DUBAI – Lahore Qalandars beat Quetta Gladiators with a massive 63 runs courtesy brilliant innings of 93 runs by Umar Akmal in the seventh match of Pakistan Super League (PSL) T20.

Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators match in Dubai - PCB
Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators match in Dubai – PCB

Full Scorecard: Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators Feb 8 2016

The seventh match of PSL T20 was played between Lahore Qalandars and Quetta Gladiators in Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Lahore Qalandars was led by Azhar Ali and Quetta Gladiators by Sarfraz Ahmed. Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and chose to field first.

Batting first, after Quetta elected to bowl, Lahore Qalandars managed to score 194/3 after their 20 overs. Highlights of the innings were 95 runs partnership between Delport and Umar Akmal. Umar Akmal scored 93 off 40 balls playing brilliantly alongside Cameron Delport who scored 73 runs off 55 ball.

Lahore Qalandars made a careful start by avoiding any wicket loss early on. Qalandars took charge off Gladiators bowlers after the departure of skipper Azhar Ali. Cameron Delport and Umer Akmal thrashed the opponent bowlers with both making fifties. Akmal made 93 runs off 40 balls. Qalandars made massive 193 runs with a loss of 2 wickets.

Quetta Gladiators lost three early wickets in quick succession but they were rescued by the skipper Sarfraz Ahmad and Muhammad Nawaz. Sarfraz was stumped by Zohaib at the score of 111. After that Quetta Gladiators wickets fell like leaves. Qalandars won by 63 runs with 3.4 overs to spare.

Full Scorecard: Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators Feb 8 2016