At the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore Qalandars piled up runs for Peshawar Zalmi thanks to the aggressive batting of Fakhar Zaman and Abdullah Shafiq while raining sixes.
When Lahore Qalandars started batting, on the third ball of the second over, opener Mirza Baig was clean bowled by Wahab Riaz, he scored five runs in 7 balls, after which Abdullah Shafiq came to support Fakhar Zaman and he He scored 75 runs off 41 balls by showing excellent batting.
He was caught out while playing a high shot on Wahab Riaz. played a brilliant innings, which included his ten sixes and three fours.
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Fakhar Zaman and Abdullah Shafiq shared a partnership of 120 runs. Wahab Riaz took two wickets and Powell took one wicket from Lahore Qalandars.
Lahore Qalandars have won the toss and decided to bat first against Peshawar Zalmi in the match being played at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore.
The bowling of Lahore qalandar has been improved with the arrival of Rashid Khan, we will try to give target 160-170 runs said Lahore Qalandars captain.
Peshawar Zalmi captain Babar Azam said that the first match is in Lahore, they will try to stop the opponent at a low score, they will try to play good cricket.