In the first eliminator match of Pakistan Super League 7, Peshawar Zalmi has given a target of 170 runs to Islamabad United to win. The winning team will face Lahore Qalandars to reach the final tomorrow. In the match being played at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Peshawar Zalmi decided to bat after winning the toss and scored 169 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs.
Peshawar Zalmi has given a target of 170 runs to Islamabad United to win
For Peshawar Zalmi, Kamran Akmal played aggressive innings of 58 off 39 balls with the help of 7 fours and 2 sixes. Veteran batsman Shoaib Malik batted responsibly and scored 55 off 43 balls. Fours and two sixes were included, Hussain Talat 28 and Mohammad Haris 12 runs were out. For Islamabad United, Hassan Ali gave away 30 runs and dismissed 3 players. Faheem Ashraf and Shadab Khan also took one wicket each. The winner of today’s match will face Lahore Qalandars in the second eliminator tomorrow. The winning team in the second eliminator will face Multan Sultans in the final.