Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United Highlights: MS Clinch Victory by 5 Wickets

In a thrilling encounter between Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United in the PSL 2024, Multan Sultans emerged victorious by 5 wickets.

Opting to field first after winning the toss, Multan Sultans restricted Islamabad United to 145 all out in 20 overs. Agha Salman’s commendable 52 runs were overshadowed by Mohammad Ali’s impressive bowling figures of 3/19.

Chasing a target of 146, Multan Sultans showed resilience and determination. They reached the target with just one ball to spare, finishing at 145/5 in 19.5 overs. Reeza Hendricks led the charge with a solid 58 runs, while Naseem Shah picked up 2 wickets for Islamabad United.

The presentation ceremony saw deserving players being honored for their outstanding performances. Mohammad Ali was named the HBL Player of the Match for his superb bowling display. Jordan Cox’s exceptional boundary effort to dismiss Yasir Khan earned him the “Moment of the Match” accolade.

Mohammad Rizwan was recognized as the “Energetic Batter of the Match” for his impactful innings, comprising four boundaries and three sixes. Reeza Hendricks was awarded the “Superpower of the Day” for his crucial contribution of 58 runs off 46 balls.

Despite the defeat, Islamabad United’s captain, Shadab Khan, commended his team’s fighting spirit. He acknowledged that they were slightly short on runs but praised their attitude and effort on the field. Reflecting on missed opportunities, Shadab Khan highlighted the importance of taking catches and emphasized the team’s strength and resilience.

With this gripping encounter coming to a close, we conclude our live coverage. Until next time, good night!

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