Peshawar Zalmi beat Quetta Gladiators to become PSL 2017 champion


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Peshawar Zalmi Team

Hasan Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imran Khan (1), CJ Jordan, Junaid Khan, Kamran Akmal†, Khushdil Shah, DJ Malan,Mohammad Asghar, Mohammad Hafeez, EJG Morgan, DJG Sammy*, MN Samuels, Shahid Afridi, Shakib Al Hasan,Sohaib Maqsood, Tamim Iqbal, Wahab Riaz

Quetta Gladiators Team

Ahmed Shehzad, Anamul Haque, Anwar Ali, Bismillah Khan, E Chigumbura, RR Emrit, SM Ervine, Hasan Khan,Mahmudullah, Mir Hamza, Mohammad Nawaz (3), NLTC Perera, Saad Nasim, Sarfraz Ahmed*†, Umar Amin, Umar Gul, MN van Wyk, Zulfiqar Babar


Peshawar Zalmi won by 58 runs


Peshawar Zalmi 148/6 (20/20 ov)

Quetta Gladiators 90 (16.3/20 ov)


  Quetta Gladiators innings (target: 149 runs from 20 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
MN van Wyk run out (Hasan Ali) 1 7 0 0 14.28
Ahmed Shehzad c Khushdil Shah b Hasan Ali 1 5 0 0 20.00
Anamul Haque c Jordan b Mohammad Asghar 3 9 0 0 33.33
Sarfraz Ahmed* st †Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Hafeez 22 11 5 0 200.00
SM Ervine b Mohammad Asghar 24 19 2 0 126.31
Saad Nasim c Iftikhar Ahmed b Wahab Riaz 4 6 0 0 66.66
Anwar Ali c Iftikhar Ahmed b Jordan 20 24 2 0 83.33
Mohammad Nawaz (3) st †Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Asghar 0 1 0 0 0.00
RR Emrit not out 6 9 0 0 66.66
Hasan Khan c Sammy b Wahab Riaz 4 6 0 0 66.66
Zulfiqar Babar b Hasan Ali 1 2 0 0 50.00
Extras (lb 3, w 1) 4
  Total (all out; 16.3 overs) 90 (5.45 runs per over)

Fall of wickets 1-1 (van Wyk, 1.3 ov), 2-5 (Anamul Haque, 3.1 ov), 3-13 (Ahmed Shehzad, 4.2 ov), 4-29 (Sarfraz Ahmed, 5.4 ov), 5-37 (Saad Nasim, 7.2 ov), 6-72 (Ervine, 12.4 ov), 7-72 (Mohammad Nawaz, 12.5 ov), 8-81 (Anwar Ali, 14.4 ov), 9-88 (Hasan Khan, 15.6 ov), 10-90 (Zulfiqar Babar, 16.3 ov)

  Bowling O M R W Econ  
Hasan Ali 3.3 0 13 2 3.71
Mohammad Asghar 4 0 16 3 4.00
Mohammad Hafeez 2 0 21 1 10.50
CJ Jordan 3 0 16 1 5.33
Wahab Riaz 3 0 13 2 4.33 (1w)
  DJG Sammy 1 0 8 0 8.00

 


 

16.3

Hasan Ali to Zulfiqar Babar, OUT

Zulfiqar Babar b Hasan Ali 1

16.2

Hasan Ali to Emrit, 1 run

16.1

Hasan Ali to Zulfiqar Babar, 1 run

15.6

Wahab Riaz to Hasan Khan, OUT

Hasan Khan c Sammy b Wahab Riaz 4

15.6

Wahab Riaz to Hasan Khan, 1 wide

15.5

Wahab Riaz to Hasan Khan, no run

15.4

Wahab Riaz to Hasan Khan, no run

15.3

Wahab Riaz to Emrit, 1 run, short on middle, Rayad gets inside the line and swats to short fine leg

15.2

Wahab Riaz to Hasan Khan, 1 run

15.1

Wahab Riaz to Hasan Khan, 2 runs, back of a length on off, twirls his wrists and whips to deep midwicket

14.6

Jordan to Hasan Khan, 1 run, short on middle and leg, cramps ’em up for room. Fended behind square on the leg side

