In the 19th match of Pakistan Super League (PSL), Peshawar Zalmi gave a target of 194 runs to Karachi Kings to win. In the match being played at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore, Karachi Kings captain Babar Azam decided to field first after winning the toss. Zalmai scored 193 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs.
Peshawar Zalmi gave a target of 194 runs to Karachi Kings
Mohammad Haris and Hazratullah Zazai started the innings for Peshawar Zalmi. In the first wicket partnership, the two batsmen formed a partnership of 97 runs. Harris was dismissed for 49 runs while Zazai scored 52 runs. Zalmi’s other batsmen included Liam Livingston (6), Shoaib Malik (31), and Ben Cutting (26). Karachi Kings showed poor fielding, King’s fielders dropped five matches of Zalmi’s players. Chris Jordan took 3 wickets while Qasim Akram and Mohammad Nabi took one wicket each.
Peshawar Zalmi: Captain Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Haris, Hazratullah Zazai Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Sherfane Rutherford, Liam Livingston, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Omar, Emad Butt, and Salman Irshad
Karachi Kings: Captain Babar Azam, Chris Jordan, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Nabi, Joe Clarke, Aamir Yamin, Ben Kok Ben, Sharjeel Khan, Qasim Akram.
It should be noted that two matches will be played at the event today. In the first match, Karachi Kings will face Peshawar Zalmi while in the second match Lahore Qalandars will face Quetta Gladiators. It may be recalled that Karachi Kings, who have played five matches in the tournament, is still looking for victory while Peshawar Zalmi has won two matches and is in the fifth position in the points table.