PSL3: Karachi Kings to clash Islamabad United tonight
Sharjah (Web Desk): Pakistan Super League third edition (PSL3), Karachi Kings to play against toppers Islamabad United tonight for their survival in the playoffs.
For Karachi Kings, however, the outcome of today’s Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars match holds great significance.
If Peshawar lose, Peshawar are out of the competition and Karachi and Multan would join Islamabad and Quetta in the final four of the tournament.
Karachi will be hard pressed to beat Islamabad as they managed 137-8 against Peshawar and now need to score big to put a well balanced Islamabad under pressure.
The match will begin at 9 pm PST.
Here are the squads for both teams:
Karachi Kings: Imad Wasim (captain), Babar Azam, Joe Denly, Colin Ingram, Khurram Manzoor, Lendl Simmons, Saifullah Bangash, Eoin Morgan, Mohammad Rizwan, Tabish Khan, Ravi Bopara, Hasan Mohsin, Shahid Afridi, David Wiese, Usama Mir, Tymal Mills, Mohammad Amir, Usman Khan and Mohammad Taha.
Islamabad United: Jean-Paul Duminy, Luke Ronchi (wk), Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Sahibzada Farhan, Hussain Talat, Samit Patel, Faheem Ashraf, Steven Finn, Mohammad Sami, Amad Butt, Sam Billings, Mohammad Hasan, Chadwick Walton, Samuel Badree, Rohail Nazir, Rumman Raees, Zafar Gohar, Iftikhar Ahmed.