The 12th Match of Pakistan Super League 2021 played today between Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators, in which Islamabad United defeated Quetta Gladiators by 6 wickets.
Islamabad United won the toss and invited Quetta Gladiators to bat first, Quetta Gladiators batted first scored 156 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 over, Quetta Gladiators started very badly, Saim Ayub and Cameron Delport came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone very quickly just in 7 runs, Saim Ayub dismissed for 5 runs in 3 balls, next batsman Faf du Plessis came to bat, and played well for a while, second wicket fell in 21 runs, Cameron Delport dismissed just for 1 runs in 3 balls, next batsman Sarfaraz Ahmed came to bat, meanwhile Faf du Plessis dismissed as a third wicket after playing 17 runs 11 balls, after that Azam Khan came to bat, and he dismissed just for 4 runs in 9 balls, next batsman Ben Cutting came to bat, and played well with Sarfaraz Ahmed, fifth wicket fell in 71 runs, Ben Cutting dismissed after scoring 23 runs in 17 balls, next batsman Mohammad Nawaz came to bat, and handled the inning with a half-century parternership with Sarfaraz Ahmed, sixth wicket fell in 134 runs, Sarfaraz Ahmed dismissed after playing a brillint half-centiry inning of 54 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 3 boundries in 41 balls, after that Zahid Mahmood came to bat, and he dismissed just for 5 runs in 7 balls, next batsman Dale Steyn came to bat, and he remain unbeaten without playing any ball, and Mohammad Nawaz played brillint unbitean inning of 31 run with the help of 1 six and 1 boundry in 29 balls. In this way, Quetta Gladiators batted first after losing the toss, scored 156 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 157 runs in front of Islamabad United.
Islamabad United Bowlers performed brilliantly, Faheem Ashraf took 3 wickets just for 11 runs, Hasan Ali took 2 wickets for 23 runs, and Shadab Khan got 1 wicket.
Islamabad United chasing 157 runs in the second inning, achieved the target very easily by losing just 4 wickets in 17 overs and won the match by 6 wickets. Islamabad United started very well, Paul Stirling and Alex Hales came to bat and started brillinty with half-century partnership of 76 runs, the first wicket fell in 76 runs, Alex Hales dismissed after playing a brilliant quick inning of 23 runs with the help 5 boundaries in just 13 balls, next batsman Rohail Nazir came to bat, and played well with Paul Stirling, the second wicket fell in 93 runs, Paul Stirling dismissed after playing a brilliant half-century inning of 56 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 8 boundaries in just 33 balls, after that Shadab Khan came to bat, and played well with Rohail Nazir, third wicket fell in 130 runs, Rohail Nazir dismissed after playing brillint inning of 34 runs with the help of 1 six and 4 boundries in 28 balls, next batsman Asif Ali came to bat, meanwhile fourth wicket fell in 143 runs, Shadab Khan dismissed after scoring 21 runs in 17 balls, after that Hussain Talat came to bat, and remain upbitean for 1 runs with Asif Ali, and Asif Ali played played an unbeaten inning of 16 runs in 10 balls. In this way, Islamabad United chasing 157 runs in the second inning, achieved the target very easily by losing just 4 wickets in 17 overs, and won the match by 6 wickets.
Quetta Gladiators Bowlers Zahid Mahmood took 2 wickets, Dale Steyn, and Mohammad Hasnain got 1-1 wicket.
Islamabad United bowler Faheem Ashraf selected the best player of the match, he took 3 wickets just for 11 runs in his spell.