Islamabad United easily defeated Peshawar Zalmi at National Bank Cricket Arena in Karachi to make a significant leap in the points table of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 8.
Their 6-wicket win takes them second on the table behind Multan Sultans.
PSL 8 table after United beat Zalmi:
|1. Multan Sultans||5||4||1||0||8||1.722|
|2. Islamabad United||3||2||1||0||4||0.284|
|3. Lahore Qalandars||3||2||1||0||4||-0.050|
|4. Peshawar Zalmi||4||2||2||0||4||-1.137|
|5. Karachi Kings||5||1||4||0||2||0.364|
|6. Quetta Gladiators||4||1||3||0||2||-1.635|
- M: The number of matches played.
- W: The number of matches won.
- L: The number of matches lost.
- T: The number of matches tied.
- N/R: The number of matches abandoned.
- PT: Number of points awarded.
- NRR: Net Run Rate
- Points are awarded to teams based on their results in the league’s matches. In the group stage of the PSL, teams are awarded two points for a win and one point for a no-result or tie
PSL 8 will continue tonight with United once again in action against Quetta Gladiators.