PSL 2022, Who Is Shan Masood The Player Of Match And How He Helped Multan Sultans To Defeat Quetta Gladiators? Multan Sultans Won By 6 Runs! The seventh edition of the Pakistan Super League was started on January 27 and in the three games that have been held in the past few days, Multan Sultan has retained the first position in the PSL table after winning the last match with Quetta Gladiators.
A half-century from Shan Masood and David Willey has made the team win over Quetta Gladiators. Shan Masood was given the title of player of the Match in the game between Multan Sultans and Quetta Gladiators.
Who Is Shan Masood?
Shan Masood is an internal Pakistan cricket player and is a player in the PSL for the Multan Sultan since 2018. He is a left-hand opening batter and an occasional right-hand bowler.
Shan Masood was born in Kuwait and was moved to Pakistan after the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait. Shan Masood made his first test debut in the year 2013 with a match against South Africa and his first ODI debut was made in the year 2019 in a match with Australia.
He scored his first test century in the year 2015 against Sri Lanka at Pallekele, scored his second one in 2019, and the third one in 2020. Shan Masood has played for Karachi Whites in the years 2007-2008 and is currently a player for Multan Sultans, Southern Punjab, and Bagh Stallions. He is also the caption of Bagh Stallions in the Kashmir Premier League.
Shan Masood’s 57-Ball 88 Assists Multan Sultans To Defeat Quetta Gladiators
In the match held between Multan Sultans and Quetta Gladiators on 31st January, Multan Sultan defeated Quetta Gladiators by scoring 174 runs against Quetta Gladiators who scored 168.
Multan Sultans defeated Quetta Gladiators by 6 runs and in the match yesterday, Shan Masood’s power-packed batting lead the team into winning the match. Multan Sultans has won the last three matches played in PSL and sits at the top of the table. The left-hand batter, Masood was a star in the second match of Multan Sultans in PSL against Karachi Kings, where Masood scored 83 off 50.
Masood and his partner, Muhammed Rizwan made 150 runs in the match against Karachi Kings. Shan Masood didn’t lose his form in the third match of Multan Sultans and Masood with David Willeys scored a sensation half-century in the match against Quetta Gladiators.
Masood made his second half-century consecutively in PSL 2022 by scoring 88 off 58 in the match against Quetta Gladiators and smashed six fours and four sixes.
The match between Multan Sultans and Quetta Gladiators has heated the stadium with a match that was like a rollercoaster ride. Multan Sultans dominated the match from the beginning as Khushdil Shah removed both openers of Quetta Gladiators.
By the end of the match, both teams were in a tie game, and with Iftikhar Ahmed on the Quetta Gladiators’ side, Multan Sultans weren’t able to seal the game. But in the 18th over, Willey comes in and removes Iftikhar Ahmed from the scene.
Shan Masood was titled the Player of the Match. In a game where both teams were determined to win, Masood’s powerful performance helped the team to win over Quetta Gladiators.
Masood was in his highest form from the moment he set down his foot to the ground. He formed a solid partnership with Sohaib Maqsood and Rilee Rossouw.
Masood was removed by Muhammad Hasnain of Quetta Gladiators after scoring 88. This is the second half-century made by Shan Masood in the PSL 2022 consecutively. The fans of Multan Sultans have been showing their happiness on the victory win of the team over Quetta Gladiators through Twitter.
Multan Sultan’s captain Rizwan was also praised for his great captaincy performance in the last match even though the odds were against Multan Sultans.