The 10th match of PSL was played between Karachi Kings and Peshawar Zalmi on 11 February 2016. The day/night match match was played in Sharjah. The match was won by Peshawar Zalmi by 3 runs The match was a stunning and thrilling match that went straight down the wire. The Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and chose to bat. The match was umpired by the Pakistani umpires. Aleem Dar was the third umpire. The match was live on Youtube.com/psl for the Pakistan viewers and also on PTV sports.
Muhammad Hafeez who is called the professor of cricket started things well with Tamim Iqbal. Tamim played well for 3 boundaries and got 37 runs on 35 balls. He was out on the bowling of Bopara who did marvelous job in this match for the Karachi team. Tamim and Hafeez smashed Karachi for 93 runs. The real splendid innings of Hafeez was the highlight of the match. He smashed the ball around 3 huge sixes and 7 boundaries. Hafeez was the first one to go when he was lbw out by Bopara.
Kamran Akmal played a 30 runs knock after a long time. He was really looking good to impress the selectors. Since his brother is a smasher already in the Lahore team. He hit 2 sixes and 2 boundaries. Malan stayed with Kamran to boost some run scoring after Hafeez and Tamim went back. The stage was set for a good total for Zalmi team. Al credit goes to the blasting openers.
Kamran was caught out at the total score of 143 near the end of the innings in 17th over. The senior Akmal was trying to accelerate the run rate and got out. The fourth wicket of Milan was fallen in the same manner, when he tried to play a shot high in the air and it went straight into the hands of Imad Wasim. Sohail Tanvir struck.
Afridi made a quick 17 in the end, he hit 1 wonderful six and was about to hit another one but the last over was finished. He remained the not out batsman with Sammy.