Islamabad United beat Quetta Gladiators by 59 runs in exhibition match

February 15, 2018

RAWALPINDI: Chasing a mammoth target of 291 set by Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators managed 231/8 in an exhibition match between the two Pakistan Super Leauge (PSL) sides at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on Thursday.

Umer Amin made 32-ball 77 to launch the foundation for the chase, but middle-order Quetta batsman failed to capitalize the perfect start.

Earlier, Asif Ali smashed a sparking century to guide his Islamabad United team to 290.


QUETTA GLADIATORS 231/8 in 20 overs

Over 20: Quetta Gladiators 231/8

Hussain to Junaid, OUT

Hussain to Junaid, no run

Hussain to Junaid, no run

Hussain to Junaid, no run

Hussain to Junaid, no run

Muhammad Junaid sent into bat

Hussain to Moin Khan, OUT

Over 19: Quetta Gladiators 231/6

Shadab to Sarfaraz, FOUR

Shadab to Sarfaraz Ahmed, SIX

Shadab to Safaraz Ahmed, no run

Shadab to Moin Khan, 1 run

Shadab to Safaraz Ahmed, 1 run

Over 18: Quetta Gladiators 218/6

Zafar to Sarfaraz Ahmed, 1 run

Zafar to Moin Khan, dropped

Zafar to Moin Khan, no run

Sarfaraz Ahmed comes on to bat

Zafar to Anwar Ali, OUT

Zafar to Anwar Ali, SIX

Over 17: Quetta Gladiators 210/5

Asif to Anwar Ali, 1 run

Asif to Moin Khan, 1 run

Asif to Moin Khan, no run

Asif to Moin Khan, SIX

Asif to Moin Khan, SIX

Asif to Moin Khan, 4 run

Over 16: Quetta Gladiators 192/5

Waqas to Moin Khan, 1 run

Waqas to Anwar Ali, 1 run

Waqas to Anwar Ali, no run

Waqas to Razzaq, OUT

Waqas to Azam, OUT

Waqas to Azam, 2 runs

Over 15: Quetta Gladiators 188/3

Abdul Razzaq comes on to bat after Asads’ wicket

Over 11: Quetta Gladiators 142/2

Shadab to Asad, 1 run

Shadab to Azam, 1 run

Shadab to Azam, 1 run

Shadab to Asad, dropped

Over 10: Quetta Gladiators 138/2

Zafar to Azam, 1 run

Zafar to Azam, two runs

Zafar Gohar to Umer, OUT

Zafar Gohar to Umer, FOUR

Zafar Gohar to Umer, wide ball

Zafar Gohar to Asad, 1 run

Zafar Gohar to Asad, SIX

Over 9: Quetta Gladiators 123/1

Shadab to Asad, dropped

Shadab Khan to Umer, 1 run

Shadab Khan to Umer, SIX

Shadab Khan to Umer, SIX

ShadabKhan to Asad, 1 run

Shadab Khan comes on to bowl his first over

Over 8: Quetta Gladiators 108/1

Umer Amin dropped. An easy chance missed.

Over 7: Quetta Gladiators 81/1

Amad to Umer, 1 run

Amad to Umer, no run

Amad to Umer, no run

Amad to Asad, 1 run

Amad to Asad, no run

Amad to Ramiz, OUT

Over 6: Quetta Gladiators 79/0

Sami to Ramiz, 1 run

Sami to Ramiz, SIX, stand and deliver. Its a massive hit for a six

Sami to Umer, 1 run

Sami to Umer, wide ball

Sami to Umer, 2 runs

Sami to Umer, no run

Veteran pacer Sami brought into the attack

Over 5: Quetta Gladiators 70/0

Amad Butt to Umer, 1 run

Amad Butt to Umer, wide ball

Amad Butt to Umer, FOUR

Amad Butt to Umer, no run

Amad Butt to Ramiz, 1 run

Amad Butt to Ramiz, no run

Amad Butt to Ramiz, FOUR

Over 4: Quetta Gladiators 57/0

Faheem to Umer, FOUR

Faheem to Umer, FOUR

Faheem to Umer, FOUR, bad line, punished

Faheem to Umer, another wide ball

Faheem to Umer, wide, bowl goes past the wicket-keeper, poor fielding,  FOUR

Faheem to Ramiz, 1 run, doesn’t time the ball and gets a single

Faheem to Ramiz, no run

Faheem to Ramiz, FOUR

Over 3: Quetta Gladiators 34/0

Waqar to Umer, no run

Waqar to Umer, FOUR, third boundary in a row

Waqar to Umer, FOUR, glorious straight drive 

Waqar to Umer, FOUR, good shot

Waqar to Ramiz, no run, mistimes the hit and gets a single.

