Peshawar will lock horns with Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in the 27th match of the Super Eight round of the National T20 Cup 2023 at the National Bank Cricket Arena in Karachi on December 8. Peshawar have played a total of six matches so far, where they have won all and are comfortably placed top of the table. FATA, on the other hand, have been able to win just one game from their six matches, being placed in seventh place.
Peshawar squared off against Rawalpindi in their last encounter, where Rawalpindi won the toss and elected to bat. It was a match they would like to forget and move on ahead as soon as possible. They never really could get going and kept losing wickets one after the other, being bowled out for just an under-par total of 107. Peshawar started in a better manner and had decent partnerships. They won the match easily by seven wickets with 40 balls still remaining. Mohammed Imran had a brilliant game, scalping six wickets and being adjudged Player of the Match.
FATA played against Karachi Whites in their last match, where the toss was won by Karachi Whites and they elected to field. Being put to bat, FATA lost a wicket early but had a good second-wicket partnership to bring them back into the game. They kept scoring decently but kept losing wickets as well due to which they could only score 139 runs. Karachi were brilliant right from the start, as they had an opening stand of 105 runs, which sealed the match for them. They eventually won the game easily by eight wickets.