Punjab Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants Today IPL Match Prediction Preview:
Punjab Kings and Lucknow Super Giants will play in the 42nd match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) Stadium in Pune. Both sides are coming into the contest with victories in their previous matches, therefore this will be an exciting encounter to witness. Let us dive into the PBKS vs LSG Match Prediction, PBKS vs LSG Pitch Report, and more details below.
PBKS has lost four of their eight games so far this season. They need to win more games to progress in the standings to ensure a comfortable position. The impressive win against the defending champions CSK will undoubtedly strengthen their confidence in winning this match. LSG, on the other hand, will be stepping in with a much-needed win against the five-time champions MI. With 5 victories out of eight games played thus far, Lucknow has secured a comfortable position in the points table. However, they ought to be optimistic in order to go to the playoffs and earn their debut season victory.
MATCH DETAILS – 42 of 70 @ 7:30 PM IST, Punjab Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants
Venue – Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune
Where to watch PBKS vs LSG Cricket Match live:
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New Players Availability:
The teams will play to their full potential.
For LSG Mohsin Khan is likely to continue serving in replace of Injured Avesh Khan.
PBKS vs LSG PITCH REPORT:
The venue’s pitch initially benefits batsmen, however as the game progresses, this even favors bowlers. The batsmen would struggle to get going eventually as they experience swing on the surface. The skipper who wins the toss will certainly bowl first since the chasing side would have an edge.
PBKS vs LSG CRICKET MATCH PREDICTION:
PROBABLE PLAYING XI:
PUNJAB KINGS PROBABLE PLAYING XI:
Mayank Agarwal (c), Jitesh Sharma (wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Liam Livingstone, Jonny Bairstow, Kagiso Rabada, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Rishi Dhawan, Sandeep Sharma, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh
LUCKNOW SUPER GIANTS PROBABLE PLAYING XI:
KL Rahul (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Deepak Hooda, Manish Pandey, Ayush Badoni, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya, Jason Holder, Ravi Bishnoi, Dushmantha Chameera, Mohsin Khan /Avesh Khan
PBKS vs LSG Power Play scores:
If the starters enjoy the benefits of the pitching conditions and continue to maintain the momentum in the powerplay, they should be able to score a decent total of 40-50 runs inside the restrictions. This score could offer the team an advantage in their desire for a big total.
PBKS vs LSG Death Overs:
Shikhar Dhawan, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, and Kagiso Rabada could be important contributors for PBKS from the batting and bowling areas to take advantage of the conditions and shift the dynamic of the game. KL Rahul, Krunal Pandya, and Jason Holder are favorites on the LSG team. Whereas, skipper Rahul has been exceptional in the recent games with a spectacular undefeated 103-run knock versus MI. Both teams are expected to score around 40-50 runs in the death overs.
PBKS vs LSG Overall scores:
Since the pitch at this venue is low-scoring, batsmen should be cautious to move the blade in the best possible way. If the powerplay assists the opening batters, the middle order hitters and finishers could be able to maintain the tempo and go for a big total. It is expected to score around the 160 – 180 run mark.
Who Win Today Match IPL MATCH IPL BETWEEN PBKS vs LSG?
The inconsistency of their hitting seems to be something they’d really want to address, otherwise, they have a slew of destructive batters. Punjab’s bowling looked a little underdone in previous appearances, but Sandeep Sharma and Rishi Dhawan supplied good balance in the last encounter. Lucknow, on the other hand, is a team that must be handled with attention. For being a fresh series, they have successfully established the ideal mix and competitive formula, yet, there have recently been shortcomings in its execution in the game plan. LSG are the favourites to win the match.
BATTERS AND ALLROUNDERS BATTING PERFORMANCE:
|PLAYER||BATTING AVG||STRIKE RATE||Projected Runs|
|Quinton de Kock||28.13||133.13||30|
BOWLERS AND ALLROUNDERS BOWLING PERFORMANCE:
|PLAYER||WICKETS||BOWLING AVG||Projected Wickets|
PBKS vs LSG Match Prediction Today:
Both sides appear to be in good shape at the moment, and they are coming off a victory in their previous encounter. As these two sides meet face to face, this will be an exciting fight. Both have accomplished opening batsmen who are in good form. However, LSG would have an edge to defeat PBKS in the matchup.
**Disclaimer: Please note that the cricket match predictions are based on our analysis and they do not promise fixed results**