Quetta Gladiators to face Islamabad United tonight


2019 PSL champions Quetta Gladiators will face two-time winners Islamabad United tonight in the 18th match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL)’s sixth edition at Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Stadium.

Islamabad United have won three of their five games, and they would want to bounce back after their last defeat. Quetta Gladiators have just won one of their five games and now every match is a must-win for them inorder to stay in contention for play-offs qualification.

United lost to Lahore Qalandars on June 9 in a last-over thriller and also receive a blow after it was confirmed that Faheem Ashraf may miss upcoming matches due to hand injury.

Read: Hand injury rules Faheem Ashraf out of PSL 6’s action

Meanwhile, Gladiators are hoping to turn around their fortunes and would expect their senior pros to step up.

Probable XIs

Islamabad United – Colin Munro, Usman Khawaja, Rohail Nazir, Shadab Khan, Hussain Talat, Iftikhar Ahmed, Asif Ali, Mohammad Musa, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Fawad Ahmed.

Quetta Gladiators – Saim Ayub, Usman Khan, Jake Weatherald, Faf du Plessis, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Azam Khan, Andre Russell, Mohammad Nawaz, Zahir Khan, Zahid Mehmood, Mohammad Hasnain.