Zalmi trounce Islamabad United by 8 wickets
In the second eliminator match of the Pakistan Super League season six, Peshawar Zalmi have won the match against Islamabad United, qualifying for the last game, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.
Peshawar Zalmi will play the PSL 6 final against Multan Sultans on Thursday at 9pm (local time).
Earlier, Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and invited the United to bat first. The United scored 174 runs for the loss of nine wickets in 20 overs.
The Zalmi chased the target easily in the 17th over of the last innings. Hazratullah Zazai made 66 runs for the Zalmi, followed by Jonathan Wells (55) and Shoaib Malik (32) unbeatable.
Peshawar Zalmi had beaten Karachi Kings by five wickets in the Eliminator 1 on Monday.
Earlier, the PSL6 was postponed in March due to growing Covid-19 concerns in Pakistan. It was later rescheduled in United Arab Emirates which resumed on June 9.