In the 21st match of Pakistan Super League (PSL), Islamabad United gave a target of 192 runs to Karachi Kings. In the match being played at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore, Karachi Kings captain Babar Azam decided to field first after winning the toss. United scored 191 runs in the stipulated 20 overs.
Islamabad United gave a target of 192 runs to Karachi Kings
Islamabad United did not have a good start, opener Rehmanullah Garbaz was dismissed for just 12 runs while Alex Hales was also unable to play big innings and fell victim to Ameed Asif for 25 runs. Captain Shadab Khan scored 34 runs and fell victim to Emad Wasim, Liam Dawson 15, Azam Khan 22 while Asif Ali and Fahim Ashraf scored 28 and 29 runs while playing aggressive innings. For Karachi Kings, Emad Wasim took two wickets, Mir Hamza, Chris Jordan, and Ameed Asif took one wicket each.
Islamabad United squad
Captain Shadab Khan, Alex Hales, Rehmanullah Garbaz, Asif Ali, Azam, Hassan Ali, Liam Dawson, Fahim Ashraf, Muhammad Wasim, and Zeeshan Zameer.
Karachi Kings squad
Captain Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Ben Kok Ben, Mohammad Nabi, Joe Clark, Qasim Akram, Emad Wasim, Chris Jordan, Ameed Asif, Mohammad Taha, and Amir Yameen.
It should be noted that in the seventh edition of the Pakistan Super League, the Karachi Kings team has not been able to win a single match so far, with 6 consecutive defeats, they are at the last position on the points table. On the other hand, two-time champions Islamabad United will try to record their fourth victory in the tournament.