Quetta Gladiators defeated Peshawar Zalmi by 8 wickets with 10 balls remaining in the match 25 of the ongoing season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL 8 2023) at the Pindi Cricket Stadium.
Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and elected to bat first, which seemed like the right decision as they had a magnificent innings and set a target of 241 runs for the Quetta Gladiators.
Saim Ayub scored 74 runs off 34 balls, while Babar Azam scored a brilliant 115 runs in just 65 balls. Meanwhile, Rovman Powell added 35 more runs to the score total and Tom Kohler-Cadmore scored 7 runs off 3 balls towards the end of the innings.
Despite the tough target of 241 runs, Quetta Gladiators performed brilliantly with the bat as well, especially Jason Roy, who managed an undefeated 145 runs off 63 balls. Meanwhile, Martin Guptill also scored 21 runs off 8 balls and Will Smeed added 26 runs off 22 balls.
Mohammad Hafeez also gave an outstanding performance as he scored 41 runs off 18 balls.
Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators – PSL 8 2023 Match 25 Highlights
Man of the Match
Jason Roy was named Player of the Match.
Today’s Match Squads
These are the squads for today’s match:
Peshawar Zalmi – Mohammad Haris (wk), Babar Azam (c), Saim Ayub, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Haseebullah Khan, Rovman Powell, Aamer Jamal, Wahab Riaz, Azmatullah Omarzai, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Arshad Iqbal
Quetta Gladiators – Jason Roy, Will Smeed, Martin Guptill, Mohammad Hafeez, Iftikhar Ahmed, Umar Akmal, Mohammad Nawaz (c), Dwaine Pretorius, Mohammad Hasnain, Naseem Shah, Aimal Khan
Read more: Official 2023 HBL PSL 8 Schedule.