Karachi Kings defeated Quetta Gladiators by 7 wickets


Karachi Kings defeated Quetta Gladiators by 7 wickets in the Pakistan Super League 9 match played at Pindi Stadium.

According to ARY News, in the Pakistan Super League 9 match being played at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Karachi Kings won the toss and decided to field first, which proved to be correct and the Quetta team could not even play the full 20 overs and in 19.1 overs. 118 runs piled up.

Quetta's openers gave the team a 20-run start, but Jason Roy went on to score 15 runs in the third over of the innings. On this occasion, vice-captain Saud Shakeel formed a 47-run partnership with Khawaja Nafee, but Hasan Ali dismissed both of them at the top and broke the back of the Gladiator batting.

After that, the wickets of Quetta kept falling like dry leaves and the team could not even play complete 20 overs. The entire team was bowled out for 118 runs in 19.1 overs. Vice-captain Saud Shakeel was the top scorer with 33 runs.

On behalf of Karachi, Hasan Ali dismissed four players by giving only 15 runs, Mazrabani and Zahid Mehmood scored two, while Mir Hamza got one wicket.

One change has been made in Karachi Kings while two changes have been made in Quetta Gladiators for today's match.

Kieron Pollard is back in Karachi Kings while the team includes Sean Masood (captain), Tim Seifert, Irfan Niazi, Hasan Ali, Mir Hamza, Mirza Bani, Zahid Mehmood.

Quetta Gladiators have replaced Sohail Khan and Wasim with Mohammad Amir and Hasnain.

It should be noted that in PSL Nine, Multan Sultans is the first team that has qualified for the playoffs, while Lahore Qalandars have been eliminated from the tournament. Karachi Kings, Quetta Gladiators, Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi are fighting for the remaining three teams in the playoffs.

According to the latest PSL points table, Multan is on top with 6 wins and 12 points. Quetta Gladiators and Peshawar Zalmi are second and third with 9 and 9 points respectively. Islamabad United is fourth with 7 points while Karachi Kings is fifth with 4 points.

Karachi Kings need a must-win in today's match to ease their way into the playoffs.


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