Quetta Gladiators are out
Quetta Gladiators are out of the playoffs after losing by 117 runs to Multan Sultans in the 25th match of Pakistan Super League (PSL).
Multan Sultans captain Muhammad Rizwan won the toss and elected to bat first. Multan Sultans openers Mohammad Rizwan and Shaun Masood gave the team a 119-run lead against Quetta Gladiators.
Quetta bowlers looked helpless in front of both the batsmen. Shaun Masood was dismissed for 57 runs, Mohammad Irfan made Shaun Masood LBW. Rousseau batted at lightning speed and scored 71 off 26 balls. Khushdal Shah scored 10 runs off 4 balls.
Captain Rizwan, playing responsibly
Captain Rizwan, playing responsibly, scored 83 off 54 balls and remained unbeaten.
In the allotted 20 overs, Multan scored 245 runs for the loss of 3 wickets. Irfan, Mudassar and Naseem Shah took one wicket each for Quetta. In pursuit of Multan Sultans’ target of 245 runs, Quetta team could not perform well and piled up 128.
Quetta Gladiators batsmen could resist for only 15.5 overs. 8 players could not even enter the double figure, Jason Roy scored 38 runs.
Quetta Gladiators batsmen
After winning the toss, Mohammad Rizwan said that he would try to retain the first position in the points table by winning all his matches.
On this occasion, the captain of Quetta Gladiators Sarfraz Ahmed will decide the match for us, will try to make it possible to reach the next stage by giving Sultans.
Masood, Aamir Azmat, Khushdal Shah, Tim David, Riley Russo, Asif Afridi, Roman Raees, Blessing Mozarbani and Imran Tahir. It should be noted that Gladiators will have to win this match to stay in the tournament.