In a extremely anticipated match of the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) 2023, Peshawar Zalmi took on Quetta Gladiators on the Pindi Membership Floor in Rawalpindi on Wednesday (March 8).
Opting to bat first, Peshawar obtained off to a flying begin with their openers Babar Azam and Saim Ayub smashing the Quetta bowlers throughout the park. Babar performed an impressive knock of 115 off simply 65 deliveries, whereas Saim performed a superb supporting position with a quickfire 74 off simply 34 balls. The Quetta bowlers tried their finest to comprise the Peshawar batters, however they had been unable to cease them from posting an enormous whole of 240-2 of their 20 overs. Dwaine Pretorius was the choose of the bowlers for Quetta Gladiators, selecting up one wicket for 40 runs in his 4 overs.
Chasing a mammoth whole of 241, Quetta additionally began nicely as Jason Roy got here out all weapons blazing and performed an unbelievable knock of 145 off simply 63 deliveries. His innings included 20 fours and 5 sixes, and he turned the best particular person scorer within the historical past of the PSL. Mohammad Hafeez performed an important knock of 41 off simply 18 balls, which helped Quetta chase down the target with ten balls to spare. Mujeeb ur Rehman and Wahab Riaz picked up a wicket every for Peshawar, however they had been unable to cease the Quetta batters from doing a document run chase.
Other than the high-scoring recreation and distinctive batting performances from each groups, Wahab’s dismissal of Martin Guptill additionally entertained the followers. On the fifth ball of the third over, Wahab produced a shorter supply to Gupill, which the latter tried to tug however ended up hitting straight within the air, and the left-arm pacer made no mistake in amassing the white leather-based as he claimed a caught and bowled.
After dismissing Guptill, Wahab went nearer to him and kissed the left aspect of the opener’s helmet, which quickly went viral on social media.
Right here’s the video:
“I obtained this”, mentioned @WahabViki #SabSitarayHumaray l #HBLPSL8 l #PZvQG pic.twitter.com/K0WIMaklHT
— PakistanSuperLeague (@thePSLt20) March 8, 2023