In the 14th match of Super League (PSL), Islamabad United defeated Karachi Kings by 42 runs. In the match being played at National Stadium Karachi, Islamabad United captain Shadab Khan decided to field first after winning the toss. Also, in the allotted 20 overs, United scored 177 runs.
United defeated Kings in 14th match of PSL 7
In pursuit of the target, the openers of Karachi Kings failed miserably, opener Sharjeel Khan and captain Babar Azam were dismissed for 6 and 8 runs respectively. Among other players, Sahibzada Farhan scored 25, Ann Cook Ben 2, Emad Wasim 9, Lewis Gregory, and Chris Jordan 15 runs each. Kings middle-order batsman Muhammad Nabi remained the top scorer with 45 runs.
For United, Shadab Khan took 4 wickets, Hassan Ali and Mohammad Waseem took one wicket each. Earlier, openers Paul Sterling and Alex Hales from Islamabad United provided 66 runs, both of which were prominent with 39 and 30 runs respectively. Among other United players, Colin Monroe scored 33, captain Shadab Khan 34, and Asif Ali 10 runs. For Karachi, Chris Jordan took two wickets while Emad Wasim, Usman Shinwari, and Muhammad Nabi took one wicket each.