Central Punjab and Southern Punjab will be facing off against each other in the final group stage match of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match this season on 26th of December, both the teams are coming into this match on the back off a loss.
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Details:
The 10th match of Pakistan’s domestic test tournament i.e. Quaid-e-Azam Trophy will see Southern Punjab facing off against Central Punjab on 26th of December at State Bank of Pakistan Sports Complex, Karachi.
The game is scheduled to begin at 10:30 AM IST and the live score and commentary can be seen on FanCode and Cricbuzz in India.
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Preview:
Central Punjab are last on the points table, they have 54 points in 6 matches with just 1 win. They last played against Northern in which they lost by 9 wickets, while batting first they could manage only 159 runs, Ali Zaryab Asif was their highest scorer with 78 runs in first innings and 27 in the second innings, Ahmed Safi Abdullah took 5 wickets in that match.
Southern Punjab, on the other hand, has performed well and they are placed at third spot with 2 wins, they have 79 points. They played their last game against Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, which they lost, Southern Punjab were following on to equal the score of 487 put up by the Khyber in the first innings and could only manage a lead of 5 runs. Aamer Yamin was their highest scorer, he scored 93 runs and took 1 wicket as well, Zahid Mahmood took 6 wickets in that match.
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to be around 18-22°C on the match day and the sky will be filled with some clouds on day 2 and 3, but there is nothing game threatening. The team winning the toss might choose to bat first.
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Pitch Report:
The pitch at Karachi is a neutral pitch, it will offer help to the spin bowlers during the second half of the match, the new ball bowlers will get more assistance due to overcast conditions. Middle-order batsmen and all-rounders will be very important from the fantasy perspective.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
60 % of the matches have been won while bowling first here in recent 5 matches.
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Probable XIs:
Southern Punjab: Zian Abbas, Imran Rafiq, Agha Salman, Umar Siddiq (C), Saif Badar, Mohammad Umair, Ali Usman, Aamer Yamin, Zahid Mahmood, Mohammad Ilyas, Zia-ul-haq
Bench: Mohammad Abbas, Shan Masood, Maqbool Ahmed, Hussain Talat.
Central Punjab : Ali Zaryab Asif, Ahmed Shehzad, Salman Butt, Usman Salahuddin, Mohammad Saad, Kamran Akmal (WK), Qasim Akram, Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Bilal Asif, Hasan Ali,Waqas Maqsood.
Bench: Salman Butt, Saad Nasim, Ali Shan, Ahmed Bashir
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Zahid Mahmood is a bowling all-rounder he took 6 wickets in the last match against the Khyber and also scored few runs, he has 2 half-centuries to his name in last five matches, also he took 7 wickets in a match against Balochistan recently.
Umar Siddiq is the captain of the Southern Punjab team, he has been scoring big scores recently, he could not do much in the match against the Khyber but he has 2 centuries (123 and 157)and one half-century in last 5 matches.
Hasan Ali is the Pakistani international test bowler, he didn’t have a good last game but has been amongst the wickets consistently recently. He took 10 wickets in a match against Balochistan and 7 wickets against Northern team. He has also performed with bat and has two half-centuries in recent five matches.
Saif Badar scored 89 runs in the first innings and another 15 in the second innings of the last match against Northern. He has been consistently scoring runs in the middle-order for Southern Punjab. His last five matches total scores are as follows, 77, 96, 85, 113 and 54.
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Umar Siddiq, Hasan Ali.
Vice-Captain – Zahid Mahmood, Azhar
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for CEP vs SOP Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Kamran Akmal
Batsmen – Ali Zaryab, Saif Badar, Imran Rafiq, Zain Abbas, Umar Siddiq
All-rounders – Agha Salman (VC), Aamer Yamin, Ahmed Safi Abdullah
Bowlers – Umer Khan, Hasan Ali (C), Zahid Mehmood
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for CEP vs SOP Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Kamran Akmal
Batsmen – Umar Siddiq, Saif Badar, Zain Abbas
All-rounders – Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Qasim Akram, Agha Salman, Aamer Yamin (VC)
Bowlers – Umer Khan, Hasan Ali, Zahid Mehmood (C)
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Expert Advice:
Since this is the longest format of the game. Hence try to form a balanced fantasy team that has a good mix of spinners and fast bowlers and also the technical batsmen. All-rounders and players that can contribute from fielding or in multiple disciplines will be important to get those extra fantasy points.
CEP vs SOP Quaid-e-Azam Trophy Match 10 Probable Winners:
Southern Punjab has a very strong bowling lineup backed by a very good batting lineup. They will be the favourites to win this match.