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2022-02-10 11:11:00

Multan Sultans skipper Mohammad Rizwan gestures after hitting a half-century in opposition to Peshawar Zalmi at Nationwide Stadium, Karachi, on February 5, 2022. — PCB
  • This would be the second time Multan Sultans go in opposition to Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 7.
  • Within the first match at NSK, Sultans emerged victorious in opposition to Zalmi by 57 runs.
  • Match will take place underneath the lights of Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore at 7:30pm.

LAHORE: The Multan Sultans will likely be up in opposition to a struggling Peshawar Zalmi as they aim to continue their undefeated streak within the first match of the Lahore leg of the seventh version of the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL).

The conflict today (Thursday) would be the second time these sides will likely be up in opposition to one another within the ongoing PSL, with Sultans demolishing the Zalmi by 57 runs at Nationwide Stadium Karachi the primary time round.

The Mohammad Rizwan-led facet have overwhelmed all the opposite groups — Karachi Kings, Lahore Qalandars, Quetta Gladiators, Peshawar Zalmi, and Islamabad United — within the PSL 2022.

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Within the final fixture, defending champions Sultans handed a mammoth 223-run goal to former champions Peshawar Zalmi.

Sultans’ reached the large complete courtesy Mohammad Rizwan’s terrific 82 runs, Tim David’s sensational 18-ball fifty, which is the second-fastest half-century within the historical past of PSL, and three large sixes within the final over from Khushdil Shah.

Imran Tahir and Shahnawaz Dahani had been in a position to take three wickets, whereas Blessing Muzarabani and Abbas Afridi took a scalp every.

In the meantime, the Zalmi had been in a position to make simply 165 runs for the lack of eight wickets. Zalmi did not have a great starting to the mammoth 223 run-chase, as they misplaced opener Kamran Akmal with simply 24 runs on the board.

Opener Hazratullah Zazai performed a great knock of 41 runs, whereas all-rounder Ben Slicing scored 52 runs in a fiery inning, with different batters failing to rating huge.

Skipper Wahab Riaz went to the cleaners as he conceded 55 runs in 4 overs, England’s Saqib Mahmood conceded 37 in three overs.

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Salman Irshad, Usman Qadir, and Shoaib Malik took one wicket every, however they had been additionally smashed badly.

To date, 10 matches have been performed between the 2 sides with Sultans pocketing victories in seven matches and Zalmi rising victorious in three outings.

The match will take place underneath the lights of Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore at 7:30pm.

Potential enjoying XIs:

Multan Sultans: Shan Masood, Mohammad Rizwan (c)(wk), Sohaib Maqsood, Johnson Charles, Tim David, Khushdil Shah, Anwar Ali, Abbas Afridi, Imran Tahir, Blessing Muzarabani, Shahnawaz Dahani

Peshawar Zalmi XI: Kamran Akmal (wk), Hazratullah Zazai, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Sherfane Rutherford, Ben Slicing, Wahab Riaz (c), Saqib Mahmood, Mohammad Umar, Usman Qadir, Salman Irshad

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