Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators are all set to contest each other in the finals of the PSL. This the final game of the first season but the fans should not feel sad. The league will come back again next year and again there will be a planet of action seen.
For this game, the two teams which have made it to the final have a long history. Both the teams have seen ups and downs. Islamabad Untied has seen much of the problems than Quetta Gladiators. Islamabad United lost their first game which was the opener of this PSL as well against the same team Quetta Gladiators.
They had just three wins which enabled them to reach the playoffs. Misbah and the men from playing the first playoff transformed themselves into giant killers. They knocked out Karachi Kings in the first playoff and then in their second playoff they made Peshawar Zalmi take an exit.
The game against Peshawar Zalmi was the biggest morale booster for the Islamabad United. This win gave the momentum to the Islamabad United which now has made them a tough competitor for the Quetta Gladiators.
Islamabad United will post a threat for the Quetta Gladiators who have been one of the best teams in PSL. Quetta Gladiators have remained the stop unit in PSL. They carry a balanced bowling unit backed up by a strong and massively experienced batting line up with the names like Kevin Pieterson and Kumar Sangakkara. This will be another exciting contest as per many fans of the game.
Darren Sammy appeared in front of the TV and gave a short interview. Sammy said that he wanted to be part of the finals with his team Peshawar Zalmi but he couldn’t. Sammy spoke a bit of Pushto as well which he learnt from his teammates. Peshawar Zalmi were knocked out of the tournament by Islamabad United in the third playoff.