PSL 2019 10th Match.
Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United
Islamabad Un won by 12 runsIslamabad United: 158/9 (20 overs) Peshawar Zalmi: 146/10 (19.4 overs)
The 11th match of HBL PSL 2019 was played between Peshawar Zalmi and Islamabad United at 9:00 PM. Match Venue Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and elected to field first. The decision could have been a wrong one since Islamabad United scored a competitive total of 158 runs setting up a target of 159 runs in the allotted 20 overs. Three brilliant knocks by Ian Bell for his 54 runs for 46 ball and the slight contribution of Luke Ronchi and Cameron Delport lead Islamabad United to a score of 158 runs setting up a fighting total.
The Response from the Peshawar Zalmi was not quite good as it was expected and wickets kept on falling for them in quick succession till Kieron Pollard arrived. Pollard showed some ruthless display of cricket showing no mercy to the bowlers of Islamabad united. Pollard hit three 4s and five 6s but the total 51 for just 22 balls. The smashing 50 of Kieron Pollard couldn’t even save the Zalmi from defeat and all team got out for just 146 runs felling 12 short of a victory.
Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United scorecard