Defending champions Islamabad United will face Lahore Qalandars in the opening game of Pakistan Super League 2019.
Lahore Qalandars picked many new faces i-e AB de Villiers, Hardus Viljoen, Brathwaite and Hasan Khan. While Islamabad United will come up many same faces apart from their leadership. This year Mohammad Sami will lead the side.
Thursday, February 14
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
Islamabad United Probables Playing XI:
Sahibzada Farhan, Luke Ronchi (wk), Ian Bell, Cameron Delport, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Samit Patel, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Rumman Raees and Mohammad Sami (c)
Lahore Qalandars Probables Playing XI:
Mohammad Hafeez (c), Fakhar Zaman, AB de Villiers, Brendan Taylor (wk), Haris Sohail, Carlos Brathwaite, Haris Rauf, Hasan Khan, Yasir Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Hardus Viljoen.