Toss Quetta Gladiators decide to subject v Peshawar Zalmi
Regardless of the facet batting first having gained 5 of the seven matches in Karachi this yr, Quetta Gladiators opted to stay to the system that has served them so effectively. Sarfraz Ahmed referred to as appropriately on the toss, and determined to stay Peshawar in to bat. Quetta have gained all three matches between the edges this yr, and a fourth immediately would give them their first PSL title.
Either side are unchanged the ultimate, which suggests Liam Dawson, who was so instrumental earlier within the season, misses out. Misbah-ul-Haq, who was captain of the Islamabad United facet that gained two of the primary three titles, additionally misses out on a slot within the last. Daren Sammy stated he believed something above 180 could be a difficult rating to chase down, and was assured there was sufficient firepower in his batting ranks to offer Peshawar a second PSL title in three years.
Quetta stepping into with the identical lineup means Fawad Ahmed has recovered from the nasty facial harm he suffered that required dental surgical procedure in addition to stitches. He has been Quetta’s greatest spinner by far, and if totally match, might be a critical weapon afterward within the innings to the likes of Pollard and Sammy, preferring tempo on the ball.
Peshawar Zalmi: 1 Kamran Akmal (wk), 2 Imam-ul-Haq, three Sohaib Maqsood, four Umar Amin, 5 Nabi Gul, 6 Kieron Pollard, 7 Daren Sammy (capt), eight Chris Jordan, 9 Wahab Riaz, 10 Tymal Mills, 11 Hasan Ali
Quetta Gladiators: 1 Shane Watson, 2 Ahmed Shehzad, three Ahsan Ali, four Rilee Rossouw, 5 Umar Akmal, 6 Sarfraz Ahmed (capt & wk), 7 Dwayne Bravo, eight Mohammad Nawaz, 9 Sohail Tanvir, 10 Mohammad Hasnain, 11 Fawad Ahmed