The winning journey os Multan Sultans is going on. After playing the nine group-round matches in the Pakistan Super League 2020, the team of Multan is holding the top position with the highest 14 points so far. Earlier today, the franchise team of Multan played the 9th round. Reportedly, Multan Sultans beat Peshawar Zalmi by 3 runs!
At the National Stadium, Karachi, the 27th match of the tournament took place. In the game, Multan Sultans beat Peshawar Zalmi by 3 runs! Peshawar Zalmi came to bowl by winning the toss. The team of Multan presented 154 runs milestone in front of Peshawar Zalmi. But the team of Peshawar could not chase the target successfully. Yes, they went close to the target. But finally faced the defeat only for three runs.
In the ongoing season of the Pakistan Super League, it is the 2nd head to head battle between Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi. For the first time, on 26th February, these two teams played against each other. Multan Sultans beat them by 6 wickets back then. Now, once again, the team of Peshawar faced the defeat against the team of Shan Masood.
Wahab Riaz is the current captain of the team Peshawar Zalmi. Under his leading, Peshawar Zalmi has finished their group stage in the season of PSL. They are holding the 3rd position with 9 points. It seems that they have the chance of moving into the playoff.
Multan Sultans came to bat first earlier today. Their openers added 32 runs jointly. Nazir returned scoring 14 runs only. But the other opener Zeeshan added 52 runs so far. The captain of the team Shan Masood added 28 runs. Khushdil Shah gave the finishing touch scoring 30 runs for the team. So, losing 6 wickets, Multan Sultans scored 154 runs in 20 overs.
Imam-ul-Haq scored the highest 56 runs for the team of Peshawar but could not bring the victory. Losing seven wickets, their innings ended scoring 151 runs so far.