ABU DHABI: Multan Sultans defeated Lahore Qalandars to qualify for the HBLPSL playoffs. The play-off of Lahore Qalandars was conditional on the defeat of Karachi Kings.
Lahore Qalandars won the toss and elected to bowl at Sheikh Zayed Stadium Abu Dhabi. Batting first, Multan Sultans scored 179 for eight in the allotted 20 overs.
Sohail Tanveer scored 26 not out off just nine balls. Sohaib Maqsood scored 60, Reilly Russo 29 and Mohammad Rizwan 15 runs.
In pursuit of the target of 170 runs, Lahore Qalandars once again showed very poor batting. The wickets kept falling and the entire team was bowled out for ninety runs in 15.1 overs. Man of the match Shahnawaz Dahani took four wickets and Imran Khan Jr. took three. With the same runs, Multan Sultans secured their seat for the PSL play-off stage.