Multan Sultans made it to the finals of the Pakistan Super League PSL 2022 after a glorious 28-run victory over Lahore Qalandars at the Gaddafi Stadium.
Put into bat, Rilee Rossouw and Mohammad Rizwan stroked unbeaten half-centuries to help Multan Sultans collect 163 for two in 20 overs after they were 65 for two at the halfway stage. The Sultans bowlers restricted Qalandars to 135 runs for the loss of nine wickets as they successfully defended the 163-run target. Shahnawaz Dahani shined for the Sultans with his three wickets.
Fakhar Zaman registered an entertaining 63 off 45 balls with two fours and four sixes, including three successive sixes off Imran Tahir. Along with Harry Brook, he added 54 runs for the fourth wicket. The shining star for Multan Sultans was Shahnawaz Dahani with the ball. His magical spell grabbed the crucial wickets of Brook (13), Phil Salt (1) and Shaheen Shah Afridi (1) to finish with figures three of 19.
Lahore Alive with Possibility
Lahore Qalandars has another opportunity to reach their second title match in three years when they will play the winner of Peshawar Zalmi-Islamabad United on Friday.