Karachi Kings won the 15th match of the Pakistan Super League tournament (PSL 2020) Rawalpindi by 6 wickets with 11 balls remaining. This marks the third win by Kings in the tournament so far.
Like always, Karachi Kings won the toss and elected to field first and they kept the Peshawar Zalmi squad in a tight spot with the team only able to score 151/8.
The batting lineup of the Zalmi squad had a rough start with Tom Banton getting out on the first ball with 0 runs while Kamran Akmal and Haider Ali only made 4 runs each.
Shoiab Malik however got the team back in the game scoring 68 runs off 55 balls followed by Liam Livingstone and Lewis Gregory scoring 25 runs each.
Muhammad Amir bowling for the Kings gave an outstanding performance taking 4 wickets off just 25 runs.
Karachi Kings were second to bat and Babar Azam did not disappoint scoring 70 runs off 59 balls followed by Alex Hales who scored 49 runs off 27 balls helping their team to the win.
Peshawar Zalmi VS Karachi Kings – Match 15 Highlights
Man of the Match
Muhammad Amir named Man on the Match for his exceptional bowling against the Zalmi squad taking 4 wickets.
Today’s Match Squads:
Kamran Akmal (wk), Aamir Ali, Hasan Ali, Rahat Ali, Haider Ali Khan, Adil Amin, Umar Amin, Tom Banton (wk, ENG), Carlos Brathwaite (WI, until March 7), Liam Dawson (ENG), Lewis Gregory (ENG), Imam-ul-Haq, Amir Khan, Liam Livingstone (ENG), Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Mohsin, Kieron Pollard (WI, from March 7), Wahab Riaz
Imad Wasim (c), Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Amir, Umaid Asif, Babar Azam, Cameron Delport (SA), Alex Hales (ENG), Arshad Iqbal, Chris Jordan (ENG), Sharjeel Khan, Ali Khan, Umer Khan, Mitch McClenaghan (NZ), Usama Mir, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Chadwick Walton (WI), Aamir Yamin, Awais Zia