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Karachi Kings Set Target of 191-run For Quetta Gladiators

KARACHI: Karachi Kings have set a decent total of 191 runs to chase to Quetta Gladiators in final phase of Pakistan Super League fourth edition,  playing at National Stadium in Karachi.

Earlier, Quetta Gladiators had decided to field after winning toss against Karachi kings. Karachi Kings must have to win against Quetta Gladiators to qualify for eliminators round.

Karachi kings scored 190 runs losing five wickets in given 20 over. Babar Azam, Iftikhar Ahmed, Collin Munro remained prominent scorers as they scored, 56, 44 and 30 runs respectively.

Muhammad Husnain of Quetta Gladiators took two wickets.

The battle for the fourth spot is now between Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars, who also happen to share the hottest rivalry in the Pakistan Super League. Multan Sultans are already out of the race

Karachi Kings’ hopes have been boosted by Lahore Qalandars’ defeat last night against Islamabad United. Quetta Gladiators, Peshawar Zalmi and Islamabad United are already through to the playoffs.

Squads

Karachi Kings

Imad Wasim (c), Colin Munro, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Colin Ingram, Usman Shinwari, Mohammad Rizwan, Ravi Bopara, Sikandar Raza, Awais Zia, Usama Mir, Aaron Summers, Sohail Khan, Iftekhar Ahmed, Ali Imran, Abrar Ahmed, Aamir Yamin, Ben Dunk, Liam Livingstone, Jahid Ali, Umer Khan

Quetta Gladiators

Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Sunil Narine, Dwayne Bravo, Dwayne Smith, Shane Watson, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Nawaz, Rilee Rossouw, Umar Akmal, Fawad Ahmed, Anwar Ali, Saud Shakeel, Mohammad Asghar, Danish Aziz, Ahsan Ali, Ghulam Madassir, Mohammad Hasnain, Harry Gurney, Ahmed Shahzad, Azam Khan, Jalat Khan, Mohammad Irfan Jr