Karachi in control as Quetta stumble in chase of 150
DUBAI: Karachi Kings looked in control as they dismissed Quetta Gladiators' top batsmen in quick succession, after setting a target of 150 in today’s first match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.Opener Shane Watson was run out after a bad mix-up for a mere 1 run.
Asad Shafiq was removed soon after by Imad Wasim for 2, with Quetta at 4-2.
Kevin Pietersen, playing in his last tournament as a professional cricketer, was dismissed for a shock 6 runs, caught by Ravi Bopara off Tymal Mills.
But some high shots by Rossouw took away some of the pressure from Sarfraz XI.
Rossouw was caught in the deep after scoring 18, as Quetta were reduced to 45-4.
Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed was dismissed lbw for 7, leaving Quetta at 66-5.
1st innings geo_embedgallery Karachi Kings, captained by Imad Wasim in this year’s Pakistan Super League (PSL), won the toss and opted to bat first....
Maya Ali shares her excitement as Gladiators ambassador
[embed_video1 url=http://stream.jeem.tv/vod/dff241b4886f4f1d1bba0702bd79cba4.mp4/playlist.m3u8?wmsAuthSign=c2VydmVyX3RpbWU9Mi8yMy8yMDE4IDE6NTI6MzYgUE0maGFzaF92YWx1ZT1mYmQwSkxla3ptZ2UrOGlYdUdqY1B3PT0mdmFsaWRtaW51dGVzPTYwJmlkPTE= style=center] DUBAI: Quetta Gladiator ambassador Maya Ali expressed her excitement on Friday after becoming a part of the team and shared her experience during the team's first match in Pakistan Super League's season 3. "I am very excited and today is Quetta's first match. I got carried away after we took the first wicket but then realised it can happen to us as well!"When asked who her favourite player is from Gladiators, the actress named Sarfraz Ahmed as "he is the captain of the national team and the Gladiators".She also added that she is also very excited to have more matches in Pakistan. "I pray that my team ...
Arsenal survive Ostersunds scare as policeman dies in Bilbao clashes
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