According to details, Quetta Gladiators won the toss and decided to field first. Islamabad United scored 128 runs in 20 overs.
Quetta Gladiators soon proved their skipper Sarfraz Ahmed’s decision right as they showed the rival batsmen the way to pavilion.
After a loss of initial wickets, Misbah ul Haq and Russel Arnold resisted the gladiators scoring 41 and 35 runs respectively.
In return, Quetta Gladiators scored 132 runs in 16 overs, defeating Islamabad United by eight wickets.
Islamabad United 20-Member Squad
Misbah ul Haq (c), Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Khalid Latif, Hussain Talat, Umar Siddiq, Shane Watson, Kamran Ghulam, Umar Amin, Andre Russell, Ashar Zaidi, Sam Billings, Brad Haddin, Saeed Ajmal, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Sami, Samuel Badree, Rumman Raees, Amad Butt and Imran Khalid.
Quetta Gladiators 20-Member Squad
Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Ahmed Shehzad, Kevin Pietersen, Asad Shafiq, Saad Nasim, Rameez Raja, Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali, Luke Wright, Akbar-ur-Rehman, Bilal Asif, Thisara Perera, Elton Chigumbura, Mohammad Nabi, Kumar Sangakkara, Bismillah Khan, Zulfiqar Babar, Umar Gul, Aizaz Cheema and Jade Dernbach.