Karachi Kings win after amazing hundred by Ingram sinks Quetta Gladiators in PSL

Colin Ingram celebrates his century
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Search for the ball outside the Sharjah Cricket Stadium
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Karachi Kings won the toss and decided to bowl against Quetta Gladiators in the second PSL match of the day at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.

Match Summary

Quetta Gladiators 186-5 (Rilee Rossouw 44, Umar Akmal 55, Anwar Ali 27*; Aamer Yamin 3-37)

Karachi Kings 188-4 (Colin  Ingram 127*; Sohail Tanvir 2-21)

Result – Karachi Kings won by 6 wickets

Scorecard

Tournament Stats and Points Table

 

Batting first, Quetta Gladiators batted reasonably consistently, with Rilee Rossouw 44 and Umar Akmal 55 top scoring and they were supported latterly, by a cameo innings from Anwar Ali, who hit 27* off 8 balls, at the end, taking their total to a competitive 186-5. Aamer Yamin 3-37 was the pick of the bowlers for Karachi Kings.

In reply, Karachi Kings got off to poor start with the score, at one stage 4-2, with Babar Azam and Colin Munro back in pavilion. However, Awais Zia and Colin Ingram steadied the innings and then Ingram 127*, in partnerships with Liam Livingstone and Ben Dunk, took the Kings to brilliant 6 wicket win.

Colin Ingram hit 12x4s and 8x6s in his innings and, as you can see in the photo, some of those hits ended up in the road, outside the ground - an absolutely brilliant knock! The first centurion of #HBLPSL 2019 Man of the Match - What a special night for @CAIngram41.

Quetta Gladiators - Shane Watson, Ahsan Ali, Rilee Rossouw, Umar Akmal, Sarfraz Ahmed(c)(wk), Dwayne Smith, Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali, Sohail Tanvir, Ghulam Mudassar, Fawad Ahmed

Karachi Kings - Babar Azam, Colin Munro, Awais Zia, Colin Ingram, Liam Livingstone, Ben Dunk(wk), Imad Wasim(c), Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Amir, Sohail Khan, Umer Khan

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