PSL 3: Karachi Kings, Quetta Gladiators to lock horn today


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DUBAI: Karachi Kings and Quetta Gladiators will meet today in first match of the day at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Aaj News reported.

Quetta had an amazing time at the last 2 series of PSL’s. Previously Sarfraz Ahmed’s Gladiators, made it to the finals of both editions, however they ended up on the short  from winning the prestigious trophy.

Mean while KK are in hopes to find their lost glory in the face of new addition, Shahid Afridi. They made a decent comeback in the second edition, finishing third in the group stage after crushing title defenders Islamabad United in the eliminator. However, Peshawar Zalmi ousted them in the second qualifier.

Karachi Kings

Head coach: Mickey Arthur

Captain: Imad Wasim

Squad: Imad Wasim (c), Babar Azam, Joe Denly, Colin Ingram, Khurram Manzoor, Lendl Simmons, Saifullah Bangash, Eoin Morgan, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammed Taha, Tabish Khan, Ravi Bopara, Hasan Mohsin, Shahid Afridi, David Wiese, Usama Mir, Tymal Mills, Mohammad Amir, Usman Khan Shinwari

Quetta Gladiators

Head coach: Moin Khan

Captain: Sarfraz Ahmed

Squad: Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Rilee Rossouw, Jason Roy, Kevin Pietersen, Rameez Raja, Asad Shafiq, Shane Watson, Umar Amin, Mohammad Nawaz, Mahmudullah, Jofra Archer, Saad Ali, Saud Shakeel, Rashid Khan, Anwar Ali, Hassan Khan Mohammad, Mir Hamza, Rahat Ali