Quetta Gladiators won the toss and opted to bowl first
Here are the teams:
Quetta Gladiators: Jason Roy, Shane Watson, Ahmed Shehzad, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Azam Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Ben Cutting, Naseem Shah, Tymal Mills, Mohammad Hasnain, and Sohail Khan.
Islamabad United: Luke Ronchi, Colin Munro, Dawid Malan, Colin Ingram, Asif Ali, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Amad Butt, Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Muhammad Musa, and Rumman Raees.
Luke Ronchi gave a good start with four and six in the first two balls. But, he got dismissed by Naseem Shah on 11. Naseem took the wicket of Dawid Malan in his next over. Colin Ingram played an unbeaten knock of 63 in just 40 balls. Shadab Khan also batted well as he achieved 39 in 25 deliveries. Naseem Shah and Tymal Mills picked a couple of wickets.
Jason Roy batted brilliantly as he gave a good start in the early part of the innings as he achieved 50 in just 38 balls. Sarfaraz also played a small cameo of 33 in 20 deliveries. Faheem Ashraf and Ahmed Safi Abdullah picked a couple of wickets.
Ben Cutting played an unbeaten knock of 17-ball 42 and guided Quetta Gladiators towards a victory against Islamabad United by five wickets and two balls to spare in their Pakistan Super League (PSL) game at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on 27th of February on Thursday.
He went in when 55 runs were needed off 29 balls. Ben Cutting played good shorts and his shot selection was excellent and he took full responsibility and played till the end. He is the Player of the match because of his unbeaten knock of 42. And he took one wicket as well.