Peshawar Zalmi followers Wahab Riaz, Imam ul Haq and Shoaib Malik cracked hilarious jokes throughout a crew huddle on the National Stadium in Karachi on Saturday evening.
It was an thrilling conflict between the Zalmis and the Qalandars with the latter clinching an thrilling win on the finish of the sport.
However, Mohammad Hafeez’s innings was not the one spotlight of the match. Ramiz Raja interrupted a crew huddle comprising Wahab, Malik and Imam. Needless to say, hilarious banter adopted.
“Guys, what are you talking about? Can you hear us?” requested Ramiz because the three Zalmi stars chatted.
“Yes, Ramiz bhai. We are trying to make sure he [Imam] becomes a good wicketkeeper,” replied Wahab, making Ramiz snicker.
Malik intervened at that time with a witty remark.
“You know the catch that went high up in the air, Ramiz bhai? I told him to take off the [wicketkeeping] gloves and take it [with his bare hands],” chirped Malik.
“I didn’t have time to do that. By that time, the ball came down [for the catch],” stated Imam.
“Guys, tell me. Can’t you time-out Hafeez?” requested Ramiz, referring to the Qalandars batsman who had gone for a washroom break.
“These things are very necessary for him, Ramiz bhai,” stated Wahab, inducing one other spherical of hysterical laughter from the commentator because the digicam turned in direction of Hafeez, who was seen operating again to take his place on the crease.
Hafeez wins it for the Qalandars
Lahore Qalandars had crushed Peshawar Zalmi by 5 wickets within the Eliminator 1 of the PSL 2020.
The greatest innings of Mohammad Hafeez’s PSL profession was instrumental in a Lahore Qalandars run chase that at one level was on the verge of a meltdown with Lahore 33-3.
Hafeez fashioned an important partnership with Ben Dunk, then Samit Patel and lastly with David Wiese however most significantly, stayed until the top to make sure that his crew bought residence.
He completed with a 46-ball 74.
With the victory, the Qalandars keep alive and can face Multan Sultans for a spot within the last reverse Karachi Kings.
Zalmi, in the meantime, had been knocked out of the event with the defeat.