DUBAI: PSL team Lahore Qalandars held their second practice session ahead of the fourth edition of Pakistan Super League with an aim to prepare themselves for different match scenarios.
The players of Lahore Qalandars were given two match scenarios by the coach Aaqib Javed, one was to score 120 runs in 13 overs for the loss of maximum five wickets and second was to score 90 runs in seven overs.
“We are doing this practice so that players can understand how to perform according to match situation. This provides you an opportunity to know that which player is suitable for which scenario,” Aaqib told Geo.tv
Sohail Akhtar, Gohar Ali and Salman Agha displayed some good batting skills during the tasks given to them while Haris Rauf and Dilber Hussain did well with the ball.
Lahore Qalandars captain Mohammad Hafeez. — Geo News
Ahead of the session, the players also received pep talk from captain Mohammad Hafeez who informed the players about their responsibilities.
“We expect you to give 100 percent in the ground,” Hafeez told the players.
Qalandars will have a rest day on Sunday before resuming their practice from Monday.
They are also scheduled to play a warm-up match against Peshawar Zalmi before taking on Islamabad United on the opening day of PSL.