Duminy shines as United outplay Zalmi to top points table


DUBAI: Islamabad United vanquished Peshawar Zalmi by 26 in the 21st Twenty20 match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018 here at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Friday.

Having been sent into bat, Islamabad United set an overwhelming focus of 183 for Peshawar Zalmi, playing an outmaneuver cricket to come to their most astounding ever add up to in the PSL history. They made 182 for five, one shy of the most noteworthy score made in the third version.

Pursuing a monstrous focus on Peshawar’s batsmen smashed their sense and couldn’t make an immense early organization to remain in the match as at one phase Zalmi were 92 for 8 however a record ninth-wicket association of 56 keeps running amongst Riaz and Umaid diminished the edge of annihilation as their group came to 156 for 9 out of 20 overs falling 26 runs shy of the objective.

Jean-Paul Duminy crushed an unbeaten 73 off 54 balls with four sixes and six fours to be announced the man of the match. His sensible inning associated with three noteworthy organizations – 39 with Luke Ronchi for the principal wicket (27), 61 with Hussain Talat for the second wicket (29) and 71 with Asif Ali (45) for the fourth wicket.

The United batsmen were looking set to cross 200-run stamp yet a savage spell from Wahab Riaz did not enable them to do as such by guaranteeing three wickets for 30 runs  Read More.