14.5

Jordan to Emrit, 1 run

14.4

Jordan to Anwar Ali, OUT, Peshawar are just two away from victory. No Anwar Ali rescue act

Anwar Ali c Iftikhar Ahmed b Jordan 20

The Gaddafi crowd goes “Sammy Sammy” again

14.3

Jordan to Emrit, 1 run, short and cramps the batsman for room. Pulled, but not off the middle, to deep midwicket

14.2

Jordan to Emrit, no run, back of a length, angled in, and straightens away outside off. Jumps past the outside edge

14.1

Jordan to Emrit, no run, short of a length, attached with width outside off, cut straight to backward poin

13.6

Sammy to Anwar Ali, no run

13.5

Sammy to Anwar Ali, FOUR

13.4

Sammy to Emrit, 1 run, short of a length and outside off, swiped to deep midwicket

13.3

Sammy to Anwar Ali, 1 run, skiddy short ball on middle, attempts a pull, and mis-times it to square leg

13.2

Sammy to Emrit, 1 run

13.1

Sammy to Anwar Ali, 1 run, slower full-toss outside off, carved to the off-side sweeper

12.6

Mohammad Asghar to Emrit, no run, lobbed up on off, Asghar hangs it in the air, drops down, no turn, defended with a straight bat. Asghar finishes with 3 for 16

12.5

Mohammad Asghar to Mohammad Nawaz, OUT, stumping chance sent upstairs. Tossed up and drifts away outside off, drags Nawaz forward and goes past the outside edge. Kamran collects the ball and takes the bails off. Nawaz loses his balance and lifts his back leg. Seems like the foot is on the line by the time the bails come off. Tough one for Raza, the TV umpire. Out is the verdict. Two wickets in two balls, Peshawar are closing in on the title

Mohammad Nawaz (3) st Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Asghar 0

12.4

Mohammad Asghar to Ervine, no run

SM Ervine not out 24

12.3

Mohammad Asghar to Anwar Ali, 1 run, full on off, hint of turn, Anwar opens the bat-face and steers towards backward point

12.2

Mohammad Asghar to Ervine, 1 leg bye

12.1

Mohammad Asghar to Anwar Ali, 1 run, short and angled in on middle, nudged to short fine leg

11.6

Jordan to Anwar Ali, 1 run

11.5

Jordan to Ervine, 1 run, back of a length on the hips, pulled to the right of short fine leg

11.4

Jordan to Ervine, FOUR, with fine leg inside the circle you can’t bowl on leg stump. Slower cutter, glanced fine of short fine leg

11.3

Jordan to Anwar Ali, 1 leg bye, back of a length and angled in on middle, grazes the pad and sneaks away fine on the off side. Height was an issue. Think it was slipping down leg as well

11.2

Jordan to Ervine, 1 run, short and outside off, this is more a short-arm flap than a short-arm pull as the ball rolls behind square

11.1

Jordan to Anwar Ali, 1 run, back of a length and angled in on middle and leg, Anwar crouches and dabs a single to midwicket

10.6

Mohammad Asghar to Anwar Ali, 1 run

10.5

Mohammad Asghar to Anwar Ali, no run

10.4

Mohammad Asghar to Ervine, 1 run

10.3

Mohammad Asghar to Anwar Ali, 1 run, speared short and outside off, square-cut away for one

10.2

Mohammad Asghar to Ervine, 1 run, down the track, the bowler shortens his length, hit to long-on

10.1

Mohammad Asghar to Anwar Ali, 1 run, short and angled in on off, punched down to long-off

9.6

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, 1 run, full and outside off, driven to cover. The score is 55 for 5.