Waqar to Ramiz, FOUR

Waqar bowls his second over

Over 2: Quetta Gladiators 17/0

Faheem to Umer, no run

Faheem to Ramiz, 1, good straight drive for just a single 

Fhaeem to Ramiz, 6, its a massive hit

Ramiz uses his feel to hit Faheem for a four

Faheem to Ramiz, FOUR

Faheem to bowl the second over

Over 1: Quetta Gladiators 6/o

Umer Amir, Ramiz Raja open the batting for Gladiators

Quetta begin the chase as Waqar Younis bowls first over

ISLAMABAD UNITED INNINGS 290/3

A colorful concert was held in which many prominent artists including Faakhir and Aima Beg performed for the lively crowd.

Over 20: Islamabad United 290/3

Over 19: Islamabad United 271/2

Abdul Razzaq to Iftikhar, SIX

Over 18: Islamabad United 260/2

Courtesy: Islamabad United

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar, FOUR

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar, FOUR

Anwar Ali to Misbah-ul-Haq, CAUGHT OUT

Over 17: Islamabad United 249/1

Over 16: Islamabad United 243/1

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar, FOUR

Anwar Ali to Iftikhar, SIX

Over 15: Islamabad United 229/1

Faraz Ahmed to Iftikhar Ahmed, SIX

Faraz Ahmed to Misbah-ul-Haq, SIX

Faraz Ahmed to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR

Faraz Ahmed to Iftikhar, SIX

Over 14: Islamabad United 199/1

Over 12: Islamabad United 150/1

Over 11: Islamabad United 145/1

Saud to Misbah-ul-Haq, SIX

Saud to Sahibzada Farhan, CAUGHT OUT

Saud to Asif Ali, SIX

Over 10: Islamabad United 130/0

Umer Amin to Asif Ali, FOUR

Umer Amin to Asif Ali, FOUR

Umer Amin to Asif Ali, SIX

Umer Amin to Asif Ali, SIX

Over 9: Islamabad United 108/0

Nabeel to Asif Ali, SIX

Nabeel to Asif Ali, FOUR

Nabeel to Asif Ali, SIX

Nabeel to Asif Ali, SIX

Over 8: Islamabad United 84/0

Courtesy: Islamabad United

Muhammad Junaid to Asif Ali, 1 run

Muhammad Junaid to Asif Ali, 2 runs

Muhammad Junaid to Asif Ali, FOUR

Muhammad Junaid to Asif Ali, FOUR

Muhammad Junaid to Asif Ali, dot

Muhammad Junaid to Asif Ali, SIX

Over 7: Islamabad United 67/0

Over 6: Islamabad United 57/0

Muhammad Junaid to Sahibzada Farhan, 1 run

Muhammad Junaid to Sahibzada Farhan, SIX

Muhammad Junaid to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Muhammad Junaid to Sahibzada Farhan, FOUR

Muhammad Junaid to Sahibzada Farhan,

Muhammad Junaid to Asif Ali, 1 run

Over 5: Islamabad United 43/0

Faraz Ahmed to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Faraz Ahmed to Sahibzada Farhan, FOUR

Faraz Ahmed to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Faraz Ahmed to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Faraz Ahmed to Sahibzada Farhan, 1 run

Faraz Ahmed to Asif Ali, 1 run

Over 4: Islamabad United 37/0

Anwar Ali to Asif Ali, 1 run

Anwar Ali to Sahibzada Farhan, 1 run

Anwar Ali to Sahibzada Farhan, FOUR

Anwar Ali to Sahibzada Farhan, Wide

Anwar Ali to Sahibzada Farhan, SIX

Anwar Ali to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Anwar Ali to Asif Ali, 1 run

Over 3: Islamabad United 23/0

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, SIX

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, WIDE

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Abdul Razzaq to Asif Ali, 1 run

Abdul Razzaq to Asif Ali, FOUR

Abdul Razzaq to Asif Ali, FOUR

Over 2: Islamabad United 7/0

Anwar Ali to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Anwar Ali to Asif Ali, 1 run

Anwar Ali to Asif Ali, dot

Anwar Ali to Asif Ali, dot

Anwar Ali to Asif Ali, dot

Anwar Ali to Sahibzada Farhan, 1 run

Over 1: Islamabad United 5/0

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, dropped, 1 run

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, dot

Abdul Razzaq to Asif Ali, 1 run

Abdul Razzaq to Sahibzada Farhan, 3 runs

Opening batsman: Sahibzada Farhan and Asif Ali

Quetta Gladiators won the toss and chose to field first.


Courtesy: Islamabad United

Courtesy: Quetta Gladiators

Courtesy: Quetta Gladiators

Large number of people are taking their seats in the stadiums and we expect a full house tonight.

Courtesy: Islamabad United

Courtesy: Quetta Gladiators

Courtesy: Quetta Gladiators


The friendly match is being played at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on Thursday.

According to the organizers, the match will get under way at 6pm while the stadium’s game will be open for fans two hours prior to the game.

The match will be a great opportunity for the two finalists of the first edition of to test their local talent before they are joined by their international stars.

Free entry has been ensured for students who wish to watch the epic clash between Misbah XI and Sarfaraz XI.

The enthralling clash will set the tone for the Pakistan Super League 3 edition which will be a spectacle to witness with international players from around the world taking part.

DUBAI: Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators are set to take on each other in a friendly match, just a week before the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) kicks off in UAE.