Karachi Kings confirmed their spot within the PSL play-offs after a convincing victory in opposition to Quetta Gladiators. Karachi transfer to the fourth spot within the PSL factors desk, knocking out arch-rivals Lahore Qalandars from the match.
Karachi began the match with a optimistic mindset, taking up the weakened Quetta bowling line-up. Quetta fought again with debutant Aarish Ali Khan choosing up 4 wickets. Karachi had been offered the momentum decrease down the order as Danish Aziz smacked 33 runs off the nineteenth over, the very best rating in a single over in PSL historical past.
Quetta’s fragile batting unit couldn’t battle onerous sufficient as they fell 14 runs wanting the goal. Captain Sarfaraz Ahmed was the one one which fought until the top, scoring a wonderful half-century to get Quetta to a decent complete.
Danish Aziz was named because the participant of the match for his magnificent power-hitting show. He scored 45 runs off 13 deliveries, together with two boundaries and 5 large maximums.
Karachi Kings want a win in opposition to Quetta Gladiators to complete inside the high 4 spots of the PSL factors desk. The equation is straightforward, win and qualify for the playoffs, lose and they are going to be eradicated, with Lahore Qalandars reserving their place within the subsequent spherical.
Karachi defeated Lahore of their earlier encounter and might be seeking to proceed the momentum on this match. With the staff lastly placing a win on the board after three consecutive defeats, they are going to be seeking to enter the sphere with the identical mixture and hope for the same consequence.
Quetta, alternatively, have already been knocked out of the match and might be seeking to finish their season with a win. They are going to be rallied on by 1000’s of Qalandars followers as their destiny lies within the fingers of the Gladiators. They’re anticipated to make numerous modifications and provides an opportunity to children on this encounter.
The match will start at 6 pm Pakistan Normal Time as each the groups tackle one another. The match might be live-streamed right here.
|Date||Saturday, 19 June 2021|
|Time||6:00 pm PST|
|Venue||Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi|
|Dwell Stream||LINK 1, LINK 2|
Karachi and Quetta have encountered one another 11 instances in PSL historical past. Quetta have gained 7 and misplaced 4. Karachi might be seeking to slim the face to face file in tonight’s encounter.
Imad Wasim (c), Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Martin Guptill, Chadwick Walton (wk), Najeebullah Zadran, Danish Aziz, Noor Ahmed, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Ilyas , Abbas Afridi
Sarfaraz Ahmed (c)(wk), Usman Khan, Jake Weatherald, Azam Khan, Saim Ayub, Mohammad Nawaz, Hassan Khan, Zahir Khan, Mohammad Hasnain, Naseem Shah, Usman Shinwari
Babar Azam has been Karachi’s shining mild. He’s the main run scorer of the match and Karachi might be hoping that he continues his nice type. Azam’s exploits on the high order might be essential for Karachi to submit an enormous complete on the board.
Mohammad Hasnain hasn’t hit the anticipated heights this season and Quetta might be hoping that he places in a stable efficiency this time round. Hasnain might be anticipated to supply essential wickets upfront and swing the momentum in direction of the Gladiators.
Take a look at the up to date PSL factors desk right here.