Quetta Gladiators is a professional cricket team of Pakistan Super League, and Gladiators represents the Quetta City of Pakistan, the provincial capital of Balochistan. Gladiators franchise was established in 2015 in the inaugural of the first edition of the PSL by Pakistan Cricket Board. The franchise owned by the Omar Associates. Gladiators franchise are famous as Shaan-e-Pakistan. they have played the final of PSL 2016 against Islamabad United, and the first PSL 201 champions are Islamabad United.
Sarfraz Ahmed Quetta Gladiators captain in PSL 2017:
Quetta franchise retained its captain Sarfraz Ahmed; he is a right-handed wicket-keeper and batsman. He is generally an aggressive batsman who can make runs at a brisk pace. Sarfraz Ahmed is the best find of Pakistan, and he is equally good at all positions and formats. Sarfraz is quite a talented player, and he has proved himself in crucial moment struggling with some non-ethical atmosphere.
Moin Khan Quetta Gladiators Head Coach in PSL 2017:
Muhammad Moin Khan is a former Pakistani player, primarily a wicket-keeper-batsman. Moin Khan has appointed as the Head Coach of Quetta Gladiators in Pakistan Super League.
Nadeem Omar Owner of Quetta Gladiators:
The Quetta Gladiators franchise team was sold by to the Karachi-based company Omar Associates for US$ 11 Million. The owner of the franchise is Nadeem Omar. Omar Associates is one of the leading named as far as sports promotion in Pakistan.
Quetta Gladiators Squad in PSL 2017:
For the 2nd edition of Pakistan Super League, the squad for the Quetta Gladiators has been finalized. The squad of Gladiators includes a total of 20 players out of those seven players are foreign, and the 13 are local players. Sahnn-e-Pakistan retained its highest scorer of PSL 1 Ahmad Shahzad and also its dynamic player Kevin Petersen.
Quetta Gladiators 16 Member Squad:
- Luke Wright
- Kevin Pietersen
- Saad Nasim
- Zulfikar Babar
- Sarfraz Ahmed
- Mohammad Nawaz
- Anwar Ali
- Umer Amin
- Tymal Mills
- Ahmed Shehzad
- Hassan Khan
- Mohammad Nabi
- Umar Gul
- Carlos Brathwaite
- Noor Ali
- Asad Shafiq
Quetta Gladiators Supplementary Players:
- Rovman Powell
- David Willey
- Mir Hamza
- Bismillah Khan
Quetta Gladiators Management Staff Coaching Staff:
Quetta Gladiators Management and Coaching staff consist of the leading people in their respective fields. The Owner of the Gladiators franchise is Nadeem Omar from Omar Associates, the batting coach, and mentor of the Quetta franchise is Legendary Sir Viv Richards of West Indies, the head coach of the team is Moin Khan, the bowling coach of the franchise is Ian Pont, he is from England, and for the best presentation in the fielding side Julien Fountain has appointed he is also from England.
the Gladiators will prove one of the best team in the upcoming Pakistan Super League after making some reasonable change in the team squad, Shaan-e-Pakistan is now confident and ready to face the great challenges in the second edition of PSL 2017.