PSL 2023 – WATCH: Fakhar Zaman takes a jaw-dropping catch to dismiss Rahmanullah Gurbaz
The sixteenth match of the continuing Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) 2023 between Lahore Qalandars and Islamabad United turned out to be a one-sided affair the place Qalandars registered a victory by a large margin of 110 runs.
Opting to bat first on the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Qalandars went on to submit an infinite whole of 200/7 on the board of their assigned 20 overs. Abdullah Shafique and Sikandar Raza had been the chief destroyers, smashing 24-ball 45 and 10-ball 23, respectively.
In response, the United’s batting unit fell like a pack of playing cards as they received bundled out for simply 90 inside 14 overs. Opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz took his crew off to a flyer, however his dismissal opened the floodgates, and the United couldn’t get well from thereon.
Zaman Khan drew the primary blood by eradicating Gurbaz, nevertheless it was Fakhar Zaman‘s sensational effort within the subject that made it potential. Fakhar took an unbelievable catch to do away with the Afghanistan batting sensation. All of it occurred in the course of the fourth over when Zaman bowled a slower brief ball, which deceived Gurbaz for lack of tempo as he was via the pull early.
The ball went excessive off a thick high edge, and Fakhar had loads of distance to cowl operating in from a brief positive. For a second, it appeared that the white leather-based would drop on land, however Fakhar put in a full-stretch dive and took the unbelievable catch on the fringe of his fingertips.
Right here is the video:
Absolute screamer from @FakharZamanLive! 😲
There isn’t a stopping him after that effort 🏃🏼#HBLPSL8 | #SabSitarayHumaray | #LQvIU pic.twitter.com/GYLytKw6jt
— PakistanSuperLeague (@thePSLt20) February 27, 2023
Earlier, Fakhar additionally had outing with the bat. He smashed a vital 36 off 23 on the high to provide his aspect a strong begin. The left-handed batter smashed 5 fours and a six as he achieved a particular milestone. When Fakhar hit Hassan Ali for a six over a brief positive leg, he grew to become the batter with essentially the most sixes (90) in PSL historical past. Fakhar broke the report of Kamran Akmal, who smashed 89 sixes in his PSL profession.