Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators 11th T20 Results
Lahore Qalandars vs. Quetta Gladiators 11th T20 Match Prediction 18 Feb 2017
Lahore Qalandars Vs Quetta Gladiators (LQ vs QG) preview is placed here. The 11th league fixture of the ongoing Pakistan Super League T20 competition will be played on Saturday, February 18 as the Quetta Gladiators take on the Lahore Qalandars. The match will be played at the Sharjah Cricket Association stadium in UAE. Match starts at 3:30 pm local time (11:30 am GMT).
Lahore Qalandars to win
Lahore Qalandars Team: Brendon McCullum (captain), Azhar Ali, Aamer Yamin, Sohail Tanvir, Sunil Narine, Umar Akmal, Jason Roy, Yasir Shah, James Franklin, Mohammad Rizwan, Cameron Delport, Fakhar Zaman, Bilawal Bhatti, Ghulam Mudassar, Usman Qadir, Grant Elliot, Chris Green, Saif Badar, Mohammad Irfan (Jr.), Zafar Gohar
Quetta Gladiators Team: Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Umar Gul, Asad Shafiq, Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Nawaz, Kevin Pietersen, Luke Wright, Rilee Rossouw, Mahmudullah Riyad, Anwar Ali, Tymal Mills, Hassan Khan, Nathan McCullum, Thisara Perera, Bismillah Khan, Mir Hamza, Zulfiqar Babar, Saad Nasim, Umar Amin, Noor Wali
The home side are currently in second position in the league standings with five points to show for their efforts in four matches for the season. The visitors are in fourth spot with four points from as many games.
While the Gladiators’ last contest against Peshawar Zalmi ended with no result, Lahor Qalandars had defeated the Karachi Kings in their last fixture.
Mahmudullah, Hasan Khan and Rilee Rossouw were the three wicket-takers for the Gladiators as Peshawar posted 117/3 in the first 16 overs of their contest against Quetta. However, there was no further action in the contest on Friday evening.
Prior to their match against the Peshawar Zalmi, Quetta were beaten by Islamabad United. Asad Shafiq, Mahmudullah and Thisara Perera had done well with the bat for Quetta while Mohammad Nawaz was the pick of their bowlers on the occasion.
Fakhar Zaman top-scored with 56 runs off 36 deliveries as Lahor put 179/8 on the board in their last contest against Karachi. Jason Roy, Umar Akmal and Mohammad Rizwan also did well with the bat on the occasion. Sohail Tanvir, Sunil Narine and Mohammad Irfan Jr. were the pick of the bowlers for Lahore on the night with a couple of wickets each.
Going into this upcoming fixture, both sides will feel that they have a chance to steer clear of their opposition. While a win for Quetta will see them move three points clear of Lahore, a win for the latter will see them lead Quetta by a solitary point in the standings. Asad Shafiq will be a key player for the Quetta Gladiators while Fakhar Zaman will look to star for Lahore once again. Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators match prediction is placed below.
Match 11 Lahore Qalandars vs. Quetta Gladiators Results
LHQ: 200/3 (20.0 overs)
QTG: 202/5 (18.5 overs)
Quetta Gladiators won by 5 wickets