Hasan Ali leads Peshawar Zalmi’s rout of Lahore in PSL4
DUBAI (92 News) – Peshawar Zalmi beat Lahore Qalandars easily by chasing only 79-runs target in the 7th fixture of the 2019 edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2019 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Peshawar Zalmi win the 7th match against Lahore Qalandars by seven wickets. First two wickets fell early, however, opener Kamran Akamal bowled out at zero and Imamul haq secured only one run. While Umer Amin bagged 61-runs and remained not-out. However, Peshawar chased score easily.
Lahore rolled for just 78 by Peshawar Zalmi
Lahore Qalandars have been embarrassed by Peshawar Zalmi, all out for just 78 runs in 15.1 overs.
Fast bowler Hasan Ali’s fiery four-wicket haul complimented with top-notch bowling of Ibtisam Shiekh and Wahab Riaz wrapped up Lahore Qalandars on 78 runs in 15.1 overs.
Hasan Ali drew the first blood for Peshawar Zalmi after picking two wickets in an over against Lahore Qalandars – eliminating the possibility of a fiery start from Zaman and Akhtar – in tonight’s second fixture at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Hasan Ali’s bouncer and in-swingers were too hot to handle for the Qalandars’ opening stand as the bowler with his sheer pace and seam departed the four opening batsmen, including skipper AB de Villiers.
However, Peshawar Zalmi is playing to chase the 79 run target.
Earlier, Peshawar Zalmi have won the toss and decided to field first against Lahore Qalandars in the 7th match of the 2019 PSL on Sunday.
It is worth mentioning here that skipper Mohammad Hafeez will be rested and South African batsman AB de Villiers will lead the Qalandars.
Earlier, Lahore Qalandars stated that skipper Mohammad Hafeez will be rested; a day after the all-rounder was injured in a match against Karachi Kings.
Hafeez was taken to the hospital following the match for scans and x-rays. He has been advised to rest for a few days and a timeline for his recovery will be known after further discussions with experts.
On Saturday, the Qalandars’ bowling side near decimated their Karachi competition to secure an assertive victory by a 22-run margin in the fifth match of the series.
Lahore Qalandars: Fakhar Zaman, AB De Villiers, Mohammad Hafeez, Yasir Shah, Corey Anderson, Anton Devcich, Rahat Ali, Sandeep Lamichhane, Shaheen Afridi, Agha Salman, Sohail Akhtar, Hassan Khan, Haris Sohail, Mohammad Imran, Umair Masood/RWP, Brendon Taylor (S), Gauhar Ali, Aizaz Cheema, Haris Rauf, Hardus Viljoen, David Wiese, Saad Ali
Peshawar Zalmi: Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Kieron Pollard, Darren Sammy, Kamran Akmal, Misbah ul Haq, Liam Dawson, Dawid Malan, Umar Amin, Umaid Asif, Khalid Usman, Wayne Madsen, Sohaib Maqsood, Jamal Anwar, Sameen Gul, Nabi Gul, Andre Fletcher, Chris Jordan, Ibtesam Sheikh, Samiullah
Quetta beat Islamabad by six wickets in PSL’s sixth match
Earlier today, Quetta Gladiators beat Islamabad United by six wickets in the first fixture of Pakistan Super League (PSL) at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
All-rounder Shane Watson secured 81 runs as not-out and batsman Umer Akmal bagged 41 runs. Shane Watson helped Queatta’s to win in sixth match of the PSL against defending champion Islamabad United.
Earlier, Quetta Gladiators won the toss and elected to field first against Islamabad United as well as Islamabad United set 158-run target for Quetta Gladiators.