9.5

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, no run, Wahab slams a short ball on middle, defended back to the bowler

9.4

Wahab Riaz to Ervine, 1 run

9.3

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, 1 run

9.2

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, FOUR, dug short and just outside off, arches his back, uses the pace of Wahab to his advantage, and ramps it to the third-man fence

9.1

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, no run, short and wide outside off, stabbed away to backward point, where Hafeez dives full-length to his right to stop the ball

8.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Anwar Ali, 1 run, slides on middle and leg, clipped away through square leg

8.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Ervine, 1 run, whipped from off stump to long-on

8.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Anwar Ali, 1 run, short on off, forced down to long-on

8.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Ervine, 1 run

8.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Ervine, FOUR, Ervine skips down the track, meets the pitch, and drives inside-out over extra cover. Laced it

8.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Ervine, 2 runs, full and straight, clipped away to deep midwicket

7.6

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, no run, keeps it short, the line is outside off, played with soft hands to cover

7.5

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, no run, short on middle, blocked back to the bowler

7.4

Wahab Riaz to Anwar Ali, no run, rapid short ball aimed at the chest, fended

7.3

Wahab Riaz to Ervine, 1 run, very full on middle and leg, clipped away through midwicket

7.2

Wahab Riaz to Saad Nasim, OUT

Saad Nasim c Iftikhar Ahmed b Wahab Riaz 4

7.1

Wahab Riaz to Saad Nasim, no run, back of a length and on off stump, no room to work with, played back to the bowler

6.6

Jordan to Saad Nasim, 1 run, rising short ball on off, Nasim rises with it and fends to cover-point

6.5

Jordan to Ervine, 1 run, slower awaycutter, hangs back and dabs to point

6.4

Jordan to Saad Nasim, 1 run

6.3

Jordan to Ervine, 1 run

6.2

Jordan to Saad Nasim, 1 run, back of a length on off, poked to leg for one

6.1

Jordan to Ervine, 1 run, short on off, stays back and knocks it to midwicket

5.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Ervine, 1 run

5.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Saad Nasim, 1 run, flighted offbreak outside off, patted to point

Local boy Nasim joins Ervine

5.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sarfraz Ahmed, OUT, One shot too many from Sarfraz? He has to go. Hafeez leaves Quetta four down. Sarfraz rushes down the track and attempts a big hack. Hafeez lobs it up and gets it to dip at the charging batsman. Sarfraz misses, Kamran swipes the bails off

Sarfraz Ahmed st †Kamran Akmal b Mohammad Hafeez 22

5.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sarfraz Ahmed, FOUR

5.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Ervine, 1 run

4.6

Hasan Ali to Sarfraz Ahmed, 2 runs, short and outside off, dragged away to deep square leg

4.5

Hasan Ali to Sarfraz Ahmed, FOUR, back of a length and outside off, presses forward and punchily drives it in the gap at cover

4.4

Hasan Ali to Sarfraz Ahmed, no run, back of a length and seams away outside off, past the outside edge

4.3

Hasan Ali to Ervine, 1 run, back of a length and outside off, punched in the direction of midwicket

4.2

Hasan Ali to Ahmed Shehzad, OUT

Ahmed Shehzad c Khushdil Shah b Hasan Ali 1

4.1

Hasan Ali to Ahmed Shehzad, no run

3.6

Mohammad Asghar to Sarfraz Ahmed, no run

3.5

Mohammad Asghar to Sarfraz Ahmed, FOUR, tossed up on off, Sarfraz jumps down the track and dares to go against the spin. Smacks it over midwicket

3.4

Mohammad Asghar to Sarfraz Ahmed, FOUR, Sarfraz shows intent. Jumps outside leg, manufactures room, takes this from outside off and flays a square-cut

3.3

Mohammad Asghar to Sarfraz Ahmed, no run, quicker and angled in on middle and leg, worked to leg

3.2

Mohammad Asghar to Sarfraz Ahmed, no run, slower and turns outside off, forward and pushed to cover

Sarfraz promotes himself to No.4

3.1

Mohammad Asghar to Anamul Haque, OUT, The reprieve costs Peshawar just one run. Anamul holes out to long-off. Jordan is a quality fielder, be it in the slip cordon or in the outfield. Anamul uses his feet, does not get close enough to the pitch. He aimed to hit it squarer, ended up punting it straighter to long-off

Anamul Haque c Jordan b Mohammad Asghar 3

2.6

Hasan Ali to Anamul Haque, 1 run, short on off, hits the splice of the bat, the ball rolls to mid-on

2.5

Hasan Ali to Anamul Haque, no run, back of a length and angled in, Anumul eyes the leg side and ends up squirting a leading edge towards point

