PSL3: Gladiators to take on United tonight
Sharjah (Web Desk): Pakistan Super League third edition (PSL3) action now shifts to Sharjah for the next 7 games and the first one of them will be played tonight between the Islamabad United and the Quetta Gladiators.
The match will begin at 09.00 pm Pakistan Standard Time (PST).
Islamabad has had a bit of a mixed bag in the tournament as they have won one and lost one and it’s been the same story for Quetta as well.
The winners of the inaugural edition of the cricket league lost their first match of the campaign to Peshawar Zalmi to 34 runs but made a comeback by ending the unbeaten streak of Multan Sultans, beating the new comers by five wickets.
While Quetta lost to Karachi by 19 runs in their first match before pulling off a comfortable nine wicket win against Lahore Qalandars in Dubai and will now look for their second win.
Here are the squads for both teams:
Islamabad United: Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Alex Hales, Sam Billings, Mohammad Hasan, Chadwick Walton, Rohail Nazir, Luke Ronchi, Amad Butt, Jean-Paul Duminy, Hussain Talat, Samit Patel, Andre Russell, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Samuel Badree, Steven Finn, Mohammad Sami, Rumman Raees and Zafar Gohar.
Quetta Gladiators: Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Rilee Rossouw, Jason Roy, Kevin Pietersen, Rameez Raja, Asad Shafiq, Shane Watson, Umar Amin, Mohammad Nawaz, Mahmudullah, Jofra Archer, Saad Ali, Saud Shakeel, Rashid Khan, Anwar Ali, Hassan Khan Mohammad, Mir Hamza, Rahat Ali and Hasan Khan.