A watchable feast comes ahead for Pakistan Cricket League 2023 Fans, as the event’s toppers, Lahore Qalandars and Multan Sultans, are ready to lock horns in the 1st Qualifiers on 15th March at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.
With seven victories of ten games so far, the defending champions Lahore have applied every possible tactic from the cricket books to maintain their highest probability of restoring the title.
In contrast, Multan Sultans didn’t take too long to retaliate back strongly and win their last two games to advance to the second and nearest position to claim to be the strong candidates for the trophy.
There is no second opinion that the upcoming clash would provide cricket lovers with some memorable cricket moments since both sides acquire star-studded squads, and they better know that one victory would push them into the Finals.
Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars 1st Qualifier T20 Time, Date & Venue
Match: 1st Qualifier
Event: Pakistan Super League 2023
Teams: Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars
Time: 7:30 Local – 07:00 PST
Date: 15th March 2023
Venue: Gaddafi International Cricket Stadium
LQ vs MS 1st Qualifier Live Streaming
Worldwide PSL Followers can utilize several sources to watch Multan Sultans vs. Lahore Qalandars 1st Qualifier Live. Meanwhile, the match will be available Live on several sources, including Sports Channels, Live Streaming Portals, and Over-the-Internet Services.
In the spotlight, A-Sports is the Official Telecasting Channel of the Pakistan Super League in Pakistan. After saying this, the Live Broadcast of this game will also be offered by Ten Sports, Geo Sports, and PTV Sports.
Cricket fans from India can use Live Streaming Services to watch MS vs. LL Live on their Internet-based gadgets. For this purpose, Disney + Hotstar, Sony Max HD, and Willow TV are reliable mediums.
Apart from Live TV Broadcast, you can also enjoy Multan Sultans vs. Lahore Qalandars 1st Qualifiers Live Streaming through the Internet. And, of course, it is the best option for all PSL International Fans.
Technically, A-Sports, Daraz App, Ten Sports, and Tamasha App Live Stream MS vs. LQ Live Streaming in Pakistan for free. However, approaching those services from outside Pakistani territory will cost.
Willow TV, Kayo Sports, and ESPN will provide Multan Sultans vs. Lahore Qalandars Live Streaming in the United States, Australia, and West Indies, respectively, while Rabbithole and SLRC are official live streamers of this match in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
Lahore Qalandars vs Multan Sultans 1st Qualifier T20 Match Preview
Lahore Qalandars is ready to face off against Multan Sultans in the First Qualifiers of the Pakistan Super League. Of course, it is a crucial match, as the winning side will directly qualify for the Finals of this tournament.
Lahore Qalandars are coming off after defeating Karachi Kings in the 30th group stage match by a massive margin of 86 runs. They are the event toppers with seven victories out of ten. Undoubtedly, their morales are high, and their prime athletes are delivering more than expected from them.
Meanwhile, Multan Sultans are having a great time with bat and ball, as their most recent victory registered against Quetta Gladiators in a high-scoring match. They are currently second in PSL 2023 Rankings with 12 points. Of course, the Sultans squad won’t mind outshining Qalandars, the team they lost against the most.
Perhaps, the Matchday will be full of surprises as both sides have displayed commendable cricket so far, and similar would expect in the upcoming game. It is worth mentioning that the engaging sides haven’t announced their playing squads until now.
MS vs LQ Today Match Prediction
Multan Sultans are the overwhelming Hot Favorites against Lahore Qalandars since they are unbeatable in the last two games. Furthermore, the Sultans have a comparably strong batting unit, an edge for playing in Lahore.
If we talk about the Strengths of Multan Sultans, they mainly rely on their batting unit, which comprises batters like Shan Masood, Mohammad Rizwan, Rilee Rossouw, and David Warner. Meanwhile, their bowling department has experienced guys, including Sameen, Ihsanullah, and Gul.
In comparison, the Lahore Qalandar’s bowling unit is the backbone of their entire build-up since it stands on bowlers like Shaheen Shah Afridi, Rashid Khan, Haris Rauf, and Jalat Khan. During all previous games, Lahore’s bowling strength remained evident, and they won’t shy to keep it on display against Multan.
Lahore Stadium Pitch Conditions
It is not the first time Multan Sultans and Lahore Qalandars are playing in Lahore since they have already played several matches on this surface and are well aware of playing conditions and pitch behavior.
Technically, the playing conditions @ Lahore are suitable for batting sides, whose examples are evidentiary in all previous games. In the last match, Qalandars smashed 196 runs here, while a few days back, Sultans locked a target of 253 runs on this pitch against Quetta.
Hence, cricket fans can expect a high-scoring match on Wednesday evening. According to most experts, any target on this surface within the vicinity of 180 would be good enough to claim victory by the side bat first.
Multan vs Lahore PSL T20 Team Squad
Lahore Qalandars: Shaheen Shah Afridi, Abduallah Shafique, Ahmed Daniyal, Harry Brook, Jordan Cox, Liam Dawson, Dilbar Hussain, Fakhar Zaman,Haris Rauf, Shai Hope, Hussain Talat, Jalat Khan, Kamran Ghulam, Mirza Baig, Rashid Khan, Shawaiz Irfan, Sikandar Raza, David Wiese, and Zaman Khan
Multan Sultans: Shan Masood, Mohammad Rizwan(w/c), Rilee Rossouw, David Miller, Kieron Pollard, Khushdil Shah, Carlos Brathwaite, Usama Mir, Abbas Afridi, Sameen, and Gul, Ihsanullah