The 7th match of Pakistan Super League 2021 played yesterday between Lahore Qalandars and Multan Sultans, in which Multan Sultans defeated Lahore Qalandars by 7 wickets.
Multan Sultans won the toss and invited Lahore Qalandars to bat first, Lahore Qalandars batted first scored 176 runs after losing 6 wickets in 20 over, Lahore Qalandars started not very well, Fakhar Zaman and Sohail Akhtar came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone very quickly just in 17 runs, Sohail Akhtar dismissed just for 7 runs in 12 balls, next batsman Joe Denly came to bat, meanwhile second wicket also fell in just 17 runs, Fakhar Zaman dismissed just for 9 runs in 11 balls, next batsman Mohammad Hafeez came to bat, and handed the inning with a half-century partnership of 90 runs with Joe Denly, the third wicket fell in 106 runs, Joe Denly dismissed after scoring 31 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 2 boundaries in 29 balls, next batsman Ben Dunk came to bat, and dismissed just for 1 run as a fourth wicket, after that Samit Patel came to bat, and played well with Mohammad Hafeez, the fifth wicket fell in 122 runs, Mohammad Hafeez dismissed after playing a brillient halh-century inning of 60 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 3 boundries in 35 balls, next batsman David Wiese came to bat, and played well for a while with Samit Patel, sixth wicket has gone in 141 runs, David Wiese dismissed for 13 runs in 8 balls, after that Shaheen Afridi came to bat and ended the inning with Samit Patel, Samit Patel played unbeaten inning of 26 runs with the help of 1 six and 2 boundries in 20 balls, and Shaheen Afridi also played unbeaten inning of 3 runs in 3 balls. In this way, Lahore Qalandars batted first after losing the toss, scored 157 runs losing 6 wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 158 runs in front of Multan Sultans.
Multan Sultans Bowlers performed brilliantly, Shahnawaz Dhani and Carlos Brathwaite took 2-2 wickets, and Usman Qadir got 1 wicket.
Multan Sultans chasing 158 runs in the second inning, achieved the target by losing just 3 wickets in the second ball of 17th over and won the match by 7 wickets. Multan Sultans also started not very well, Mohammad Rizwan and Chris Lynn came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone very quickly just in 1 run, Chris Lynn dismissed without scoring, next batsman James Vince came to bat, and he was dismissed just for 5 runs in 6 balls as the second wicket, next batsman Sohaib Maqsood came to bat, and handled the inning lead the inning with a brilliant century partnership with Mohammad Rizwan, third fell in 140 runs, Mohammad Rizwan dismissed after playing a brilliant half-century inning of 76 runs with the help of 12 boundaries in 49 balls, next batsman Rilee Rossouw came to bat and played an unbeaten inning of 1 run to the victory with Sohaib Maqsood, and Sohaib Maqsood played a brilliant half-century inning of 61 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 7 boundaries in 41 balls. In this way, Multan Sultans chasing 158 runs in the second inning, achieved the target very easily by losing just 3 wickets in the 2nd ball of 17th over, and won the match by 7 wickets.
Lahore Qalandars Bowlers Shaheen Afridi took 2 wickets, and Samit Patel got 1 wicket.
Multan Sultans batsman Mohammad Rizwan selected the best player of the match, he played a brilliant half-century inning of 76 runs with the help of 12 boundaries in 49 balls.