Match 23: Quetta Beat Peshawar to Qualify for PSL 2019 Top-Four

Yet another win for Quetta Gladiators after winning the toss helps them qualify for the top-four of the on-going fourth edition of PSL.

Batting first, Zalmi started the innings with flair as Kamran Akmal and Andre Fletcher made a solid start to the first-innings.

After a number of failed performances, Kamran Akmal made a superb 72 runs from 50 deliveries but it was all in vein.

Kieron Pollard chipped in with with 44 runs off just 21 deliveries.

Zalmi cumulated a total of 165 runs at the end of 20 overs, which was chased down by Gladiators in the 18th over.

For Gladiators, Shane Watson scored a phenomenal 91 from 55 deliveries and he was patiently helped by Ahmed Shehzad, who seemed out of touch his entire innings but still managed 50 runs.

This victory has helped Quetta qualify for the top four with two games to go.

Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2019 is back after the break and the action now moves to Abu Dhabi.

Two matches are scheduled today as two top teams, Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators lock horns for the first spot, while the second match is to be played between the bottom two teams, Karachi Kings and Multan Sultans.

Here is everything you need to know about the first clash.

Quetta Gladiators have won the toss and elected to bowl first.

Match Details

Date Monday, March 04, 2019
Time 04:30 PM PST
Umpires Ranmore Martinesz (SL),
Asif Yaqoob (PAK)
Match Referee Mohammad Anees (PAK)
TV Umpire Ahsan Raza (PAK)


The two teams have encountered eleven times in the history of PSL, winning 5 each with one no result.

Playing XI

Peshawar Zalmi:
Kamran Akmal (WK), Imam-ul-Haq, Umar Amin, Liam Dawson, Andre Fletcher, Kieron Pollard, Darren Sammy (C), Hasan Ali, Wahab Riaz, Sameen Gul, Umaid Asif

Quetta Gladiators:
Ahsan Ali, Shane Watson, Ahmed Shehzad, Rilee Rossouw, DJ Bravo, Umar Akmal, Sarfraz Ahmed (C, WK), Mohammad Nawaz, Sohail Tanveer, Muhammad Hasnain, Fawad Ahmed

For more information, check out our PSL coverage.

Feature Writer