KPA vs BAL Match Prediction & Betting Tips - Apr 01, 2022
Tournament: Pakistan Cup 2022
Date: April 01, 2022
Format: One day
Venue: Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan, Pakistan
KPA vs BAL Team Previews
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Baluchistan will meet in the finals of Pakistan Cup 2022 on April 01, 2022. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa team cruised into the finals of the tournament with a thrilling victory over Central Punjab in the semi-finals by 6 wickets. For the KP team, Kamran Ghulam played a terrific inning under pressure to win the match for his team. The team is in excellent shape and would be dreaming about lifting the trophy tomorrow. Kamran Ghulam is a match-winner for the team. He can bat well for longer innings. This makes him all the more special. He has scored 461 runs in the tournament with three hundreds and a couple of fifties. He has been scoring runs at an average of 41.9. He has also picked five wickets in the competition. Another significant member of the team is Adil Amin. He has scored 453 runs at an average of 45.3 and has taken a couple of wickets.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Playing 11
Ashfaq Ahmed, Muhammad Mohsin Khan, Kamran Ghulam, Adil Amin, Mohammad Sarwar, Sajid Khan, Khalid Usman, Imran Khan, Rehan Afridi, Arshad Iqbal, Muhammad Imran.
On the other hand, Baluchistan put up a terrific performance against the Sindh team in their 2nd semi-final to storm into the finals with a 13-run victory. Haseebullah contributed with a hundred and the bowlers bowled well collectively to win the match for the team. Both these sides are formidable and you can expect a great contest between the sides. Haseebullah is the second leading run-scorer in the tournament with 3 hundreds under his belt with a half-century to boot. Another good contributor to the team is Asad Shafiq who is aware of the ways to pace his innings and his experience with the bat will be a big plus point for the team. He has also amassed 489 runs at 97.8 average and also has taken 5 wickets.
Balochistan Playing 11
Imran Butt, Haseebullah Khan, Abdul Bangalzai, Asad Shafiq, Ayaz Tasawwar, Bismillah Khan, Amad Butt, Kashif Bhatti, Yasir Shah, Khurram Shehzad, Akif Javed.
KPA vs BAL Toss Prediction
The pitch on offer at Gaddafi Stadium is a batting-friendly one. It might help the seamers later in the match. So, the team winning the toss is likely to bat first and set up a good total on the board. The teams batting second do not have a very good record at this venue. They have a winning record of around 20% which is pathetic.
Read our guide on toss predictions to learn how we analyze and come up with our tips.
Pitch and Conditions
The wicket on offer at the venue is a truly competitive surface. It is unlikely to lose its true nature at any time in the match. Both batsmen and the bowlers are going to get an equal amount of purchase from the track. However, predominantly the surface will aid the batsmen. Pacers can get help in the latter half of the match while the spinners will be critical in the middle overs. The average first innings total on the wicket is 262 runs.
KPA vs BAL Dream11 Prediction
• K. Ghulam(c)
• A. Ahmed
• M. Ibrahim
• S. Gul
• A. Javed
• Y. Shah
• A. Amin(vc)
• K. Usman
• M. Sarwar
• K. Bhatti
KPA vs BAL Playing 11
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KPA vs BAL Betting Tips
Although both teams have performed well in the competition, Baluchistan is more likely to win this match and lift the trophy.
Bonus Cricket Bets
This is a more realistic bet because Baluchistan batsmen are in good form. This might come in handy on the batting-friendly surface.