PSL: Peshawar Zalmi wins first eliminator against Quetta Gladiator


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LAHORE: Peshawar Zalmi has won Pakistan Super League (PSL) first eliminator by one run against Quetta Gladiator in Pakistan Super League (PSL) first eliminator at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.

Earlier Quetta Gladiator has won the toss and opted to field first.

Peshawar Zalmi has set the target of 158 against Quetta Gladiator.

Quetta Gladiator could score 156 for 9 in 20 overs.

The second eliminator will be played between Karachi Kings and the winner of first eliminator game at the same venue tomorrow (Wednesday).

Islamabad United have already reached the final of the league, defeating Karachi Kings by eight wickets at Dubai.

Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that holding of the PSL matches in Pakistan will reflect soft image of Pakistan at the international level.

In a statement, he said the PSL-III matches are like a fresh breeze in the field of sports in the country.

The Chief Minister also welcomed the arrival of Pakistan Super League teams in Lahore.