After a thrilling contest, Islamabad United defeated Lahore Qalandars
After a thrilling contest, Islamabad United defeated Lahore Qalandars! Islamabad United defeated Lahore Qalandars after a thrilling match in the seventh match of PSL Five. In the seventh match of the Pakistan Super League played in Lahore, Islamabad United captain Shadab Khan won the toss and decided to field first. Chris Lane and Fkhurzman started the innings on behalf of the Lahore Qalandars. Chris Lane was out after scoring 11 and Fakhzman returned to Pavilion for 33.
Lahore Qalandars captain Sohail Akhtar proved to be the only guest of the match, and wicketkeeper-batsman Dan Vilas also scored just 3 runs, but Mohammad Hafeez scored half-century with the bat, while Smith Patel scored 51 runs. Formed the team’s scoreboard by setting up a partnership but Patel made only 10 runs.
David Vieja scored 19 off 8 balls while Mohammed Hafeez was 98 not out, on which Qalandars gave United a target of 183 for victory. Mohammad Musa and Fahim Ashraf took one wicket each from Islamabad United and Shadab Khan also took two wickets.
Islamabad remains unbeaten on target, but Lahore has shown good bowling and out of Islamabad 9 players out. Islamabad United accomplished the objective of 183 runs only one ball before losing 9 wickets.
Mohammad Musa performance
Mohammad Musa performed best from Islamabad while Shadab Khan was declared Man of the Match. This is the eighth consecutive defeat in the Lahore Qalandars PSL, the Qalandars suffered six consecutive matches in the last PSL and now they have lost two more matches this season.