DUBAI – Cricket crazy nation of Pakistan is just one more day away from the most anticipated cricket league pf the year. Yes, the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL 2) is going to set UAE on fire from Thursday, February 9.
The mega event will kickstart with a grand opening ceremony with followed by the first game between defending champion Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi.
The successful first edition of the premier league has created more thrill and anticipation among the masses. This season will hopefully add more colours and glitter to the tournament.
Given below are the glimpses of some unforgettable moments from PSL 2016.
Mohammad Aamir’s hat-trick
Mohammad Aamir taking his first ever hat-trick at the PSL 2016 was one of the most precious moments of the tournament.
Quetta qualifying in the first play-off
All eyes were on Quetta Gladiator’s Aizaz Cheema, whose task it was to defend his team against one run on the last ball of the match.
The Gladiators managed to squeeze the match in their favour. Sarfraz Ahmed’s celebration dive, too, was quite unforgettable.
Sharjeel’s maiden T20 hundred
Wahab and Shehzad’s faceoff
The passion of the game can be seen in this GIF.
Gayle’s Golden Duck
Chris Gayle is acclaimed for his blistering batting style and power hitting. But, the first season of PSL was not that memorable for him.
Pakistani pacer Junaid Khan cleaned Gayle right up on his very first delivery. This marked the beginning of a rather turbulent tournament for the West Indian powerhouse.
Islamabad United’s winning moment