MULTAN: Mohammad Rizwan and Rilee Rossouw struck half centuries to assist Multan Sultans thrash Peshawar Zalmi by 56 runs of their Pakistan Tremendous League-8 match at Multan Stadium right here on Friday night. Chasing a formidable goal of 211, Peshawar have been unable to succeed in house and have been bundled out for 154 in 18.5 overs. Saim Ayub and Mohammad Haris rescued Peshawar after skipper Babar Azam’s departure who scored simply 9 runs. The 2 batsmen scored 47 runs collectively. Saim, who began his innings with a stable cowl drive, scored his maiden half-century to stabilise Peshawar’s innings after Haris’ run-out. Haris obtained run out after scoring 40 off 23 balls together with a boundary and 4 sixes. Saim obtained bowled out for 53 runs off 37 balls laced with three boundaries and three sixes. When Usama Mir got here in, he ripped by way of Peshawar batting line-up by claiming three wickets within the center overs to place Peshawar on the again foot. Usama bagged Tom Kohler-Cadmore within the eleventh over adopted by back-to-back wickets within the fifteenth over. Bhanuka Rajapaksa and Saim fell to Usama within the fifteenth over. Ihsanullah, who bagged 5 wickets within the earlier match, picked up three wickets. Usama Mir claimed three wickets, Abbas Afridi took two wickets whereas Carlos Brathwaite managed a scalp.
Earlier, Multan made 211 for the lack of three wickets after fantastic innings by skipper Rizwan and middle-order batsman Rossouw. Rossouw performed an explosive knock of 75 runs in 36 balls, with the assistance of 12 fours and two large sixes. Rizwan, who opened the innings, scored 66 runs in 42 balls. The fitting-hander’s knock included 9 fours and a six. Pacer Salman Irshad was the choose of the bowlers for Peshawar, who claimed figures of 2-38 in 4 overs.