Quetta Gladiators won the Pakistan Super League 2019

Posted on March 18, 2019, 11:22 am
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The 4th season of Pakistan Super league has just finished and it was quite successful this time. The fame of the tournament is increasing day by day. If we consider the top five T20 league cricket competitions in the World, we must consider PSL as one among them. Within a very short time, it has got much popularity. Players from the different cricket playing nations used to take part here with the different franchise teams. Now, we are considering the title holder of the 4th episode. Quetta Gladiators won the Pakistan Super League 2019 and it is the first time of Quetta Gladiators to take the PSL throne.

Quetta Gladiators won the Pakistan Super League 2019However, we can consider Quetta Gladiators as the top-rated franchise team and since the beginning of the PSL in 2016, they used to show amazing performance. In the first season, they played final. But faced defeat against the Islamabad United. The team Quetta Gladiators also played the 2nd season final and in the 2nd episode, They faced defeat against Peshawar Zalmi. In the 3rd season, they were also considered as one of the most potentials but could not touch it. So, in 2019, they have finally touched the PSL title. They have defeated Peshawar Zalmi by 8 wickets and it can be called as the sweet revenge of 2017 PSL final.

The final match of Pakistan Super League 2019 took place on the 17th Marc 2019 and the host venue was National Stadium, Karachi. It was a day/ night competition which was between Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators. Earlier, in the toss session, Quetta Gladiators won it and decided to bowl first. So, Peshawar Zalmi came to bat first.

Kamran Akmal and Imam started to open the innings. In 4 runs, opener Imam was gone. He scored just 3 runs. Kamran and Sohaib made a small partnership where Kamran scored 21 runs and Sohaib scored 20 runs so far. Their top scorer was Umar Amin who scored 38 runs. Against the bowlers of Quetta Gladiators, batsmen could not present their best and as a result, in 20 overs, Peshawar Zalmi just scored 138 runs so far. Mohammad Hasnain took three wickets and Bravo took two wickets for the Quetta Gladiators so far.

The score 138 was not so big in the T20 cricket and Quetta chased the runs quite successfully. They had to play 17.5 overs where three players of the team played well. They just lost two wickets and reached the destination. Ahmed Shehzad and Rossouw remained not out with 58 and 39 runs respectfully.

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