Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators: PSL 2020, Match 9, Preview


Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators: PSL 2020, Match 9, Preview

Defending champions Quetta Gladiators will face two-time champions Islamabad United within the ninth match of PSL on the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in the present day.

The match will begin at 7pm.

Both groups that are enjoying their fourth recreation of the event have 4 factors every from the three matches they’ve performed to this point.

Heavyweights of the event, Islamabad United lifted the inaugural title in 2016 after which in 2018. They completed fourth in 2017 and third in 2019.

Gladiators had been the runners-up for the primary two consecutive years — in 2016 and 2017. They completed fourth in 2018 and received the championship final 12 months.

Islamabad United led by younger all-rounder Shadab Khan has one of many strongest groups on paper with South African batsman Colin Ingram and Colin Munro, quick bowler Dale Steyn, English batsmen Dawid Malan and Phil Salt, and New Zealander batsman wicket-keeper Luke Ronchi.

Among the Pakistani cricketers are all-rounders Faheem Ashraf, Hussain Talat together with Shadab Khan, batsmen Asif Ali, Rizwan Hussain and Saif Badar. The bowling division is made up of Muhammad Musa, Amad Butt, Rumman Raees, Zafar Gohar and Akif Javed.

The Sarfaraz Ahmed-led Quetta Gladiators have one other robust squad with the likes of all-rounder Shane Watson, Keemo Paul, Jason Roy, Ben Cutting, Fawad Ahmed and Tymal Mills.

Among the Pakistani gamers are batsmen Ahmed Shehzad, Khurram Manzoor and Ahsan Ali together with promising batsman Azam Khan, bowlers Mohammad Hasnain and Mohammad Nawaz, Sohail Khan, Abdul Nasir and Aarish Ali Khan.