Peshawar Zalmi captain Wahab Riaz, who is second on the points table this season for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020, has vowed to defeat the Lahore Qalandars at his home, saying the plan against Ben Dunk Has been made
Speaking to media representatives during the team practice at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore, Wahab Riaz said, "I have played more cricket in Lahore and Gaddafi Stadium and here is my house but my heart beats with Peshawar Zalmi.
He said that I have been playing for Peshawar Zalmi all these years and will win against the Lahore Qalandars.
The PSL match between Peshawar Zalmi and Lahore Qalandars will be played tomorrow (March 10) at Gaddafi Stadium.
Peshawar Zalmi's team so far has scored 9 points with four victories in 8 matches and is second on the table and with one victory it will reach the playoffs.
On the other hand, the Lahore Qalandars is in fifth place with 3 wins and 4 defeats in 7 matches and have gained 6 points.
Talking about the team, Wahab Riaz said that Haider Ali is a talented player and playing his role well and we want him to play his natural game in the field.
On a question regarding Omar Amin's inclusion in the next match, he said that the team will be selected for tomorrow's match based on the season and the pitch.
"There is no doubt that Ben Dink is a good player and he has won the Lahore Qalandars in two games alone," Wahab Riaz said, citing Lahore Qalandars offensive lineman Ben Dink.
He said that Peshawar Zalmi has made a special plan against Ben Dink and needs to be implemented.
Ben Dunk broke his record for most sixes in a match in PSL history yesterday and helped the Qalandars win the Karachi Kings by scoring 99 runs off 12 overs.
Referring to the teams' position in the PSL, Zalmi said that there are equal opportunities for all teams in the tournament where any team can go to playoffs, so remaining matches are important.
Wahab Riaz said that the next two matches are important for Peshawar Zalmai and we will try to win in this and especially victory against Lahore Qalandars is essential.