Karachi (Web Desk): Islamabad United beat Karachi Kings by five wickets in the sixth match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) played at Karachi’s National Stadium on Wednesday.
Islamabad United won the toss and chose to bowl first.
The innings for the home side were opened by Babar Azam and Sharjeel Khan who looked in fine form, hitting effortless boundaries to pick up runs.
The game picked up pace from the 8th over as Sharjeel struck one four and five sixes in just two overs, snatching control from United’s bowlers.
Karachi Kings: Imad Wasim (capt), Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Colin Ingram, Joe Clarke (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Amir Yamin, Waqas Maqsood, Muhammad Amir, Arshad Iqbal.
Islamabad United: Alex Hales, Phil Salt (wk), Shadab Khan (capt), Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Lewis Gregory, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Zafar Gohar, Mohammad Wasim.