Dubai: Quetta Gladiators has decided to bowl first as they won the toss against Peshawar Zalmi in its first match of Pakistan Super League fourth edition.
Gladiators and Zalmi have continued with Sarfraz and Darren Sammy, respectively, as their skipper.
Quetta are banking on local talent in the form of batsman Umar Akmal and Ahmed Shehzad, who along with Mohammad Asghar and Jalat Khan, will also add much needed power to the Gladiators squad.
Peshawar Zalmi, on the other hand, are boosted by the addition of experienced batsman Misbah-ul-Haq who was previously attached to Islamabad United.
The one-time champions have in their ranks PSL’s all-time leading run-scorer Kamran Akmal and leading wicket-taker Wahab Riaz, who will make Zalmi a force to reckon with
Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Umar Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad, Shane Watson, Rilee Rossouw, Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Azam Khan, Saud Shakeel, Sunil Narine, Sohail Tanvir, Dwayne Bravo, Fawad Ahmed, Jalat Khan, Mohammad Asghar, Danish Aziz, Ahsan Ali, Ghulam Mudassar, Naseem Shah, Harry Gurney
Darren Sammy (c), Kamran Akmal, Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Sameen Gul, Khalid Usman, Umaid Asif, Liam Dawson, Misbah-ul-Haq, Kieron Pollard, Dawid Malan, Umar Amin, Sohaib Maqsood, Wayne Madsen, Nabi Gul, Jamal Anwar, Chris Jordan, Ibtisam Sheikh, Samiullah, Waqar Salamkheil