QG vs MS: Multan Sultans win by six runs after a nail-biting contest against Quetta Gladiators

PSL 7: Quetta Gladiators need 175 runs to win against Quetta Gladiators

By Web Desk
January 31, 2022
Sarfaraz Ahmed (L) and Mohammad Rizwan (R) — File Photo

A nail-biting contest between Multan Sultans and Quetta Gladiators ended after Naseem Shah got out to a magnificent catch by Tim David.

Gladiators needed seven runs in two balls to win the game, with young Naseem on strike. Sultans' Willey bowled a short delivery to Naseem Shah, who struck it strongly, but, unfortunately, Tim David's brilliant catch ended the match.

Iftikhar Ahmed looked fine and scored a blistering 30 but could not stay longer on the crease.

Meanwhile, Sohail Tanveer scored 13 runs in eight balls before getting caught out.

Shan Masood's heroics steered Multan Sultans to a 175-run target despite a dismal performance from Sultans' batters.

Shan scored a 58-ball 88 runs after Sultans batter failed to deliver with the bat. The left-handed batters spectacular innings included four maximums and six boundaries.

Playing XI

Multan Sultans: Shan Masood, Mohammad Rizwan (c)(wk), Sohaib Maqsood, Rilee Rossouw, Tim David, Khushdil Shah, David Willey, Imran Khan, Shahnawaz Dahani, Imran Tahir, Abbas Afridi

Quetta Gladiators: Will Smeed, Ahsan Ali, Ben Duckett, Sarfaraz Ahmed(c)(wk), Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Nawaz, Sohail Tanvir, James Faulkner, Ashir Qureshi, Mohammad Hasnain, Naseem Shah

Live score of the match appears below: