KARACHI: Quetta Gladiators, the champions of the 2019 edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), will face two times former champions Islamabad United in match 12 in Karachi on Monday.
Quetta have lost all three games initially. They were first outplayed by the Karachi Kings before being knocked down by Lahore Qalandars and Peshawar Zalmi.
This Quetta has still not lost hopes of bouncing back. Sarfaraz Ahmed is back in form, scoring 81 against Zalmi in the losing cause.
The Shadab-led Islamabad United is placed in the middle of the table with two wins from three games. They are also eyeing a comeback after the defeat to Peshawar Zalmi.
Islamabad United: Alex Hales, Asif Ali, Fawad Ahmed, Faheem Ashraf, Hussain Talat, Musa Khan, Shadab Khan, Zafar Gohar, Hassan Ali, Paul Stirling, Lewis Gregory, Phil Salt, Rohail Nazir, Ali Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Ahmed Saifi Abdullah, Zeeshan Zameer
Quetta Gladiators: Anwar Ali, Azam Khan, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Naseem Shah, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Zahid Mahmood, Dale Steyn, Tom Banton, Usman Khan Shinwari, Cameron Delport, Qais Ahmad, Abdul Nasir, Saim Ayub, Arish Ali Khan, Usman Khan, Faf du Plessis, Dale Steyn.