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DUBAI – Quetta Gladiators beat Lahore Qalandars by 8 runs in the second T20 match of Pakistan Super League’s second edition at Dubai International Cricket Stadium

The gladiators had set a target of 136 runs with the help of Rilee Rossouw, who was the only Quetta batsman who scored 60 off 47. His innings included three fours and two sixes. Asad Shafiq made 29 off 28 deliveries.

For Lahore, PSL debutant Mohammad Irfan junior got three wickets for 26 runs, Sohail Tanvir and Sunil Naine got two wickets.

However, the Lahore Qalandars could only score 128 runs after losing all wickets in 18.4 overs. JJ Roy scored 27 runs off 14 balls, BB McCullum scored 20 runs off 11 balls and Fakhar Zaman 11 runs.

For Quetta, Zulfiqar Babar got two wickets for 31 runs and Hassan Khan also got two wickets for 10 runs.

Brendon McCullum led Lahore Qalandars whereas Sarfraz Ahmed Quetta Gladiators.

The match started at 04:00 PM Pakistan time, which corresponds to 03:30 PM Indian time, 11:00 GMT and 03:00 PM according to UAE time.

Where to watch: All matches will air on PTV Sports and Ten Sports. Similarly, cricket enthusiasts of the world can catch live action on MENA – OSN, Africa – Startimes, Bangladesh – Gazi TV, UK – A plus, channel 44, Prime TV, Geo TV, Caribbean – Flow TV, USA – A Plus, Afghanistan – Moby.

PLS Rankings– Lahore Qalandars 5, Quatta Gladiators 1

Squads

Lahore Qalandar: Brendon McCullum (c) ,Sunil Narine, Umar Akmal, Sohail Tanvir, Jason Roy, Yasir Shah, James Franklin, Mohammad Rizwan, Cameron Delport, Azhar Ali, Aamer Yamin, Zafar Gohar, Fakhar Zaman, Bilawal Bhatti, Ghulam Mudassir, Usman Qadir.

Quetta Gladiators: Kevin Pietersen, Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Ahmed Shehzad, Moeen Ali, Luke Wright, Anwar Ali, Tymal Mills, Umar Gul, Zulfiqar Babar, Mohammad Nawaz, Rilee Rossouw, Asad Shafiq, Saad Nasim, Umer Amin, Hassan Khan, Noor Ali.