2.4

Hasan Ali to Anamul Haque, no run, Sammy drops a catch at slip! Pitched up and outside off, Shehzad reaches out for a drive, plays away from the body, and nicks it behind. The ball hits Sammy’s chest and goes down. It just flew to slip. Sammy was late to react

2.3

Hasan Ali to Anamul Haque, no run, that’s a gem! Good length, angled in, and cuts away viciously past the outside edge. Unplayable

2.2

Hasan Ali to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, slower short ball outside off, might have been a cutter, slashes early in the air to the left of backward point. Yes, this offcutter gripped in the surface

2.1

Hasan Ali to Anamul Haque, 1 run

1.6

Mohammad Asghar to Anamul Haque, 1 run, full and around off, push-driven to long-off

1.5

Mohammad Asghar to Anamul Haque, no run, full and outside off, tapped to cover on the front foot

1.4

Mohammad Asghar to Anamul Haque, no run, tossed up on off, defended back

1.3

Mohammad Asghar to van Wyk, OUT, short fine leg swoops down on the ball and nails a direct hit. Excellent work from Hasan, catches Van Wyk short.

MN van Wyk run out 1

1.2

Mohammad Asghar to van Wyk, no run

1.1

Mohammad Asghar to van Wyk, no run

0.6

Hasan Ali to Ahmed Shehzad, no run

0.5

Hasan Ali to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, back of a length on off, Hasan cramps Shehzad for room. Played back to the bowler

0.4

Hasan Ali to van Wyk, 1 run, length ball on off, jabbing drive to mid-off

Mube: “No team picked him, Came in the final, Under pressure, Took 3 main wickets. That’s Emrit for you. ”

0.3

Hasan Ali to van Wyk, no run, some swing for Hasan. Nice and full, shapes away outside off, past the flash

0.2

Hasan Ali to van Wyk, no run, pitched up and outside off, encourages the drive. Forward and stroked to mid-off

0.1

Hasan Ali to van Wyk, no run, back of a length and outside off, slashed to point


Innings break

  Peshawar Zalmi innings (20 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
DJ Malan b Emrit 17 12 1 1 141.66
Kamran Akmal lbw b Hasan Khan 40 32 6 1 125.00
MN Samuels b Mohammad Nawaz 19 17 2 1 111.76
Mohammad Hafeez c Mohammad Nawaz b Emrit 12 13 1 0 92.30
Khushdil Shah st †Sarfraz Ahmed b Hasan Khan 1 5 0 0 20.00
Iftikhar Ahmed lbw b Emrit 14 21 1 0 66.66
DJG Sammy* not out 28 11 1 3 254.54
CJ Jordan not out 8 9 1 0 88.88
Extras (b 4, w 5) 9
Total (6 wickets; 20 overs) 148 (7.40 runs per over)

To bat: Wahab RiazHasan AliMohammad Asghar

Fall of wickets 1-42 (Malan, 4.4 ov), 2-82 (Kamran Akmal, 9.6 ov), 3-82 (Samuels, 10.1 ov), 4-86 (Khushdil Shah, 11.3 ov), 5-112 (Mohammad Hafeez, 16.3 ov), 6-112 (Iftikhar Ahmed, 16.4 ov)

  Bowling O M R W Econ  
Zulfiqar Babar 4 0 21 0 5.25
Anwar Ali 4 0 43 0 10.75 (3w)
RR Emrit 4 0 31 3 7.75
Mohammad Nawaz (3) 4 0 15 1 3.75 (1w)
Hasan Khan 4 0 34 2 8.50 (1w)

 

19.6

Anwar Ali to Sammy, no run

19.5

Anwar Ali to Jordan, 1 run, another off-stump yorker, top ball, squeezed back to Anwar who fumbles to his left. Just one

19.4

Anwar Ali to Sammy, 1 run, Anwar replies with an inch-perfect off-stump yorker, dug out. Sammy applauds Anwar after taking the single

19.3

Anwar Ali to Sammy, SIX, Sammy does it again. Chants of “Sammy Sammy” at the Gadaffi Stadium. Just short of a good length and outside off, Sammy clobbers it, clears long-on

19.2

Anwar Ali to Sammy, SIX, length and outside off, Sammy unleashes his power again. He sits deep in the crease and swings it nice and clean over long-on

19.1

Anwar Ali to Jordan, 1 run, yorker just outside off, Jordan can only squeeze a single square through the off side

18.6

Emrit to Sammy, SIX, full on off stump – right in the hitting slot – Sammy sizes it up. Opens up his hips and tugs the ball towards the sightscreen.

