Misbah’s fifty helps Zalmi clinch playoffs berth
Misbah-ul-Haq and Darren Sammy starred for their side as they pulled off a tricky run chase to power their side to the play-offs of the Pakistan Super League 2019.
Misbah struck a fighting 55-ball 59 not out while Sammy notched a 36-ball 46 as the pair lifted Peshawar from a precarious 20-5 to help chase down a modest 125-run target in 19.5 overs.
Lahore Qalandars: Fakhar Zaman, Anton Devcich, Haris Sohail, Ryan ten Doeschate, Sohail Akhtar, David Wiese, Umair Masood, Rahat Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sandeep Lamichhane, Haris Rauf
Peshawar Zalmi: Kamran Akmal, Imam ul Haq, Misbah ul Haq, Umar Amin, Liam Dawson, Kieron Pollard, Darren Sammy, Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Tymal Mills, Sameen Gul
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Series: Pakistan Super League 2018/19
Toss: Peshawar Zalmi , elected to field first
Player Of The Match: Misbah-ul-Haq
Match days: 5 March 2019
Umpires: Asif Yaqoob, Ahsan Raza
TV Umpires: Ranmore Martinesz
Reserve Umpire: Faisal Afridi
Match Referee: Mohammed Anees
Points: Peshawar Zalmi 2, Lahore Qalandars 0