Beginning of PSL-2017: Islamabad united VS Peshawar zalmi


So cricket lovers! Here we all are ready for another most exciting and famous cricket event “Pakistan Super League(PSL)”. This 2nd season of Pakistan Super League PSL is organized by the PCB. In the light of Pakistan Cricket history it is only the 2nd time that T20 cricket event is organized on the basis of International standards. 5 teams are going to fight for the PSL trophy by participating in this exciting event. UAE is the place where all the matches will be played.

Starting from today, 1st match of the PSL 2017 will be held between the two most popular teams of the cricket lovers i.e. Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi.

Today all eyes are waiting to see that which team is going to win the game; Islamabad United or Peshawar Zalmi.  Both these teams Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi have comparatively great and popular players. Moreover, both teams are looking for balance as they realize the competency of their opponents.

At a glance to the Islamabad United team we see that many competent players like Sharjeel Khan, aggressive batsman D Smith, Watson, Misbah-ul-Haq, Sam Billings, M. Irfan and Badree. In addition to these players, Shane Watson, Steven Finn, M. Sami, Khalid Latif, Brad Haddin, Sam Billings, Hussain Talat, and Amad Butt are also in the team. Ben Duckett, Shadab Khan, Zohaib Khan, Saeed Ajmal, Imran Khalid, Asif Ali, Rumman Raees, and Syed Muzammil Shah are also there.

Likewise, on the other hand Peshawar Zalmi also has a very defending and tough team including Darren Sammy (captain), Shahid Afridi- the favourite of all, Sohaib Maqsood, Eoin Morgan, Wahab Riaz, and Tillakaratne Dilshan. In addition to these players, M. Hafeez, Chris Jordan, Samit Patel, Kamran Akmal, Iftikhar Ahmed, Harris Sohail, and Hasan Ali are also the competent players of the team. Similarly M. Asghar, Marlon Samuels, Andre Fletcher, Khushdil Shah, Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Imran Khan (jr), Junaid Khan, and M. Irfan Khan are also in Peshawar Zalmi.

There is no exaggeration in saying that all teams participating in PSL possess a great potential as they all have tremendous batting and bowling lineup. As a matter of fact, all these teams are equally important to add spice to the hot event. So here begins the league…

Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi 1st T20 PSL match scheduled at Dubai International Cricket Stadium at 20:00 local time (16:00 GMT | 21:00 PKT).

1st PSL Match Details:

Teams: Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi,

1st Match, Pakistan Super League, 2017

Day and Date: Thursday, February 09, 2017

Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai

Time: 04:00 PM GMT / 08:00 PM LOCAL

Capacity: 25,000 Seats

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