One of the most awaited matches of Asia cup 2018 between India and Pakistan is on its fast track to be played and will be played on September 18th, 2018. Both the teams will be trying hard to knock out the companion team. The venue of this interesting match is the Dubai international stadium. Follow the fast track with Us and make your Dream team for DREAM 11 platform.
Asia Cup 2018 5th match:
Here this will be the 5th match of Asia cup 2018 between members of Group A i.e India vs Pakistan. For sure, it is going to be one of the interesting matches out of all matches in Asia cup 2018. In the scorecard, this will be the second match for both the teams as both the teams played their first match of the Asia cup with a partner team of group A i.e Hong Kong.
Pitch of Dubai international stadium was Favourable for the Fast bowlers due to green Grass but with the removal of grass from the pitch this year, the pitch will be flat wicket and it will be favorable for the Batsmen, with the effect of due factor, heat in the temperature as the temperature is above 40 degree celsius bare patches on the ground are suitable for the batting line. Spin in bowling would come in play after 15 overs.
Team India playing 11 (Probable):
Wicketkeeper: MS Dhoni
Batsmen: Rohit Sharma (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Ambati Raydu, Dinesh Kartik
Allrounder: Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jhadav
Bowler: Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar/Jasprit Bumrah
Team Pakistan playing 11 (Probable):
Wicketkeeper: Sarfraz Ahmed (C)
Batsmen: Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul- Haq, Babar Azam,
Allrounder: Shoaib Malik, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf
Bowler: Mohammad Amir, Usman Khan, Hasan Ali, Shoaib Khan.
Selection of players for DREAM 11 team (Fantasy picks):
Wicketkeeper: Among the wicketkeeper of both the teams MS Dhoni and Sarfraz Ahmed, MS Dhoni would be the best fantasy pic.
Batsmen: From team India, Rohit Sharma (C) and Shikhar Dhawan with no doubt both of them are ousting batsmen, on the other hand, both of the players from Pakistan team, Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman really performed well in the Previous match of Asia cup 2018 during face to face with Hong Kong Team. so in a Fantasy pick of batsmen, aforementioned four are the recommended.
Allrounder: Hardik Pandya, Shadab Khan, Kedar Jhadav,Shoaib Malik.
Bowler: Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Usman Khan, Hasan-Ali, Shadab Khan. As the Pitch is Favourable to Spinners, therefore, Kuldeep Yadav is one of the best Option for Fantasy pick, similarly for Yuzvendra Chahal, Usman Khan, Hasan-Ali and, Shadab Khan.
Captain and Vice-Captain:
In a fantasy pick, proper selection of captain and vice-captain should be made as the match result is based on the performance of Captain and vice-captain being selected in the team. Captain receive 2 times the points whereas vice-captain receives 1.5 times the points.
Suggestions for Captain and Vice-Captain are:-
- Rohit Sharma
- Kuldeep Yadav
- Shabad Khan
- Shoaib Malik