PSL 2019 19th Match.
Islamabad United won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Multan Sultans: 172/5 (20 overs)
Peshawar Zalmi: 176/3 (19.3 overs)
MAN OF THE MATCH
Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and elected to field first.
PSL 4 is going to be in the full swing. Looking at the popularity and the caliber of the matches it seems that PSL 2019 is going to be a big hit. The Match19th of the PSL 2019 was played between Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi.
Here are the details of the match
Match Date: 28th Feb 2019
Match Day: Thursday
Match Time: 4:30 PM PST
Match Venue: The Dubai International Cricket Stadium
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While looking at the PSL 2019 Points Table we find that Peshawar Zalmi is at the 2nd place in the PSL 2019 according to the matches played till now. The situation is quite clear that now it has become extremely difficult for the Multan Sultan to make it to the Play-offs.
Right now Multan Sultans is at the bottom of the points table. MS has a total of 4 points (Net Run Rate -0.07) and 3 matches remaining. If they win all the 3 matches yet they would have 10 points which might not prove to be quite enough for them.
Out of the total 6 matches played till now, Peshawar Zalmi is at the top of the points table after having won 4 matches and lost 2.
Last Meeting of Peshawar Zalmi Vs Multan Sultans 24th Feb 2019 at Sharjah where Peshawar Zalmi defeated Multan Sultans by five wickets.
Multan Sultans Batting
Multan Sultan after being put into bat by Peshawar Zalmi took a solid start and at one point they seemed to be in a wonderful position when James Vince and Johnson Charles were batting. Both have put in a wonderful partnership for Multan Sultans. Vince scored 41 Runs of just 38 balls while Charles scores 57 runs off just 31 balls.
With this partnership, Multan Sultans came to a solid position and it seemed that they are going to put an amazing total of near 200 Runs as they are having a solid batting lineup with Shoaib Malik, Shahid Afridi and Danial Christian were yet to bat.
But the expectations didn’t come true for Sultans as both Christian and Afridi failed to add much to the scores of Multan Sultans. Malik played well and took the 172 Runs.
Hassan Ali, Umaid Asif, and Liam Dawson took 1 wicket each.
Peshawar Zalmi Batting
When you are chasing a total of 171 runs it’s not going to be an easy chase as the bowing side of Multan Sultans is quite good and it seemed to be a wonderful encounter but the Zalmi batsmen put in a wonderful display of Cricket.
Imam Ul Haq opened the innings with Andre Fletcher and both played glorious shots all around the ground. Imam scored 39 runs off 34 balls and Fletcher scored 24 off just 14 balls. Kamran Akmal Once again flopped in this match and got out with scoring a single run. It was now felt that the Multan Sultans will now put pressure and go on to win the match.
But outstanding innings from Umer Amin and Kerion Pollard lead Peshawar Zalmi to the Victory against Multan Sultans.
Umar Amin scored 54 runs off just 37 balls and Pollard scored 52 runs off just 27 balls.
Just have a look at the PSL Schedule so that you won’t be able to miss a single match of PsL 2019. Let’s have a look the team standing.