Lahore Qalandars beat Quetta Gladiators by eight wickets throughout match 20 of the Pakistan Tremendous League’s (PSL) seventh version at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium on Sunday.
Shaheen’s determination to bowl first bore fruit because the Qalandars dismissed the Gladiators for a small 141-run whole, whereas they simply chased the goal and scored 143 for the lack of two wickets in 17.4 overs.
Fakhar Zaman and Kamran Ghulam’s half-centuries, whereas Shaheen Shah Afridi’s two wickets within the opening overs helped the Gladiators safe their Sunday win.
Qalandars by no means appeared in hassle whereas chasing the small whole as their openers Fakhar and Abdullah Shafique offered them a 41-run stand.
Fakhar continued his sensible type by scoring a very good fifty in 42 balls with the assistance of six fours. Whereas Kamran remained not-out in 55 runs inning off 39 balls.
Noor Ahmed and Ghulam Mudassar picked one wicket every, however Quetta bowlers had no plans to cease Qalandars from chasing the goal.
Whereas bowling first, Shaheen struck twice for Lahore within the opening over as he set the tone after dismissing harmful Jason Roy on the second ball and James Vince on the following ball courtesy of a superb swinging supply.
Gladiators’ skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed additionally departed for eight runs and half of the staff’s batting line-up was despatched again to the pavilion with the rating of simply 54 runs.
Though Iftikhar Ahmed performed a very good 52-run knock and solid small partnerships, he was additionally dismissed on the final ball of the seventeenth over by Haris Rauf.
Different batters contributed with small scores, with Umar Akmal scoring 25, Hassan Khan 17, and Noor Ahmed 13 to take Quetta to a complete 141-run whole.
By way of bowling for Lahore, Shaheen took two wickets for 27 runs in 4 overs, David Wiese additionally picked two in a cheap spell, Haris Rauf picked one and Rashid Khan was once more distinctive with tight strains gifting away simply 13 runs and taking one scalp.
Lahore Qalandars skipper Shaheen Shah Afridi gained the toss and elected to area first towards Quetta Gladiators.