Published On: Mon, Feb 8th, 2016

Quetta Gladiators Beats To Peshawar Zalmi By 3 Wickets In In Pakistan Super League 2016


Quetta Gladiators clinched 3rd consecutive win in first PSL over Peshawar Zalmi in very tight PSL game by 3 wickets in result of terrific bowling spell introduced by Mohammad Nawaz.


In those days, first PSL international domestic cricket format is playing by different teams in presence of world class foreign cricketers at Dubai. Quetta Gladiators beat to Peshawar Zalmi by 3 wickets in a nail-biting contest and winning team also took third consecutive victory.


According to sports news portal underrated Quetta Gladiators flying high in shape of winning first three games in captaincy of Sarfraz Ahmed.

He won the toss and elected to field first in allotted 20 overs, Peshawar Zalmi struggled well but set no big target in shape of 135 for the help of Darren Sammy’s considering innings 48 on 31 balls.

When Gladiators starts batting to chase 135 took first loss on 35 when Ahmed Shehzad dismissed and after few moments English all rounder Luke Wright out on same total. Kevin Pietersen played well and made fantastic 35 runs and captain introduced only 21 runs but team got success on loss of 7 wickets.

Captain of Zalmi named Shahid Khan Afridi and fast bowler Wahab Riaz took two wickets each for their team. In last over of that tight game, Quetta needs only 7 runs in last over so, Elton Chigumbura introduced terrific stroke against Wahab in shape of boundary but young bowler Mohammad Nawaz declared PSL man of the match because he got three important wickets.

Quetta also stabilized his position at points table with 6 points, Zalmi batsmen did not prove their class in short form cricket and all team smashed by Gladiators bowlers on just 135 in which West Indies senior all rounder named Darren Sammy try to click with bat but gave his wicket on 48 runs.