Sharjah (February 28, 2018): Quetta Gladiators restricted Islamabad United to 134 runs in the first match of the Sharjah leg of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) on Wednesday.
Both the teams made changes in their squad as Misbah-ul-Haq and JP Duminy joined United’s final playing-11, while John Hastings and Mahmudullah are featuring for the Gladiators.
Fast bowler Anwar Ali gave an early breakthrough to Quetta after taking down United’s opener Chadwick Walton for eight runs in his second over of the match.With an absolute gem of a delivery, Rahat Ali bowled Asif Ali (6) on his very first ball of the match.
Spinner Hasan Khan’s arm ball ended Luke Ronchi’s (43) time on the crease.Skipper Misbah-ul-Haq walked back to the dugout as he was caught in the deep by Mahmudullah on the bowl of Shane Watson. On a strike rate of 88, Misbah scored 22 runs.
Both the teams have won one match and lost one match so far.