Thanks to Patel’s smoky batting with wicketkeeper-batsman Ben Dunk and Patel, the Lahore Qalandars have given Quetta Gladiators a target of 210 runs to win.
Batting first at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore Qalandars scored 209 runs in the stipulated 20 overs. Ben Dunk, who played his first match in the PSL Season Five, hit four sixes in a single over to Mohammad Nawaz. Opener Fakhr Zaman was out for 15, while Chris Lane made 27 off 22 balls, while Mohammad Hafeez returned the pavilion without scoring any run.
After falling 3 wickets for an overall score of 50, Ben Dunk and Samit Patel hit fours and sixes all around the wicket. Patel, along with two sixes and 9 fours on 40 balls, came out with 71 runs.
Ben Dunk scored 93 off just 43 balls, his innings included 10 sixes, the highest of any batsman in the PSL.