Earlier, Shahid Afridi won the toss and elected to bowl first against Quetta Gladiators.
Batting first, Quetta Gladiators lost their two wickets at the score of 11. But then both Kevin Pietersen and Kumar Sangakara came on the crease and played some breathtaking shots and made partnership of 79 runs.
But on the last ball of twelfth over, Sangakara lost his cools and got out on 37 runs. Meanwhile, Kevin Pieterson completed his maiden half-century of the PSL and got out on 53 runs. After that Peshawar Zalmi dominated the match and did not give any single chance for Quetta Gladiators to comeback in the match. Only three players scored in double figures. Wahab Riaz took 3 for 17.