Quetta Gladiators captain Sarfaraz Ahmed is reportedly upset with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after he and 10 others have been refused permission to journey to Abu Dhabi for PSL 2021.
Sarfaraz Ahmed was as a consequence of fly to Abu Dhabi within the wee hours of Sunday morning. Nonetheless, he was refused permission as a consequence of clearance points and needed to return to his resort.
In accordance with media studies from Pakistan, on Saturday evening, the PCB introduced that 16 folks (6 from Karachi and 10 from Lahore) can be touring to Abu Dhabi on industrial flights. Nonetheless, solely 5 people, together with Mohammad Hasnain, have been allowed to journey. Sarfaraz Ahmed and 10 others have been left stranded on the airport.
A report in arysports.television claimed that the journey paperwork of the folks stranded in Karachi and Lahore are actually full. The PCB is now awaiting Abu Dhabi Sports activities Council’s approval in order that the gamers can fly to Abu Dhabi.
The report additional claimed that Quetta Gladiators’ proprietor Nadeem Omer blames the PCB over the incident. Nonetheless, he didn’t stage a significant protest, maintaining the popularity of the T20 league in thoughts.
The PCB meant to restart PSL 2021 earlier than June 5. Nonetheless, with points cropping up, there may be nonetheless no readability on the dates. The Pakistan workforce is scheduled to fly to England on June 22, so the event in Abu Dhabi wants to finish earlier than that.
Fielding value us matches: Sarfaraz Ahmed
The Quetta Gladiators had a tricky time in PSL 2021 earlier than the event was suspended over bio-bubble breaches, with 4 losses in 5 matches.
The Gladiators started PSL 2021 with a seven-wicket defeat to the Karachi Kings. They subsequently additionally misplaced to the Lahore Qalandars, Peshawar Zalmi and Islamabad United earlier than opening their account with a win over the Multan Sultans.
In an interview with Cricket Pakistan, Sarfaraz Ahmed blamed the workforce’s fielding for his or her poor performances within the first few video games. He defined:
“For those who look again on the 5 matches, we did fairly nicely, however the main issue that allow us down was fielding. We have been actually poor in that division. We missed catches and run-outs at vital occasions and that was a significant setback, which is why we misplaced so many matches.”
Sarfaraz Ahmed scored 81 from 40 towards Peshawar Zalmi and 54 from 41 versus Islamabad United, however the remainder of the workforce members couldn’t contribute a lot because the Quetta Gladiators went down in each matches.
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