Lewis Gregory snatched a sure victory from Multan Sultans and put it in the swing of Islamabad United
In the third match of Akstan Super League season 6, Multan Sultans and Islamabad United competed, where Islamabad United defeated Multan Sultans by three wickets.
Islamabad United won the toss and invited Multan Sultans to bat first who scored 150 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs.
Islamabad United achieved the target of 151 runs on the last ball of the 19th over. Lewis Gregory snatched a sure victory from Multan Sultans and put it in the swing of Islamabad United.
At the invitation of Islamabad United, Multan Sultans batted first, Multan Sultans did not provide a good start, and opener Chris Lennon made only one run and caught the wicketkeeper on the ball of Faheem Ashraf. Opener Mohammad Rizwan. Formed a 48-run partnership with top-order James Venus, where James was dismissed for 16.
The Multan Sultans’ third wicket fell in the form of Riley Russo, who played aggressively and scored 25 off 14 balls with the help of two fours and two sixes.
Sohaib Maqsood could not fulfill the expectations of the team and kept on scoring two runs. Khushdal Shah was dismissed for 7 runs.
Opener Mohammad Rizwan scored 71 off 53 balls with the help of 2 sixes and 8 fours and remained the top scorer for the team.
Carlos Braithwaite scored 22 runs with the help of six and two fours and remained unbeaten. Shahid Afridi scored zero, Sohail Tanveer scored four runs.
For Islamabad United, Muhammad Waseem took three wickets, Lewis Gregory two, Hassan Ali, Fahim Ashraf, and Shadab Khan one each.
To reach the target of 151 runs, Islamabad United batted cautiously and lost the first wicket for 30 runs where they were caught by opener Phil Salt Mohammad Omar. He hit 13 off 12 balls with the help of two fours. Score
Shadab Khan could not play a responsible innings and returned to the pavilion after scoring only five and catching Braithwaite’s ball. Opener Alex Hales played 20 balls and scored 29 runs with the help of two sixes and two fours. He hit Shahid Afridi’s ball. But clean bold.
Asif Ali 9, Iftikhar Ahmed 1, Talat Hussain 10 runs.
Faheem Ashraf and Lewis Gregory batted aggressively, Faheem Ashraf scored a valuable 22 off 12 balls with the help of six and two fours, while Lewis Gregory scored an unbeaten 49 off 31 balls with the help of six and six fours. Stay
Lewis Gregory was named Player of the Match for taking two wickets and scoring a valuable 49 runs.