Two younger English wicket-keeper batters Jordan Cox and Sam Billing will be a part of the Lahore Qalandars‘ squad on February 23, and 25 respectively, the franchise media supervisor shared on Tuesday.
Wicket-keeper batter Jordan Cox was representing the England Lions in opposition to Sri Lanka A in an ODI sequence that concluded on Tuesday. He would be a part of the Qalanaders squad on February 23, whereas Sam Billing would attain Lahore on February 25.
In the meantime, wicket-keeper batter Shai Hope would depart from Pakistan to hitch the West Indies crew after he was named as the brand new captain of the West Indies ODI crew. The wicket-keeper batter scored 47 runs in Qalandars’ victory in opposition to Gladiators on Tuesday.
In a presser after his final recreation of the season, Hope stated he loved enjoying in PSL, including that the league has very excessive requirements. “I loved my time right here. It’s a incredible event and I had a good time at Qalandars’ camp. I hope to hitch them again quickly,” he stated.
Qalandars again with a bang
After struggling a 67-run loss in opposition to Karachi Kings on Sunday, the Qalandars got here again strongly with a 63-run victory in opposition to Quetta Gladiators at Karachi’s Nationwide Financial institution Cricket Area (NBCA) on Tuesday.
The Qalanders batted brilliantly and scored 198 of their 20 overs, and restricted Quetta to 135.
For his sensible spell of three for 22, the Qalandars’ skipper Shaheen Afridi was named the participant of the match.
Qalandars will now journey to their dwelling floor to play the remainder of their league video games. They’ve to date received two out of three video games on this event, and are within the second spot on the factors desk at the moment.
They began their PSL 8 marketing campaign on a profitable word in opposition to Multan Sultans at their dwelling floor. They travelled to Karachi to play their subsequent recreation in opposition to the house aspect, the place they misplaced by 67 runs.
Their collective efficiency within the third recreation on Tuesday earned them a convincing victory in opposition to Gladiators.
Qalandars will depart for Lahore tomorrow.