Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators: The 25th Match of the sixth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) is all set to be played between Multan Sultans and Quetta Gladiators in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
Both sides have occupied the bottom two spots of the points table, however, both of them are coming off on the back of a win in their last game.
Multan Sultans have scripted a great turnaround ever since they have landed in UAE. In their last three games, they have won 2 games and skipper M Rizwan was at the heart of both the wins. Speaking of the last game, Multan Sultans restricted Islamabad United to 166 runs in the first innings. However, it didn’t prove enough for the opposition as Multan Sultans chased down the total in just 16.3 overs.
Skipper Mohammad Rizwan led from the front, scoring an unbeaten 82 off 56 balls, including 9 fours and 2 sixes. Man in form, S Maqsood also played a valiant 61-run knock off just 31 balls to guide the team to an eight-wicket win.
In comparison, Quetta Gladiators too won their last game against Lahore Qalandars. They have two games left and both are must-win for them. Ahead of the game against Multans, they need to come up with their best performance.
The Gladiators exhibited a solid performance against Lahore. After scoring a competitive 158 in 20 overs, Quetta bundle out Lahore for just 140 runs in the second innings. Tim David scored 46 off 27 balls, however, none of the other batters stood up for Lahore.
Usman Shinwari led the way with the ball, returning with figures of 3 for 32 in 4 overs. Khurram Shahzad too picked three wickets, while M Hasnain and M Nawaz picked two wickets each.
Mohammad Rizwan (c/wk), Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Shimron Hetmyer, Sohaib Maqsood, Rilee Rossouw, Khushdil Shah, Imran Tahir, Blessing Muzarabani, Imran Khan, Shahnawaz Dhani, Sohail Tanvir
Usman Khan, Jake Weatherald, Cameron Delport, Sarfaraz Ahmed (c/wk), Azam Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Hassan Khan, Khurram Shehzad, Usman Khan Shinwari, Mohammad Hasnain, Zahoor Khan
Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators Match Details
Date: June 16, 2021
Time: 9:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
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