Lahore Qalandars put in an outstanding performance against Multan Sultans in the PSL 2022 final on Sunday at Gaddafi Stadium. They beat the defending champions by 42 runs to clinch their maiden title in PSL history. Riding on valuable knocks from M Hafeez and Harry Brook, Lahore Qalandars managed to score a formidable score of 180 runs on the board in the first innings.
The Qalandars didn’t make an ideal start, having lost their first three wickets for just 25 runs. However, M Hafeez then took the matters into his own hands and went on to play a match-defining knock of 69 runs in just 46 deliveries. Later, Harry Brook (41 off 22) and Wiese (28 off 8) also played valuable cameos to take the team to a winning total.
In response to that, Multan Sultans were bundled out for just 138 runs in the second innings. Lahore Qalandars exhibited a spectacular performance with the ball and made things difficult for Multan Sultans. Shaheen Shah Afridi starred with the ball as he picked 3 for 30 in 4 overs. Besides, the likes of M Hafeez, Zaman Khan picked two wickets each. With that game, PSL 2022 has come to an end and, on that note, we take a look at our best XI of the tournament.
PSL 2022: Best XI Of The Tournament
Fakhar Zaman was nothing short of sensational in the tournament. He scored runs consistently and played an instrumental role in Lahore Qalandars’ success in the tournament. In 13 matches, he managed to score 588 runs at an average of 45.23 and a strike rate of 152.72. Besides, he notched one century and seven half-centuries in the tournament.