Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi PSL Tips

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Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi Match Details

  • Date: 2023-02-17
  • Start Time: 18:30
  • Location: Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan
  • Tournament: PSL 2023
  • Format: Pakistan Super League
  • Tipster: Brian Thorpe

Tip Summary

  • Multan Sultans are the top team in the Pakistan Super League 2023 at the moment with a win and loss each.
  • Peshawar Zalmi are currently third in the points table with a victory to their name.
  • Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi have faced each other 11 times in the T20 Championship. Sultans have been the dominating team with eight wins to their name while Zalmi have three wins to their name. 

An intense battle of cricket awaits the cricket fans on February 17, Friday as both Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi will be eager to score their second consecutive win in the 2023 edition of the Pakistan Super League. The high-profile game of cricket will be conducted at the Multan Cricket Stadium in Multan on February 17, Friday.

Multan Sultans entered the tournament in high spirits as they ended up as the runners-up last season. However, the team churned out a poor performance in the curtain-raiser game against Lahore Qalanders. Facing the defending champion, Sultans registered a defeat by one run. 

Batting first in the game, Qalanadars scored 175 runs in 20 overs. Chasing the total, Sultans ended up with 174 runs. The top-order batters did well but the middle-order players could not continue the momentum. The runner-up were quick to cause a turnaround as they defeated Quetta Gladiators in their second match.

Sultans bowlers lead from the front as they restricted Gladiators to a score of 110 runs in the first innings. It was an easy score for the Multan Sultans batters and they took the team home in 13.3 overs. Now coming to Peshawar Zalmi, they are continuing their good performance from the last year.

The team ended up as the third runner-up in the last season as they lost to Islamabad United in the first Eliminator match. Zalmi locked horns with Karachi Kings in their opening match of the T20 Championship. It was a spectacular batting performance by the team as they smacked a total of 199 runs on the scoreboard in their first innings.

Batting in the second innings, Karachi Kings gave a tough fight. They reached the score of 197 runs in 20 overs. However, Peshawar Zalmi bowlers kept their calm and took control of the game in the death overs to score a win by just two runs. Playing on Friday, both teams will be buzzing with momentum and confidence and thus a good game of cricket is expected. 

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Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi Tips

Top Multan Sultans Batter: Mohammad Rizwan

Top Batter
  • Tip By: Brian Thorpe
  • Tournament: PSL 2023
  • Date: 2023-02-17
  • Best Odds: 6.5 @ 22Bet

Multan Sultans skipper Mohammad Rizwan is the frontrunner to be the top run-scorer for his team on Friday in their battle against Peshawar Zalmi. The veteran opening batter is currently the top batter of PSL 2023 with 103 runs to his name in two matches at an average of 103.00. In the first game against Lahore Qalandars, Rizwan scored 75 runs off 50 balls to be the top batter for the team. He continued his exploits in the second game against Quetta Gladiators as well with a knock of not out 28 runs when his team was chasing 111 runs in 20 overs.

Top Peshawar Zalmi Batter: Babar Azam

Top Batter
  • Tip By: Brian Thorpe
  • Tournament: PSL 2023

The PSL franchise has one of the best modern-day batters in their team in the form of skipper Babar Azam. There can be no one better than the opening batter to place your money on for the Friday match. Azam got off to a good start in the T20 Championship. Playing against Karachi Kings in the opening game, the skipper smacked 68 runs off 46 balls. His knock included seven boundaries and one six at a strike rate of 147.83. The batting exploits by the opening batter helped Zalmi post a total of 199 runs in the 20 overs. Babar Azam’s exceptional records in the international cricket in the shortest format of the game are also a testimony to his skills. In 99 T20 Internationals, the 28-year-old has scored 3355 runs at a strike rate of 127.81 and an average of 41.42.

Top wicket-taker of the match: Ihsanullah

Top Wicket Taker
  • Tip By: Brian Thorpe
  • Tournament: PSL 2023
  • Date: 2023-02-17
  • Best Odds: 6.5 @ 1xBet

Multan Sultans’ right-arm fast bowler Ihsanullah will be the player in focus when Peshawar Zalmi will lock horns with Multan Sultans on Friday. The young pacer is currently the highest wicket-taker in the tournament. He is topping the list with seven wickets in two matches at an average of seven and an economy rate of 6.12. In Sultans’ first game, Ihsanullah picked two wickets. Meanwhile, his best performance came in the second game against Quetta Gladiators. He played a major role in restricting the opposition to a score of 110 by picking five wickets at a splendid economy rate of three.