Islamabad United knock out Karachi Kings in PSL Eliminator
Karachi Kings won the toss and decided to bat against Islamabad United at the National Stadium, Karachi today in their PSL eliminator match.
Karachi Kings 161-9 (Babar Azam 42, Colin Munro 32, Liam Livingstone 30; Faheem Ashraf 2-30, Muhammad Musa 3-42)
Islamabad United 164-6 (Alex Hales 41, Cameron Delport 38, Hussain Talat 32, Asif Ali 24*; Umer Khan 2-16, Aamer Yamin 2-27)
Result – Islamabad United won by 4 wickets
Karachi Kings made a par score of 161-9 in their 20 overs - Babar Azam 42, Colin Munro 32 and Liam Livingstone 30, the main run getters and Faheem Ashraf 2-30 and Muhammad Musa 3-42 the top wicket takers for Islamabad United.
In reply, Islamabad United chased down the runs with 3 balls to spare - Alex Hales 41 , Cameron Delport 38, Hussain Talat 32 and Asif Ali 24* the heroes with bat taking United to 164-6 in 19.3 overs. Umer Khan 2-16 and Aamer Yamin 2-27 were the pick of the bowlers for Karachi Kings.
Islamabad United now play Peshawar Zalmi tomorrow,in the play off, to see who will meet Quetta Gladiators in the Final on Sunday.
Islamabad United - Luke Ronchi(wk), Alex Hales, Chadwick Walton, Cameron Delport, Asif Ali, Hussain Talat, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Rumman Raees, Mohammad Sami(c), Muhammad Musa
Karachi Kings - Imad Wasim(c), Colin Ingram, Colin Munro, Babar Azam, Liam Livingstone, Ben Dunk(wk), Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Amir, Aamer Yamin, Usman Shinwari, Umer Khan
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