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Kamran Akmal’s Ton helped Peshawar Zalmi to thrash Quetta Gladiators

In the fourth match of the Pakistan Super League, Peshawar Zalmi defeated Quetta Gladiators by six wickets with the help of Kamran Akmal’s century.

Kamran Akmal scored a brilliant century against the Quetta Gladiators and thus became the first player to score in the fifth edition. This is Kamran Akmal’s third century overall in the Pakistan Super League.

Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and decided to field first and Quetta Gladiators, playing first, gave Peshawar Zalmi a target of 149 runs for the win, which Peshawar chases losing only 4 wickets thanks to Kamran Akmal’s brilliant century.

Quetta’s Jason Roy scored 73 off 57 balls and remained unbeaten
Skipper Sarfaraz Ahmad was dismissed for 41 off 25 balls. Wahab Riaz conceded 21 runs and took 2 crucial wickets.

Chasing 149 runs, Peshawar Zalmi’s opener Kamran Akmal scored a brilliant century and got out after scoring 101 off 55 balls including 4 sixes and 15 fours. Young Haider Ali scored 25 runs. From Quetta, Fawad Ahmed took two wickets, Sohail Khan and Tymal Mills one each.

Kamran Akmal was declared the best player of the match on a brilliant century.