18.5

Emrit to Jordan, 1 run

18.4

Emrit to Jordan, FOUR, short of a length on off stump, Jordan places the pull well, finding the gap between deep square and deep midwicket. It wasn’t middled, though

18.3

Emrit to Sammy, 1 run, short and outside off, Sammy ends up dragging a pull to deep midwicket

18.2

Emrit to Sammy, FOUR, length and outside off, Sammy clears his front leg and looks to mow it down the ground. Ends up getting a thick outside edge that flies past a diving Sarfraz

18.1

Emrit to Sammy, 2 runs

17.6

Mohammad Nawaz to Jordan, no run

17.5

Mohammad Nawaz to Sammy, 1 run

17.4

Mohammad Nawaz to Jordan, 1 run, tossed up slower on off, bunted down to long-on. Jordan eyes two. No, it’s not there

17.3

Mohammad Nawaz to Jordan, no run, turn and bounce outside off, jumps past the hanging bat. Excellent bowling from Nawaz

Salman: “Peshawar are surely missing BOOM BOOM Afridi.”

17.2

Mohammad Nawaz to Sammy, 1 run, pushed through full on off, stops on the batsman, Sammy lines up for a big loft, then checks his shot and pushes the ball along the ground to long-off

17.1

Mohammad Nawaz to Sammy, no run, slides on, very full on off, forward-defensive

16.6

Emrit to Jordan, no run

16.5

Emrit to Jordan, no run

16.4

Emrit to Iftikhar Ahmed, OUT

Iftikhar Ahmed lbw b Emrit 14

16.3

Emrit to Mohammad Hafeez, OUT

Mohammad Hafeez c Mohammad Nawaz b Emrit 12

16.2

Emrit to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run

16.1

Emrit to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, back of a length on off, whipped to deep midwicket

15.6

Anwar Ali to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, slightly short on off, shovel-pulled away to deep midwicket

15.6

Anwar Ali to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 wide, yorker down the leg side, wide. There was a clicking noise – perhaps came from bat hitting pad

15.5

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, short and outside off, flat-batted away to cover

15.4

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run, possibly a slower short ball outside off, the batsman sways his upper body out of the way

15.3

Anwar Ali to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, short and outside off, stylishly pulled away to deep square leg

15.2

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, back of a length on off, solidly punched past the left of a diving midwicket to long-on

15.1

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run, just short of a good length and outside off, Ahmed throws his hands at a cut and miscues it to cover

15.1

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 wide, full and slipping down leg – possibly a slower ball – wide

14.6

Zulfiqar Babar to Mohammad Hafeez, no run

14.5

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, full-toss on off, hacked to long-on

14.4

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run, arm-ball, short on off, cramps the batsman for room. Chopped out to cover

14.3

Zulfiqar Babar to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fractionally short on off, firmly pulled to deep midwicket on the back foot

14.2

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, more round-arm than usual, darted in, worked to leg

14.1

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run

13.6

Hasan Khan to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, shortish and outside off, cuts on the back foot past a diving backward point for four. 11 runs off the over

13.5

Hasan Khan to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run

13.4

Hasan Khan to Iftikhar Ahmed, FOUR, full-toss on off, forced away with the wrists, Nasim runs to his left from wide long-on and lets the ball sneak through his legs to the boundary

13.3

Hasan Khan to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run

13.2

Hasan Khan to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, flighted and drifts in, the batsman eyes the leg side and leading-edges it to long-off

13.1

Hasan Khan to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, dragged short and outside off, pulled on the back foot to deep midwicke

12.6

Zulfiqar Babar to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, full and headed for the off stump, defended back to Babar

12.5

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, slider on off stump, chopped square through the off side on the back foot

12.4

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run, short and darted in, hangs back and forces the ball to midwicket

