By ten runs thanks to Rashid Khan’s five for twenty, Lahore Qalandars defeated Peshawar Zalmi.
Peshawar Zalmi gave 44 runs for the last two overviews in their game against the Lahore Qalandars on Thursday. The 19th overall Wahab Riaz proved costly, with 29 runs to be completed. Shoaib Malik, who scored a 48-ball 73 in the chase, however, pointed to the 5 of Rashid Khan as the real reason for the defeat of Zalmi, stating that the Afghan spinner “breaked our back.”
Malik said, ‘Rashid Khan still broke our back with his five wickets irrespective of all the extra runs we granted.’
He added, “He has taken those batsmen, all of whom have the good strike rate, and this haul has changed the game.” He added.