Match 10: Peshawar Zalmi Vs Quetta Gladiators

Bilal Qadir

Match 10: Peshawar Zalmi Vs Quetta Gladiators

Welcome to another thrilling day at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Today, the 10th match of Pakistan Super League was played between Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators. Both teams were the finalist of last year Pakistan Super League. Their matches were always close and nail bitter matches. Fan of cricket love to watch their game. Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and decided to field first. There were two changes in Peshawar Zalmi Squad. Sameen Gul and Sabbir Rehman in replace of Ibtisam Sheikh and Chris Jordan. While there was only change in the team of Quetta Gladiators. Rilee Rossouw in replace of Mahmudullah. Shane Watson and Asad Shafiq were to start the inning for Quetta Gladiators. Good tight bowling from Peshawar Zalmi. After 2 overs, Quetta Gladiators were 6 for 0. Young Sameen Gul took the wicket of Asad Shafiq. He scored 9 runs from 10 balls. That was good catch by Sabbir Rehman. That was an early breakthrough for Peshawar Zalmi. Darren Sammy dropped the catch off Shane Watson and on next ball, he hit six to Muhammad Asghar. 13 runs were scored in the 1st over of Muhammad Asghar. After 5 overs Quetta Gladiators were 29 for 1. Shane Watson and Umar Amin were on the crease. Peshawar Zalmi missed run out the chance of Shane Watson. Luck was with Shane Watson. 22 runs were scored in the 7th over. Shane Watson hit three huge sixes to Muhammad Asghar in this over. He was looking dangerous. Darren Sammy had already dropped his catch. So he would try to play long inning here till the end. Darren Sammy took the wicket of Umar Amin. He scored 11 runs from 16 balls. Kevin Pietersen was the new batsman. Khalid Usman took the wicket of Shane Watson who was looking extremely dangerous. He scored 47 runs from 32 balls. Rilee Rossouw was the new batsman. After 10 overs, Quetta Gladiators were 68 for 3. Darren Sammy took the big wicket. He took the wicket of Kevin Pietersen. He scored 5 runs from 6 balls. Sarfraz Ahmed was the new batsman. Now Quetta Gladiators were under pressure. Darren Sammy got injured. It might be cramp or hamstring on the knee. After 15 overs Quetta Gladiators were 110 for 4. 
 

 

 

Anwar Ali Hit Wicket

Umaid Asif dropped the catch of Rilee Rossouw. Umaid Asif took the wicket of Rilee Rossouw. He scored 37 runs from 25 balls. Muhammad Nawaz was the new batsman. Wahab Riaz took the wicket of Sarfraz Ahmed. He scored 17 runs from 15 balls. Anwar Ali was the new batsman. Umaid Asif took the wicket of Muhammad Nawaz. He scored 3 runs from 5 balls. John Hastings was the new batsman. Wahab Riaz took the wicket of Anwar Ali. He scored 3 runs from 4 balls. Hassan Khan was the new batsman. In last 5 overs, Quetta Gladiators scored 31 runs. Good tight bowling from Peshawar Zalmi Bowlers at the end of Innings. Quetta Gladiators set the target of 142 runs for Peshawar Zalmi. Shane Watson was the highest scorer from Quetta Gladiators. He scored 47 runs from 32 balls. Wahab Riaz, Umaid Asif and Darren Sammy took 2 wickets each. Tamim Iqbal and Kamran Akmal were opening the innings for Peshawar Zalmi. Anwar Ali to bowl the 1st over. He gave 11 runs in 1st over. Shane Watson was to bowl the 2nd over. He just gave 3 runs. After 2 overs, Peshawar Zalmi were 14 for 0. Shane Watson took the wicket of Kamran Akmal. He scored 10 runs from 8 balls. Dwayne Smith was the new batsman. After 5 overs, Peshawar Zalmi were 29 for 1. Both Dwayne Smith and Tamim Iqbal were playing sensibly. They were trying to understand the conditions. Dwayne Smith bashed 18 runs to John Hastings in his 1st over. Muhammad Nawaz took the wicket of Dwayne Smith. He scored 23 runs from 14 balls. Muhammad Hafeez was the new batsman. After 10 overs, Peshawar Zalmi were 76 for 2. Both Muhammad Hafeez and Tamim Iqbal were building the solid partnership. Quetta Gladiators were looking for the wicket. After 15 overs, Quetta Gladiators were 107 for 2. Muhammad Hafeez and Tamim Iqbal were playing good. They were looking forward to finishing the game. Quetta Gladiators needed 35 runs from 30 balls with 8 wickets in hand. John Hastings took the wicket of Muhammad Hafeez who was looking dangerous. He scored 29 runs from 34 balls. 

Darren Sammy Celebrating after winning the match

Sabbir Rehman was the new batsman. Tamim Iqbal run out. He scored 36 runs from 38 balls. Khalid Usman was the new batsman. Two new batsmen were on the crease. Good chance for Quetta Gladiators to come back in the match. Peshawar needed 28 runs from 18 balls with 6 wickets in hand. Well, this was t20 game and anything could happen. Peshawar needed 22 runs from 12 balls with 6 wickets in hand. Sabbir Rahman was the key here because he had more experience than Khalid Usman. Rahat Ali took the wicket of Sabbir Rehman. He scored 11 runs from 11 balls. Darren Sammy was the new batsman. Peshawar needed 10 runs in last over. Peshawar needed 3 from 5 balls. Darren Sammy you beauty. He has won the game for Peshawar. Peshawar Zalmi won the match by 5 wickets.  

Final Score Card Match 10

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