12.3

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run, looped up, drifts in, as opposed to turning away. Beats the inside edge and hits the pad

12.2

Zulfiqar Babar to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, dug short and outside off, Hafeez is quick to rock back. Pulls in the air to deep midwicket

12.1

Zulfiqar Babar to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, tossed up liberally on middle, tapped past the bowler’s right

11.6

Hasan Khan to Iftikhar Ahmed, 1 run, short on middle, punched down the ground for one

11.5

Hasan Khan to Iftikhar Ahmed, no run, worked to midwicket

11.4

Hasan Khan to Khushdil Shah, 1 wide, OUT

Khushdil Shah st Sarfraz Ahmed b Hasan Khan 1

11.3

Hasan Khan to Khushdil Shah, no run

11.2

Hasan Khan to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, extra-cover dives over the ball as this drive runs away to wide long-off

11.1

Hasan Khan to Mohammad Hafeez, no run

10.6

Mohammad Nawaz to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, dragged short on off, Hafeez stands up tall and punches a single to long-off

10.5

Mohammad Nawaz to Khushdil Shah, 1 run

10.4

Mohammad Nawaz to Khushdil Shah, no run

10.3

Mohammad Nawaz to Khushdil Shah, no run, full and straight, worked to midwicket

10.2

Mohammad Nawaz to Khushdil Shah, no run, whipped away to square leg

10.1

Mohammad Nawaz to Samuels, OUT, bowled’em. Two wickets in two balls for Quetta. Samuels isn’t the man of this final.

MN Samuels b Mohammad Nawaz 19

9.6

Hasan Khan to Kamran Akmal, OUT

Kamran Akmal lbw b Hasan Khan 40

9.5

Hasan Khan to Samuels, 1 run, dropped short and turns away wide outside off, Samuels reaches out for the ball and scythes it away to deep point

9.4

Hasan Khan to Samuels, SIX, flatter and quicker now, Samuels comes down the track again, lofts this strongly over long-on for a flat six

9.3

Hasan Khan to Samuels, FOUR

9.2

Hasan Khan to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, now Kamran backs away, collapses is back leg and goes inside-out over cover

9.1

Hasan Khan to Kamran Akmal, SIX, Kamran goes boom. He runs down the track, creates a half-volley and launches it straight over the bowler’s head

8.6

Anwar Ali to Samuels, no run

8.5

Anwar Ali to Samuels, no run, short and a bit more room outside off, but Samuels simply forces it back to the bowler

8.5

Anwar Ali to Samuels, no run

8.4

Anwar Ali to Kamran Akmal, 1 run

8.3

Anwar Ali to Samuels, 1 run

8.2

Anwar Ali to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, back of a length and keeps low on off, played back down the pitch

8.1

Anwar Ali to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, Anwar comes back and provides Peshawar with the release. Short and wide outside off, Kamran does not need any second invitations. He cuts in the air past the reach of backward point. The ball flies to the fence

7.6

Mohammad Nawaz to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, Kamran backs away outside leg, chops this from the stumps but can’t get it past the sprawling dive of point

7.5

Mohammad Nawaz to Samuels, 1 run, back of a length and outside off, Samuels camps back and punches a single to long-off

7.4

Mohammad Nawaz to Samuels, no run

7.3

Mohammad Nawaz to Kamran Akmal, 1 run

7.2

Mohammad Nawaz to Kamran Akmal, no run

7.1

Mohammad Nawaz to Kamran Akmal, no run, full on off, presses forward and drives to cover

6.6

Hasan Khan to Samuels, no run

6.5

Hasan Khan to Samuels, no run

6.4

Hasan Khan to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, keeps it full on off, Kamran drives on the up, can’t beat cover now

6.3

Hasan Khan to Kamran Akmal, no run

6.2

Hasan Khan to Kamran Akmal, no run, off-stump yorker, angled out to point

6.1

Hasan Khan to Samuels, 1 run, slides on off, jabbing drive to long-off for one

5.6

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, no run

5.5

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, 4 byes

5.4

Zulfiqar Babar to Samuels, 1 run

5.3

Zulfiqar Babar to Samuels, no run

5.2

Zulfiqar Babar to Samuels, no run, good length ball angled in on the stumps, blocked back to the bowler on the back foot

