(N), Pakistan Super League at Dubai, Mar 9 2018
Haris Ahmad: “Excited to see Zafar Gohar gets some run, excellent young prospect as a genuine spinner. Did well in his only international match, hope to see him in the Pakistan green soon.”
7.30pm Peshawar Zalmi opt to bowl.
Zalmi changes: Sammy for Wessels, Khushdil for Amad and Ibtisam for Sameen Gul
Islamabad change: Sahibzada Farhan out, Zafar Gohar in.
They may have won today, but apparently Brendon McCullum offered to quit Lahore Qalandars’ captaincy because of results not going their way.
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7.15pm Daren Sammy’s Peshawar Zalmi against Misbah’s Islamabad United in the second game on a festive Friday evening. The tournament’s into the business end and teams will now start scrambling to finish in the top four. Remember, this time two teams will be eliminated and Zalmi is right on the edge at the moment. Meanwhile, Lahore Qalandars have broken a six-match duck in the first game. Plenty to look forward to this evening.