Second Qualifying final, Islamabad United Vs vs Karachi Kings
Pre Match Discussion and Prediction
The second qualifying final of PSL will be played between Islamabad United and Karachi Kings at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium today. The winner of this game will face Peshawar Zalmi in the third qualifying final on Sunday, 21 February. The Winner of the third Qualifying final will be throgh to the Final of Pakistan Super League First edition and will Face Quetta Gladiators in the Final. Quetta defeated Peshawar Zalmi in the first qualifying final last night by 1 Run.
Islamabad United reached to this match by beating Lahore Qalandars and Karachi Kings to seal a spot in the knock-out stages (Play offs).
Islamabad’s kipper Misbah has marshaled his resources well. On the basis of the performance of Brad Haddin, Andre Russell, Dwayne Smith and the skipper himself they are capable of winning this game against karachi kings. Saeed Ajmal’s comback has strengthened the bowling attack as well. it is exxpected that Islamabad will go with the same team that beat Karachi in their last encounter.
While Karachi Kings are shocked by Shoaib Malik’s who has not had a great PSL so far, stepping down as captain of the side, will be in the team with Ravi Bopara set to lead the team on today. Also the side will be without Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib-Al-Hasan, who have flown back to Bangladesh for preparation of the Asia Cup.
Islamabd United to win