5.1

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, dropped short, keeps low on off, pulled away, mid-on fumbles, but just a single

4.6

Emrit to Samuels, no run, fuller and on off, Samuels poked it to cover with minimal footwork

4.5

Emrit to Samuels, FOUR

4.4

Emrit to Malan, OUT

DJ Malan b Emrit 17

4.3

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, full and comes in, possibly a slower ball, knocked into the leg side with soft hands

4.2

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, no run, Emrit ventures wide of the crease, angled down the leg side as the batsman does not make contact with a glance. Another leg-side wide. This is not helping Quetta’s cause

4.1

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, no run

3.6

Mohammad Nawaz to Malan, no run, short and speared on off, Malan stays back and short-arms it away to midwicket

3.5

Mohammad Nawaz to Malan, no run, tossed up outside leg, Malan pre-meditates and under-edges a reverse-sweep. Nearly dragged it back onto the stumps

3.4

Mohammad Nawaz to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, full and rolls on outside off, no turn, push-driven down to long-off for one

3.3

Mohammad Nawaz to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, skids on with the arm outside off, can’t bowl short to Kamran, he goes back and cuts it between point and cover. Precise placement

3.2

Mohammad Nawaz to Kamran Akmal, no run, quick dart outside off, short in length, so Kamran moves back and flashes to cover

3.1

Mohammad Nawaz to Malan, 1 run, hint of spin for Nawaz right away, whipped in the air over midwicket

2.6

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, no run, back of a length and angled in on middle stump, Kamran is on the move as he softly plays it back to the bowler

2.5

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, no run, good length on middle and leg, angled in, beats the inside edge and hits the pad as the batsman misses the flick now

2.4

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, shortish and veering into the hips, Kamran unfurls a handsome flick, beats deep square to his right. The ball is coming onto the bat nicely. Seems like a flat surface with plenty of runs on offer

2.3

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, no run, short and on off, hint of extra bounce, Kamran opens the face and dabs the ball to point

2.2

Emrit to Malan, 1 run, short and angling away outside off, the left-hander swings his hands at a pull. Drags the ball past midwicket off the inside half of the bat. He lost his shape while meeting the ball

2.1

Emrit to Kamran Akmal, 1 run, back of a length and angled into the hips from over the wicket, nurdled square through the leg side for one

1.6

Anwar Ali to Malan, no run

1.5

Anwar Ali to Malan, FOUR, half-volley outside off, Malan leans into the drive and creams it away to the right of mid-off and to the left of extra-cover. This is some start from Peshawar

1.4

Anwar Ali to Malan, 2 runs

1.3

Anwar Ali to Malan, SIX, dug in short and just a shade outside off, Malan connects with the pull now. Dispatched over midwicket. Clears the man in the deep

1.3

Anwar Ali to Malan, 1 wide, back of a length and drifting down the leg side past the attempted pull. Leg-side wide from Anwar

1.2

Anwar Ali to Malan, 2 runs, Malan uses his feet, manufactures a very full length, a whirl of the wrists sends the ball to the right of deep square leg

1.1

Anwar Ali to Malan, no run, back of a length and on the stumps, hangs back and punches in the direction of mid-off

0.6

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, three boundaries from the first over of the final. Kamran is strong on the back foot. Slightly short and outside off again, he moves back and cuts it between point and the covers. Poor start from Babar

0.5

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, no run, Kamran makes room and slashes it. Can’t beat the packed off-side infield now

0.4

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, skids on with the arm outside off, slightly short, and Babar is punished again. Nails a square cut between cover-point and backward point on the back foot

 

0.3

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, FOUR, Babar errs in length. Shortish and outside off, Kamran is super quick to pick the length up. Skips back and pulls it away to the right of mid-on for the first boundary of the night

0.2

Zulfiqar Babar to Kamran Akmal, no run, Babar hangs it up in the air, non-turning ball on off stump. Kamran hangs back and dabs to cover

0.1

Zulfiqar Babar to Malan, 1 run, tossed up on middle and leg, worked away past the left of mid-on for one