Over 2 – Islamabad United 13/1 (Hales 0*, Duminy 1*)
(1.6) OUT! Back of a length, once again he cuts down the width, and Ronchi, trying that dab to third man once again, only manages a bottom-edge into his stumps
(1.3) SIX! another short one, this one’s dug in with more effort and is angled slightly further across.
(1.2) FOUR! pull flat and hard to the left of deep square leg
Rahat Ali comes to bowl
Over 1 – Islamabad United 2/0 (Ronchi 0*, Duminy 1*)
JP Duminy and Luke Ronchi are opening the inning for Islamabad United, Mohammad Nawaz bowls the new ball.
Quetta Gladiators Inning
Over 20 – Quetta Gladiators 147/7 (Rossouw 15*, Hassan 16*)
(19.4) SIX! Flat six by Hassan Khan, he gets his momentum finds a gap a smacked it.
Sami to bowl the last over
Over 19 – Quetta Gladiators 135/7 (Rossouw 15*, Hassan 4*)
(18.1) SIX! Wonderful shot by Rossouw, a nicely chipped lofted drive over mid-off.
Over 18 – Quetta Gladiators 126/7 (Rossouw 7*, Hassan 3*)
Over 17 – Quetta Gladiators 122/7 (Rossouw 5*, Hassan 1*)
(16.5) OUT! Another wicket by Faheem Ashraf and Duminy takes it again in the deep
Nawaz is the new batsman
(16.1) OUT! Straightforward catch by Duminy, a soft dismissal. Anwar Ali has gone.
Faheem comes to bat
Over 16 – Quetta Gladiators 118/5 (Rossouw 5*, Anwar 2*)
(15.1) OUT! misses a full toss does Sarfraz. He backs away, opening up the off side, but the bowler may have been looking for the yorker and gets it very wrong.
Over 15 – Quetta Gladiators 111/4 (Rossouw 0*, Sarfraz 43*)
(14.2) FOUR! It’s a no ball and goes away to the boundary
Rossouw comes to bat
(14.1) OUT! Umar Amin tries to hit big but couldn’t make it. Taken over the long on
Amad Butt continues
Over 14 – Quetta Gladiators 104/3 (Umar 28*, Sarfraz 38*)
(13.5) SIX! Charges down at this, gets to the pitch and hoicks the ball over midwicket. Too good from Sarfraz
Over 13 – Quetta Gladiators 93/3 (Umar 26*, Sarfraz 29*)
(12.2) SIX! caught and dropped on the long-off boundary! Full and wide, Amin just extends his lofted drive.
Amad Butt continues
Over 11 – Quetta Gladiators 82/3 (Umar 18*, Sarfraz 26*)
Over 10 – Quetta Gladiators 78/3 (Umar 16*, Sarfraz 24*)
(10.6) FOUR! Short-ball and punched it hard. just one bounce before the boundary
(10.5) FOUR! Backs away, the bowler doesn’t want to bowl in his area, so it’s short and wide. Carved away over backward point for four.
(10.1) SIX! Smashed it over the deep mid-wicket. Perfect timing by the skipper
Over 10 – Quetta Gladiators 60/3 (Umar 15*, Sarfraz 7*)
Shadab comes into the attack
Over 9 – Quetta Gladiators 55/3 (Umar 13*, Sarfraz 4*)
Hussain Talat bowls
Over 8 – Quetta Gladiators 47/3 (Umar 11*, Sarfraz 2*)
Over 7 – Quetta Gladiators 41/3 (Umar 9*, Sarfraz 0*)
Sarfraz comes to bat
(6.6) WICKET! or his typical drag-flick into the leg side but the ball is just too far wide outside off. Takes the inside edge and an easy catch for the keeper.
Faheem Ashraf continues
Over 6 – Quetta Gladiators 36/2 (Umar 5*, Pietersen 5*)
(5.6) SIX! superb from KP! Overpitched around off, flicked away nonchalantly through midwicket.
(5.2) OUT! Jason Roy missed the bowl pitched on the off-stump, Amad Butt takes it
Over 5 – Quetta Gladiators 29/1 (Umar 3*, Roy 17*)
Faheem Ashraf comes to bowl
Over 4 – Quetta Gladiators 27/1 (Umar 2*, Roy 16*)
Sami comes to bowl
Over 3 – Quetta Gladiators 19/1 (Umar 1*, Roy 11*)
Umar Amin is the new batsman
(2.5) OUT! picks out long-on! Flat and quick, Watson goes back and looks to pull again, but is slightly hurried on the pull.
(2.4) SIX! slightly slower, Watson picks the length, rocks back and nails his pull over midwicket.
Over 2 – Quetta Gladiators 11/0 (Watson 1*, Roy 10*)
(1.6) FOUR! too straight again, picked off for four.
Over 1 – Quetta Gladiators 5/0 (Watson 0*, Roy 5*)
(0.4) FOUR! too flat again, short. Roy gets bat on his pull this time, finds the gap in front of square
Shane Watson and Jason Roy are opening the batting for Quetta. Samit Patel has got the new ball in his hand.
Quetta Gladiators have won the toss and elected to bat first against Islamabad United.