Karachi Kings won the toss and decided to field against Multan Sultans at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi today in the second PSL match of the day.
In a low scoring match, batting first, Multan Sultans scored 118-7 off their 20 overs. Hammad Azam 29 and Shoaib Malik 26 top scoring with the bat and Usman Shinwari 4-15 and Umer Khan 3-22, the stars with the ball for Karachi Kings.
In reply, Karachi Kings made similarly slow progress, in the run chase, losing wickets regularly and making it a difficult target to reach. However, Liam Livingstone 53* and Colin Ingram 31 batted particularly well to get the Kings over the line. Mohammad Ilyas 3-27 and Mohammad Abbas 2-14 bowled exceptionally well for Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings only won with 4 balls to spare.
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Multan Sultans : 118-7 (Hammad Azam 29, Shoaib Malik 26; Usman Shinwari 4-15, Umer Khan 22)
Karachi Kings : 120-5 (Liam Livingstone 53*, Colin Ingram 31; Mohammad Ilyas 3-27, Mohammad Abbas 2-14)
Result – Karachi Kings won by 5 wickets.