan at their disposal, Kings will be keen to dominate the proceedings with the bat.

Expect Karachi Kings to beat Multan Sultans by a comprehensive margin.

Author: Shoaib Z.