West Indies Cricket Team Former Legend Vivian Richards can been seen as a Metor of Quetta Gladiators Team for the upcoming Pakistan super league. In the Interview to Geo TV, Quetta Team owner Nadeem said that they are looking to two time cricket world cup Champions Sir Vivian Richards to their side as a Metor for the 2016 Pakistan super league season.
Nadeem Omar said, “Yes, we are in talks with Viv (Richards). Talks are in final stages and an announcement in this regard will be made soon. Richards is a great name, he’s the best choice for us to have as team Quetta’s mentor.”
In their Entire Cricket Career, Sir Vivian Richards Playing from the West Indies side total 121 Test matches and 187 ODI’s Match. He was also a Part of winning carribean side of Cricket world cup. Team owners of quetta Gladiators think that their experience are surely help their side. Asghar and Bismillah are the two local Quetta players in Gladiators squad.
When you’ll bring people of Quetta to limelight then things will improve. Our aim at the moment is to put Quetta on cricketing map. I believe that the city and the province need morale boost up and we’ll use Quetta Gladiators to highlight this city as top power in cricketing world. There’s no dearth of talent in Balochistan. We’ll do our best to unearth the talent and transform it into match winners,” Omar said.
“We had two players from Quetta, one was Bismillah and one was Asghar. We could avail only one of them so we have Bismillah Khan in our squad,” he added.
Season 1 of HBL Pakistan Super League 2016 is schedule to starts from the 4th february and First match of this tournament will be played between Quetta Gladiators vs Islamabad united which PSL T20 Match will be played at Dubai International Stadium