Quetta Gladiators

Shakeel’s unbeaten 88 Takes Quetta Gladiators to the playoffs after four year

Quetta Gladiators 169-4 (Saud Shakeel 88*, Jahandad Khan 2-30) defeated Lahore Qalandars 166-4 (Abdullah Shafeeq 59*, Shaheen Shah Afridi 55, Abrar ul haq 2-31) by 6wickets.

Wasim Junior Massive Six

Quetta Gladiators Mohammad Wasim Junior hit a massive six towards the leg side of Shaheen Shah Afridi’s last ball and put Quetta into the playoffs after 4 long years. Gladiators were so boring before this as their management made bold decisions and replaced their captain.

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Bad Luck of Qalandars

This is continuously the second game of Lahore Qalandars in which they cannot finish the last ball win into their account, experienced bowlers like Zaman Khan and Shaheen Shah Afridi failed badly against kings and gladiators. Now karachi kings and Lahore qalandar are out of the Pakistan super league.

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Lahore Qalandars have had an alarming season as they are winners of two consecutive seasons of HBL PSL, but they had won only 1 game out of 10 in this year’s PSL 9. This is the worst season they ever head. Management already declared that injuries led to that situation as well as availability of some foreign players also made the difference. 

Quetta Gladiators into Playoffs

The fourth spot has been occupied by the Quetta Gladiators after securing 11 points and can easily be into the top two if they beat the Multan Sultans in the last game on Tuesday, The Sultans are the table-toppers of this HBL PSL even after Imad Wasim of Islamabad united hits last 2 balls six and four to take his team into playoffs.

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Heroic knock of Saud Shakil

The hero of the match was Saud Shakil who stayed on the crease till the end and anchored Gladiators to a historic chase of 169-4 with his unbeaten 88 in just 65 balls, which includes two consecutive boundaries to Afridi with four and six. In the end, Wasim Junior also smashed a six at the mid-wicket to break the hopes of Qalandars. 

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Jahandad Khan was the only impressive bowler from Lahore who dismissed the inform batsman of the Quetta gladiators taking the important wicket of Jason Roy at 18 and Skipper Rilee Rousouw at 13 before Saud Shakil’s master class started. 

Afridi Quick 50

In the very first innings, Shaheen Shah Afridi promoted himself while Lahore was 3 down at the crease. Then he came and conquered the national stadium karachi with his majestic batting while scoring 55. His opening partner Abdullah Shafiq takes good form after scoring 59 to take Lahore Qalandars to a defending total of 166. 

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Abdullah & Shaheen Partnership

91 runs partnership with Abdullah Shafiq while hitting 2 fours and 4 enormous sixes Abdullah Shafiq was also so hard on the Quetta gladiators by scoring 59 of just 39 balls in the first innings of the historic match played on Sunday.

The Pakistan Super League was the first day of this season both of the matches were decided on the last ball finish, once by Shoaib Malik hitting 4 runs while the second one was Muhammad Wasim junior hitting a long six at mid-wicket to Pakistan’s prime fast bowler shaheen shah afridi while on daylight

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