PSL 6, Match 10 – Zalmi crush United by 6 wickets


KARACHI – Peshawar Zalmi defeated Islamabad United by six wickets in the tenth match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) sixth edition at Karachi’s National Stadium on Saturday.

Zalmi achieved the target of 119 runs in 17.1 overs at the loss of four wickets. Tom Kohler made 46 runs, helping team to easily meet the target. However, opener Imamul Haq went for duck. Kamran Akmal scored only 3 runs before he was sent to pavilion by Muhammad Waseem.

Earlier, Zalmi had won the toss and decided to bowl first.

United’s Alex Hales was the only player from United to make handsome score, 41. The other players could not sustain the fiery bowling by rivals as all team was booked at 118.

In fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) last year, United finished at the bottom of the points table but in ongoing seas they have took a blazing start. They defeated Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings in two matches they have played so far.

Peshawar Zalmi have won two games of their first three matches of the PSL6.


Peshawar Zalmi: Haider Ali, Kamran Akmal, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz, David Miller, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravi Bopara, Sherfane Rutherford, Amad Butt, Umaid Asif, Saqib Mahmood, Imam-ul-Haq, Muhammad Imran, Mohammad Irfan, Ibrar Ahmed, Mohammad Amir Khan

Islamabad United: Alex Hales, Asif Ali, Fawad Ahmed, Faheem Ashraf, Hussain Talat, Musa Khan, Shadab Khan, Zafar Gohar, Hassan Ali, Paul Stirling, Lewis Gregory, Phil Salt, Rohail Nazir, Ali Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Ahmed Saifi Abdullah, Zeeshan Zameer

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