It is, do or die game for both teams. The winner of this match will go on to play against Multan Sultans in the final and the loser will go home. Lahore Qalandars who ended 2nd on the table in the league stage, lost against Multan Sultans by 28 runs in the 1st Qualifier. Islamabad United who hit by injuries and players’ unavailability in the mid of the tournament are now in full strength. With the return of Shadab Khan and Alex Hales, they won the 1st eliminator by 5 wickets against Peshawar Zalmi yesterday.
Lahore Qalandars have won both the league games against Islamabad United. Head to Head: Both the teams met against each other 14 times in PSL. Islamabad United won 9 and lost 5. In the last five matches, Lahore Qalandars lead the table by 3-2. We are expecting a cracker of a game today in fully sold-out Gaddafi Stadium.
Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United Highlights today, Friday 25-2-2022 – Eliminator 2 (N), Pakistan Super League from Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.
Shaheen Afridi wins the toss and will bat first.
Lahore Qalandars team: Fakhar Zaman, Abdullah Shafique, Mohammad Hafeez, Kamran Ghulam, +Philip Salt, Harry Brook, David Wiese, Samit Patel, *Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Zaman Khan.
Islamabad United team: Alex Hales, Will Jacks, Paul Stirling, *Shadab Khan, +Azam Khan, Asif Ali, Mohammad Wasim, Liam Dawson, Hasan Ali, Athar Mahmood, Waqas Maqsood.
Match Timings: 14:30 GMT | 19:30 Local
Umpires – Michael Gough, Richard Illingworth
TV Umpires – Aleem Dar
Match Referee – Roshan Mahanama
Reserve Umpire – Asif Yaqoob
Match number – PSL Season 7 – Eliminator 2