Peshawar Zalmi set target of 149 runs for Quetta to become champions
LAHORE – Peshawar Zalmi set a target of 149 runs for Quetta Gladiators in the final encounter of Pakistan Super League season 2 here at Gaddafi stadium Lahore.
Quetta Gladiators skipper Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and decided to bowl first against the Peshawar Zalmi here on Sunday amid high-level security arrangements in the provincial capital.
Zalmi started their innings with master strokes keeping the strike rate around 10 per over but as soon as Quetta Gladiators gained momentum, the strike rate of Zalmi’s plummeted.
Kamran Akmal in his quintessential style entertained crowd besides keeping the score card soaring high before getting out on 40 runs.
Zalmi’s other notable batsmen include Darren Sammy (28), Samuels (19) and Malan (17) who made it possible to manage a total of 148 runs for the loss of 6 wickets.