Final between Multan Sultan, Lahore Qalandars today:
Final between Multan Sultan, Lahore Qalandars today: All is set for the PSL 7 final between Mohammad Rizwan- led defending champions Multan Sultans and Shaheen Shah Afridi-led Lahore Qalandars here at the Gadaffi Stadium today.
Sultans and Qalandars have richly entertained the fans in Karachi and Lahore with top-quality T-20 cricket. To date, Sultans have won 10 out of 11 matches, while Qalandars have won seven out of 12 matches this year. On a head-to-head in this tournament, Sultans lead Qalandars 2-1.
Sultans have played like champions from the beginning of the PSL 7 in Karachi a month ago. They created a PSL record by winning nine out of their 10 round matches and are in red-hot form heading into the final. Sultans reached their second successive final with a 28-runs win over Qalandars in the Qualifier on Wednesday, while Qalandars reached their second final in three years after a thrilling victory against Islamabad United On Friday evening, which undoubtedly has warmed the hearts of their huge Lahore fan base.
Multan Sultans captain Mohammad Rizwan said, “It has been an amazing tournament for us and I was a captain could not have asked more from my players. Lahore Qalandars have played good cricket throughout the PSL 7 and I am sure they will have great support on Sunday”.
Lahore Qalandars captain Shaheen Shah Afridi said, “After Fridays night’s incredible win we want to settle for nothing but the PSL trophy. The last month and a bit have been a memorable journey. After our success in Karachi, we have succeeded in raising the level of our game further backed by the passionate Lahore crowd. The joy of playing in front of a packed home crowd and winning is second to none.