2 massive sixes at end by Darren Sammy, a quick-fire knock of 40 by Kamran Akmaln and economical spell by Muhammad Asghar helped Peshawar Zalmi to clinch the Pakistan Super League title. They crushed Quetta Gladiators in a one-sided final by 58 runs before a packed to capacity crowd at the Gaddafi Stadium on 5th March.
The Quetta needed 149 runs in 20 overs, the Gladiators never looked like achieving it after crashing to 37-5. They were eventually all out for a paltry 90 in 16.3 overs to suffer a big defeat.
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Here is the Scoreboard of PSL 2 Final
D.J. Malan b Emrit 17
Kamran Akmal lbw b Hassaan 40
M.N. Samuels b Nawaz 19
Mohammad Hafeez c Nawaz b Emrit 12
Khushdil Shah st Sarfraz b Hassaan 1
Iftikhar Ahmed lbw b Emrit 14
D.J.G. Sammy not out 28
C.J. Jordan not out 8
EXTRAS (B-4, W-5) 9
TOTAL (for six wkts, 20 overs) 148
FALL OF WKTS: 1-42, 2-82, 3-82, 4-86, 5-112, 6-112.
DID NOT BAT: Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Asghar.
BOWLING: Zulfiqar Babar 4-0-21-0; Anwar Ali 4-0-43-0 (3w); Emrit 4-0-31-3; Mohammad Nawaz 4-0-15-1 (1w); Hassaan Khan 4-0-34-2 (1w).
M.N van Wyk run out 1
Ahmed Shehzad c Khushdil b Hasan 1
Anamul Haque c Jordan b Asghar 3
Sarfraz Ahmed st Kamran b Hafeez 22
S.M. Ervine b Asghar 24
Saad Nasim c Iftikhar b Wahab 4
Anwar Ali c Iftikhar b Jordan 20
Mohammad Nawaz st Kamran b Asghar 0
R.R. Emrit not out 6
Hassan Khan c Sammy b Wahab 4
Zulfiqar Babar b Hasan 1
EXTRAS (LB-3, W-1) 4
TOTAL (all out, 16.3 overs) 90
FALL OF WKTS: 1-1, 2-5, 3-13, 4-29, 5-37, 6-72, 7-72, 8-81, 9-88.
BOWLING: Hasan Ali 3.2-0-13-1; Mohammad Asghar 4-0-16-3; Mohammad Hafeez 2-0-21-1; Jordan 3-0-16-1; Wahab Riaz 3-0-13-2 (1w); Sammy 1-0-8-0.
RESULT: Peshawar Zalmi won by 58 runs.
UMPIRES: Ahsan Raza (Pakistan) and R.E.J. Martinesz (Sri Lanka).
TV UMPIRE: Shozab Raza (Pakistan).
MATCH REFEREE: R.S. Mahanama (Sri Lanka).
MAN-OF-THE-MATCH: Kamran Akmal.
MAN-OF-THE-Tournament: Kamran Akmal.
Score source: ESPNCRICINFO