Islamabad vs Peshawar 21 Result PSL 2019
Toss: Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and elected to field first in the 21st match of PSL 2019.
Match Summary: A nightmare for Islamabad United that will be remembered for a long time. Liam Dawson just snatched the victory by hitting a four to Mohammad Sami. What a thrilling match to see when Peshawar needed 14 runs in the last over. With a leg injury still playing to give his best for the team. Sammy smashed the fourth ball over long off for a six. After that, while taking a sharp single he was run out. Dawson who smashed already 48 runs in just 34 balls was on strike to keep the hopes alive for Peshawar Zalmi. Dawson struck a straight four to Mohammad Sami to clinch a victory. By winning this Peshawar Zalmi won their fifth win in a series and got 10 points on point table and maintained the first position. Sammy just pushed Peshawar Zalmi towards victory by hitting two long sixes and many boundaries.
Earlier, Islamabad United was all out for 176 runs where Delport scored a solid 71 runs in just 55-ball including eight boundaries and a six. At one stage it looks like Islamabad is going to win this contest easily because Peshawar Zalmi loses early wickets which include Kamran Akmal and Andre Fletcher. Fletcher smashed three sixes in an over to Rumman Raees. Kamran Akmal becomes the first batsmen to complete 1000 runs in PSL history. Islamabad united to fight back and damaged Peshawar Zalmi so much that Peshawar Zalmi 84-5. But Dawson smashed two sixes and a boundary in 13th over to Faheem Ashraf and collected 27 runs in an over to release some pressure. But the last over was such a tremendous and thrilling over to see.
Man of the Match: Liam Dawson declared as a player of the match for his brilliant hitting.