Pakistan ODI World Cup XI


The M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru is ready to host its first recreation within the 2023 ODI World Cup as Pakistan and Australia will face each and every different on Friday, October 20.

Pakistan began their marketing campaign with wins in opposition to Netherlands and Sri Lanka. Against Sri Lanka, Babar’s group created historical past via environment the list for probably the most a success run-chase within the World Cup. However, their profitable streak ended with a humiliating seven-wicket defeat to age-old opponents India on the huge Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

Australia’s get started used to be totally reverse in the future global cup Campaign. They misplaced their first two suits in opposition to India and South Africa sooner than getting again to profitable techniques in opposition to Sri Lanka. The Pakistan-Australia fit is predicted to be thrilling as each the groups will attempt to keep within the race for the semi-finals.

Pakistan’s possible XI in opposition to Australia is as follows:

Openers: Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq

Imam-ul-Haq and Fakhar Zaman
Imam-ul-Haq and Fakhar Zaman. (Photo supply: Getty Images)

Fakhar Zaman is predicted to go back to the group as Abdullah Shafiq, who changed the senior opener within the match, is affected by flu and fever. Zaman has been badly out of shape in recent years however on occasion gamers get again to their perfect after lacking a couple of video games. There’s no explanation why one thing identical cannot occur to the southpaw.

Imam-ul-Haq has been acting constantly smartly for Pakistan in ODI cricket for the final a number of years. However, he has no longer been in a position to make his mark but on this version of the World Cup. His easiest ranking is solely 36 and it got here in opposition to India within the final recreation.

Middle order: Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Iftikhar Ahmed, Saud Shakeel

Babar Azam
Babar Azam. (Photo supply: Asif Hasan/AFP by way of Getty Images)

Babar Azam has no longer been in a position to reside as much as his top requirements but. He used to be disregarded affordably via Netherlands in addition to Sri Lanka. Against India, Babar performed an excellent inning of fifty runs in 58 balls and Pakistani enthusiasts will hope that he’s going to be more potent after this innings.

Mohammad Rizwan has been the big name performer for Pakistan to this point within the ongoing showpiece match. He has scored 248 runs in 3 suits at a very good reasonable of 124. His century in opposition to Sri Lanka is regarded as to be one of the most perfect centuries scored via a Pakistani participant within the historical past of the World Cup.

Saud Shakeel has additionally been suffering from the viral an infection however is predicted to get better for the massive fit in opposition to Australia. Shakeel performed an excellent inning of 68 runs in 52 balls in opposition to Netherlands and used to be awarded the Player of the Match award for his exploits. The left-handed batsman additionally performed vital innings within the recreation in opposition to Sri Lanka as his partnership with Rizwan took the group to the edge of victory.

Iftikhar Ahmed used to be out early within the video games in opposition to Netherlands and India. However, he gave the cricket global a glimpse of his energy hitting whilst chasing a record-breaking 345 runs in opposition to Sri Lanka. Iftikhar helped Pakistan achieve the tricky goal via scoring unbeaten 22 runs in 10 balls.

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Allrounder: Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir

Mohammad Nawaz bowling.
Mohammad Nawaz bowling. (Photo supply: Gettyimages)

Mohammad Nawaz hasn’t achieved anything else unusual but however he’s going to stay in his position as his all-round talent offers some steadiness to the ‘Men in Green’. Nawaz’s best notable contribution within the ongoing match got here within the recreation in opposition to the Netherlands when he scored a a very powerful 39 off 43 balls after a small cave in from the previous champions.

Usama Mir would possibly get an opportunity rather than Shadab Khan, who’s suffering together with his shape, particularly with the ball. Shadab has been inconsistent together with his line and period and has taken simply two wickets in 3 suits. His financial system on this 12 months’s World Cup used to be 6.55. It may well be a good suggestion to provide him some aid and play fellow leg spinner Usama Mir, about whom the Australians would possibly not know a lot.

Bowlers: Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali

Shaheen Afridi
Shaheen Afridi. (Photo supply: Ishara S.Kodikara/AFP by way of Getty Images)

Pace assault has at all times been Pakistan’s robust swimsuit however to this point on this match the trio of Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf and Hasan Ali have failed to provoke. The left-arm speedy bowler has taken 4 wickets in 3 suits and his financial system fee is 6.32.

Recently, after the fit in opposition to India, Pakistan’s well-known speedy bowler Wasim Akram had criticized Haris Rauf. The 29-year-old has been indisciplined now and then and has given away numerous runs in two of the 3 suits to this point within the pageant. Rauf’s talent to take wickets within the heart order goes to be essential for Pakistan.

Hasan Ali is the easiest wicket-taker for Pakistan to this point within the 10-team match. He has taken seven wickets in 3 suits and has carried out fairly smartly. He can be hoping for some extra reinforce from his fellow speedy bowlers in opposition to Australia’s robust batting group.

Also take a look at: Most wickets in ODI World Cup 2023

Pakistan’s possible XI:

Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Iftikhar Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali.

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