Best XI of PSL 2020 that can defeat Mumbai Indians IPL 2020 team

Best XI of PSL 2020 that can defeat Mumbai Indians IPL 2020 team

Can this best XI of PSL 2020 defeat the aggressive Mumbai Indians' title-winning team?

Babara Azam, Shadab Khan and Shaheen Afridi
Babara Azam, Shadab Khan and Shaheen Afridi. (Photo by Getty Images)

While the cricketing world was sent into a complete freezer as the world shook hands with the pandemic, there was every reason for fans to feel gutted about. However, the dark clouds are shying away at a steadier pace. Adding meaning to their smile, the cricket fanatics experienced the much-awaited 13th season of the Indian premier league after a hiatus of 5 long months of late.

Mumbai Indians ruled the roost as the Rohit Sharma-led outfit outsmarted all other heavyweights only to land on the podium at the end of the season. Much to the Mumbai supporters’ cheers, the star-studded side added the fifth trophy in their glorious cabinet.

As soon as the tournament came to the business end, another T20 extravaganza got into the groove as the Pakistan Super league playoffs hit the floors which were abruptly postponed owing to the pandemic earlier in the year. Eventually, Karachi Kings led by Imad Wasim bagged the champions tag at the end of the truncated cash-rich league.

On that note, this article attempts to paint a picture wherein the powerful PSL Dream Team 2020 lock horns against the ruthless Mumbai-based outfit. Let us analyze the players who can seamlessly fit into the elite squad on the back of their impeccable performance in the recently concluded cricketing contest.

Here’s the best PSL 2020 XI that can defeat Mumbai Indians title-winning team

1. Fakhar Zaman

Fakhar Zaman
Fakhar Zaman. (Photo Source: Twitter)

The premier Pakistani batsman Fakhar Zaman broke into the limelight for his extraordinary performance with the willow against India in the ICC Champions Trophy final back in 2017. He amassed a scintillating century playing the decisive role in taking the Men-in-green across the winning mark.

Subsequently, the 30-year-old opener became a known face in the Pakistan Super League. Having played for various teams, the lethal top-order decimator plied his trade for Lahore Qalandars in the 5th edition of the PSL. He features as a dashing opener in the dream team.

Out of the 12 outings, Zaman mustered 325 runs at a stunning strike-rate of 129. Laced up with 36 fours and 10 sixes, he scored at an average of 27. Hence, it will be exciting to witness Fakhar padding up strongly only to take on the lethal bowling unit of the five-time champions.