The Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) 6 got here to an finish with an exhilarating last between Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi. This was Zalmi’s fourth last in six seasons, probably the most by any group, whereas Sultans have been collaborating of their first-ever last.
Multan Sultans are the New PSL Champions
Multan made an incredible comeback within the Abu Dhabi leg and gained their maiden PSL title by defeating Zalmi by 47 runs. Multan’s batting line-up was on tune within the last, with the middle-order batsmen, Sohaib Maqsood and Rilee Rossouw, scoring blistering half-centuries.
Sultans posted an enormous complete of 206/4, the very best rating in PSL last historical past. The daunting complete was an excessive amount of for Zalmi as they may solely handle 159/9 on the finish of their 20 overs.
Let’s take a look on the PSL 6 last in photos:
Peshawar Zalmi gained the toss and invited Multan Sultans to bat first.
The attractive PSL 6 trophy on show on the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium.
Shan Masood and Mohammad Rizwan put up a strong opening partnership of 68 within the first 8 overs, establishing the right platform for his or her explosive middle-order.
Zalmi made a comeback, taking the wickets of Multan openers in fast succession.
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Sohaib Maqsood and Rilee Rossouw performed scintillating knocks to take the overall previous 200.
Regardless of a robust begin from Kamran Akmal, Peshawar misplaced wickets at common intervals, taking the goal out of their attain.
Veteran all-rounder, Shoaib Malik, staged an unlikely comeback for Zalmi.
Nonetheless, it was just a little too late as Multan’s bowling unit tightened the screws.
Imran Tahir picked up three wickets within the seventeenth over to swing it again in Multan’s favor.
Multan Sultans lifted their first-ever PSL trophy.
Captain Mohammad Rizwan was influential in Multan’s maiden PSL title.
Photos by way of PCB