Peshawar Zalmi would be glad they drafted Keiron Pollard in their side for Habib Bank Limited (HBL) Pakistan Super association (PSL) release four as the Caribbean all-rounder saw his side to triumph with a snappy flame 52 off only 27 balls on Thursday at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
He was joined by Pakistan left-gave batsman Umar Amin who additionally contributed a vital 54 off 37 balls to enable Peshawar to beat Multan Sultan in match 19 of HBL PSL4.
Peshawar thought they had the content made sense of when they chose to bowl first, however Johnson Charles entered as an oddity with his 57 off 31 balls.
He was very much bolstered by James Vince as he contributed 41 races to Multan’s aggregate of 172-5 in their 20 overs.
Peshawar’s capacity pressed bowling line-up appeared to be aggravated as Hasan Ali, Liam Dawson and Umaid Asif were just the ones with wickets, each rejecting one batsman each, while the other two Multan batsmen were gotten shy of their wrinkle winding up in run-outs.
In their answer to a 173-run target, Peshawar watched out of dispute when they lost two wickets for 35 keeps running in the state of Andre Fletcher (24) and Kamran Akmal (0), anyway Amin joined forces up with opener Imamul Haq (39 off 34 balls) to stead the ship.
After Imam left affability a puzzling by Multan wicketkeeper Tom Moores off a Shahid Afridi conveyance, the diversion came down to a challenge between in-structure Pollard and the Multan bowlers.
With less spotlight on Amin, he ensured he kept the scoreboard ticking with singles, duplicates and limits, while Pollard set his eye in.
The West Indies enormous hitter, additionally the player of the match, got a help when he was dropped by Charles, and from that point onwards the maxim ‘gets win matches’ begun maintaining its fact esteem.
Pollard, with the run-rate contacting almost two-runs-a-ball, hit Junaid Khan for a six and a four in the seventeenth over to bring the required keeps running down from 52 off 24, to 35 off 18 balls.
The eighteenth over was the place Pollard changed the diversion topsy turvy with two duplicates on the initial two balls, a dab and afterward three enormous sixes off Christian.
With 13 required off only 12 balls and two well-set batsmen on the wrinkle, Peshawar effectively pursued the objective with four balls to extra and two vital focuses in their kitty.
Peshawar currently have eight points from six matches, while Multan are prowling at the base of the table, simply above Karachi Kings, with just four from seven matches.