DUBAI: Fingers crossed for Karachi Kings as they take on upbeat Islamabad United in the last game of league round in HBL PSL 2017 on Sunday, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
The match will begin at 20:00 local time (16:00 GMT | 21:00 PKT).
PSL Live Score: Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United
PSL 2017 – Match 20
Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings
Karachi Kings – 127/4 (14.4/15)
Bopara – 11
Pollard – 20
This over: 0 2 2 2 4
Islamabad United – 123/7 (15/15)
Sami – 2 – OUT
Misbah – 10
This over: 1 2 6 W 2 W
They have earned themselves a chance to stay alive in the tournament after a phenomenal last-ball win against Lahore Qalandars.
After this game, both Karachi management and the fans will be delighted. This match against Islamabad United will decide their fate.
If Karachi Kings go with the same momentum in today’s game against United, there is nothing in the world to deny them a win and a spot in playoffs.
On the other hand, Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators have already qualified for the knockout round.
As far as their squad for the all-important game is concerned, they might like to go with the same team they played tonight against Lahore.
Islamabad United Team
S Badree, Rafatulla Mohmand, BJ Haddin†, Misbah-ul-Haq*, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Sami, Rumman Raees, Saeed Ajmal, Shadab Khan, DR Smith, SR Watson, Zohaib Khan
Karachi Kings Team
Babar Azam, RS Bopara, Jayawardhane, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Amir, KA Pollard, KC Sangakkara*†, Shoaib Malik, Sohail Khan, Usama Mir, Usman Khan
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