Islamabad United defeated Multan Sultans by 4 wickets within the remaining match of the group levels. Each the groups will face one another within the qualifier in two day’s time as they completed as the highest two within the PSL points table.
Multan have been off to a flyer as their openers focused the Islamabad bowling unit. Openers, Shan Masood and Mohammad Rizwan posted 93 for the primary wicket, with Masood scoring an excellent half-century. Multan’s middle-order was unable to deal with the spin assault of United and suffered a batting collapse. After a strong begin, Multan have been bundled out for 149.
Islamabad by no means appeared unsure throughout the run chase, taking up the Multan bowlers and sending them everywhere in the park. Regardless of a comeback by the Multan bowlers, the batsmen have been in complete management of the scenario and took the workforce over the road with 2 balls to spare.
Mohammad Waseem Jnr. was named as participant of the match for his magnificent spell, choosing up 4 wickets for 31 runs in his 4 overs.
Islamabad United and Multan Sultans will play within the remaining group match of PSL 6, with each the groups assured prime two spots within the PSL points table. Each United and Sultans are the in-form groups of the event, successful their earlier 4 matches. They’re more likely to face one another within the Qualifier of the play-offs as nicely and will probably be seeking to acquire the momentum heading into the play-offs.
United have been the primary workforce to qualify for the play-offs, having registered seven wins out of their 9 matches and they are going to be seeking to lengthen their run on this match. Islamabad will probably be seeking to take a look at their bench energy and provides a lot wanted relaxation to a few of their star gamers.
Multan are in an analogous place as Islamabad and they’re at present sitting on the second spot on the leaderboard and have booked their place within the play-offs. They too are more likely to make a lot of modifications to check their bench energy and provides some relaxation to the likes of Imran Tahir and Rilee Rossouw.
The match will start at 11 pm Pakistan Commonplace Time as each the groups tackle one another. The match will probably be live-streamed right here.
|Date||Saturday, 19 June 2021|
|Time||11:00 pm PST|
|Venue||Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi|
|Stay Stream||LINK 1, LINK 2|
United and Sultans have encountered one another 7 occasions in PSL historical past. Islamabad have received 4 and misplaced 3. Multan will probably be seeking to equal the face to face file in tonight’s encounter.
Usman Khawaja (c), Brandon King, Umar Amin, Hussain Talat, Iftikhar Ahmed, Asif Ali, Rohail Nazir (wk), Mohammad Waseem Jnr., Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Musa Khan, Fawad Ahmed
Mohammad Rizwan (c) (wk), Shan Masood, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Johnson Charles, Sohaib Maqsood, Khushdil Shah, Shahnawaz Dahani, Imran Khan Snr, Blessing Muzarabani, Usman Qadir, Sohail Tanvir
Usman Khawaja led the aspect for the primary time within the earlier match and scored a scintillating century to assist Islamabad to the best rating in PSL historical past. Islamabad will probably be hoping that he continues from the place he left off and put the in-form Multan’s bowlers below strain.
Sohaib Maqsood has been in chic type and is knocking on the doorways of the nationwide T20 aspect. He has scored closely at a fantastic strike-rate and has been one of many foremost causes for Multan’s distinctive run. Sultans will probably be hoping their skilled batsman continues his type towards the desk toppers.
Take a look at the updated PSL points table right here.