PAK vs NED Dream11 Prediction & Playing XI for ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023 – Match 2

On October 6, 2023, cricket enthusiasts can look forward to an exciting clash between Pakistan and the Netherlands in the second match of the ODI World Cup 2023, which will be held at the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad.

Pakistan’s recent performance in international cricket has been marked by disappointment, particularly with their underwhelming performances in the Asia Cup and their defeats in both World Cup warm-up matches against formidable opponents Australia and New Zealand. Despite having high expectations from their team, Pakistan’s struggles have raised concerns among fans and analysts alike.

On the other hand, the Netherlands, while not traditionally considered a cricketing powerhouse, should not be underestimated. They have the potential to be a formidable opponent and could pose challenges for Pakistan. In the world of cricket, underdogs have often emerged victorious, making every match an unpredictable and thrilling encounter.

Match Details for Pakistan vs. Netherlands, ICC World Cup 2023

Date: Friday, October 6, 2023

Time: 2:00 PM IST (Indian Standard Time)

Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad

Pitch Report for Pakistan vs. Netherlands, ICC World Cup 2023

The pitch at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad is expected to provide an intriguing contest between bat and ball during the upcoming clash between Pakistan and the Netherlands in the ICC World Cup 2023.

The surface is anticipated to favor batsmen, offering them a platform to showcase their skills. With a good balance between pace and bounce, batsmen will find ample opportunities to execute their shots and accumulate runs. The even bounce on this pitch should enable strokeplay and encourage aggressive batting.

While the batsmen may relish the conditions, fast bowlers will also have a chance to shine. The pitch’s assistance in terms of pace and bounce could assist bowlers in generating movement and creating difficulties for the batsmen. Precise and well-executed deliveries will be crucial for bowlers looking to make an impact.

Probable Playing XIs for Pakistan vs. Netherlands, ICC World Cup 2023:


  1. Fakhar Zaman
  2. Imam-ul-Haq
  3. Babar Azam (C)
  4. Mohammad Rizwan (WK)
  5. Abdullah Shafique
  6. Iftikhar Ahmed
  7. Shadab Khan
  8. Mohammad Nawaz
  9. Haris Rauf
  10. Shaheen Afridi
  11. Hasan Ali


  1. Vikramjeet Singh
  2. Max O’Dowd
  3. Wesley Barresi
  4. Colin Ackermann
  5. Scott Edwards (C & WK)
  6. Bas de Leede
  7. Roelof van der Merwe
  8. Logan van Beek
  9. Shariz Ahmad
  10. Ryan Klein
  11. Paul van Meekeren

Dream11 Fantasy Team for Pakistan vs. Netherlands, ICC World Cup 2023:


  • Mohammad Rizwan (c)


  • Babar Azam (vc)
  • Imam-ul-Haq
  • Fakhar Zaman
  • Abdullah Shafique


  • Bas de Leede
  • Shadab Khan


  • Shaheen Afridi
  • Haris Rauf
  • Logan van Beek
  • Roelof van der Merwe

Captain (c): Babar Azam

Vice-Captain (vc): Shaheen Afridi

This Dream11 Fantasy Team is a well-balanced combination of batsmen, all-rounders, and bowlers, considering the probable playing XIs and the pitch conditions. Please remember that the actual team composition may vary, so it’s advisable to check for any last-minute updates before finalizing your Dream11 team.

Shailesh Nagpal

Hi, I'm Shailesh Nagpal, and I'm a passionate gamer and esports enthusiast. As a writer, I love exploring the world of gaming, esports, and betting, and sharing my insights and opinions with fellow fans.