Lahore Qalandars chased down a challenging total of 187 and won by 6 wickets against Karachi Kings, in the 11th match of the Pakistan Super League’s 6th season at the National Stadium in Karachi.
The Kings’ Sharjeel Khan (64 runs in 39 balls) and Mohammad Nabi (57 runs in 35 balls) were able to steer the side to the sizeable total, after an early set back as the side lost three wickets inside of five overs.
The Qalandars’ Shaheen Shah Afridi — who ended up being awarded ‘Player of the Match’ — took an impressive 3 wickets for 27 runs.
When it was time for them to bat the side were equally brilliant, persistent and steady in their chase, and managed to hold on to six wickets in the process.
Opener Fakhar Zaman with his knock of 83 runs in 54 balls provided the impetus needed for the team to follow through after his departure at 17.2 overs, and hit the target.
His efforts were aided by Dunk (57 runs in 43 balls) and Wiese (31 runs in 9 balls).