Peshawar Zalmi ran riot as they defeated Karachi Kings by 6 wickets and moved to the second spot within the PSL factors desk. Karachi alternatively slipped down the fifth spot after struggling their third successive defeat within the event. They’ve gone under Multan Sultans who’ve a recreation in hand over Karachi.
Karachi’s batting unit collapsed early on and by no means recovered as Peshawar restricted them to their lowest ever PSL whole, scoring 108 for the lack of 9 wickets on the finish of their 20 overs. Younger all-rounder, Abbas Afridi prime scored with 27 off 18 balls, as Wahab Riaz picked up three wickets within the innings.
Zalmi cruised to the goal with 54 balls to spare as Afghanistan opener, Hazratullah Zazai registered the joint-fastest fifty of PSL historical past.
Zazai was named as man of the match for his blistering innings of 63 off 26 balls, he hit eight fours and 4 sixes in his report breaking innings.
Peshawar and Karachi go head to head in a vital match to find out the result of the PSL factors desk. Each the groups misplaced their earlier encounters and might be in search of a fast turnaround to solidify their place for the PSL 6 play-offs.
Karachi’s bowling unit has struggled within the Abu Dhabi leg, failing to defend a goal of 191 within the final evening’s encounter in opposition to Islamabad United. Kings might be hoping to get the best mixture and overcome Peshawar to overhaul them on the factors desk. Quick bowler, Mohammad Ilyas, and younger all-rounder, Qasim Akram is likely to be included within the beginning eleven for this match.
Peshawar, alternatively, have been dealt main blows as their star international gamers, David Miller, Fabian Allen and Fidel Edwards have left the squad for nationwide obligation. They are going to be trying to change them adequately with out hurting their workforce mixture an excessive amount of.
The match will start at 11 pm Pakistan Commonplace Time as each the groups tackle one another. The match might be live-streamed right here.
|Date||Tuesday, 15 June 2021|
|Time||11:00 pm PST|
|Venue||Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi|
|Dwell Stream||LINK 1, LINK 2|
Peshawar and Karachi have encountered one another 13 occasions in PSL historical past. Peshawar have an higher hand over Karachi, profitable 8 and dropping 5. Karachi might be hoping to win the match and slim down the head-to-head report.
Imad Wasim (c), Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Martin Guptill, Chadwick Walton (wk), Najeebullah Zadran, Thisara Perera, Mohammad Amir, Arshad Iqbal, Qasim Akram, Mohammad Ilyas
Wahab Riaz (c), Kamran Akmal (wk), Imam-ul-Haq, Shoaib Malik, Haider Ali, Sherfane Rutherford, Rovman Powell, Amad Butt, Abrar Ahmed, Mohmmad Imran, Umaid Asif
Mohammad Amir should step up his recreation if Karachi have aspirations to qualify for the play-offs. He has been wicket-less within the Abu Dhabi leg of the event and his economic system charge has been unusually excessive. He should lead from the entrance on this explicit encounter.
Kamran Akmal’s type on the prime of the order is essential to Peshawar’s success and Zalmi’s religion in his skills has most of the time paid off. They are going to be hoping that Akmal fires them to a fast begin on this match.
Take a look at the up to date PSL factors desk right here.