The back to back runners up of PSL, Quetta Gladiators are coming to get the trophy. This time they have the perfect mix in their team to become the champions of PSL.
Mr. Nadeem Omar owns the team Quetta Gladiators, which he purchased through his company Omar Associates. Mr. Omar is a cricket enthusiast, and takes keen interest in the management of his team. This is the reason his team is two times runner up of the tournament.
The team management decided to retain Sarfaraz Ahmed as the captain of Quetta Gladiators. He along with his team owner and coach decided to retain Kevin Pietersen, Rilee Rossouw, Asad Shafiq, Mahmudullah, Anwar Ali and Mohammad Nawaz.
In their Draft pick, they chose Shane Watson who brings tons of experience to the side. Along with him, the West Indian batsman Carlos Brathwaite and Rahat Ali are a part of the Gladiators. Two new emerging players are also a part of the team, Saud Shakeel and Hassan Khan.
Quetta Gladiators have one the most experienced management among the six teams. Team mentor Sir Viv Richard is a name known to all, with him Moin Khan as head coach and Abdul Razzaq as assistant coach.
Exciting news for the fans of Quetta Gladiators is that almost all of the players have accepted to play all the matches of PSL which will be played in Pakistan.
Here is the team list for Quetta Gladiators
- Coaches: Sir Viv Richards, Moin Khan and Abdul Razzaq
- Batsman: Kevin Pietersen, Jason Roy, Rilee Rossouw, Asad Shafiq, Saud Shakeel, Rameez Raja, Saad Ali
- Bowlers: Hasan Khan, Rashid Khan, Mir Hamza, Rahat Ali, Faraz Ahmed, Anwar Ali
- Wicket keepers: Safaraz Ahmed (Captain), Mohammad Azam khan
- Allrounders: John Hastings (replaced Mahmudullah), Shane Watson, Anwar Ali, Umar Amin, Mohammad Nawaz, Jofra Archer (replaced Carlos Brathwaite)
Engro Group is the official team sponsor. The girl with the magical voice Aima Baig is the Team Ambassador of Quetta Gladiators. Whereas the famous band BADNAAM is the official band of the team.
Can’t wait to see the GLADIATORS in field.