Islamabad United has won the 17th match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL 2020) in Lahore at Qaddafi Stadium by 71 runs against Lahore Qalandars marking their third win of the tournament.
Lahore Qalandars had won the toss and elected to field first that did not turn out to be the best decision since Islamabad ended up making an impressive 198/3.
Colin Munro ended up giving an exceptional performance making an impressive 87 runs off just 59 balls followed by Luke Ronchi who make 48 runs off 31 balls. Shadab Khan however, did not perform well and was only able to make 7 runs.
The second innings began with Lahore Qalandars who were only able to play 18.5 overs before the whole team was out and made only 127 runs.
Having a rough start to their batting with Chris Lynn getting out on the second ball with 0 runs. Salman Butt and Ben Dunk were still able to make 21 and 25 runs respectively while Usman Shinwari came in towards the end and made 30 runs off 10 balls with mostly boundaries.
Lahore Qalandars VS Islamabad United – Match 17 Highlights
Man of the Match
Colin Munro was named Man of the Match for his exceptional batting this match making 87 runs off just 59 balls.
Today’s Match Squads:
Shadab Khan (c), Faheem Ashraf, Asif Ali, Saif Badar, Amad Butt, Zafar Gohar, Rizwan Hussain, Colin Ingram (SA), Akif Javed, Musa Khan, Dawid Malan (ENG), Colin Munro (NZ), Rumman Raees, Luke Ronchi (wk, NZ), Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Phil Salt (ENG), Dale Steyn (SA), Hussain Talat
Sohail Akhtar (c), Shaheen Afridi, Jaahid Ali, Salman Butt, Ben Dunk (wk, AUS), Mohammad Faizan, Mohammad Hafeez, Dilbar Hussain, Chris Lynn (AUS), Samit Patel (ENG), Seekkuge Prasanna (SL), Farzan Raja, Haris Rauf, Usman Shinwari, Dane Vilas (wk, SA), David Wiese (SA), Fakhar Zaman