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PSL 2021: Karachi Kings start with a record win in Pakistan Super League, beat Quetta Gladiators by 7 wickets

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PSL 2021 – Karachi Kings beat Quetta Gladiators by 7 wickets: Karachi Kings played like a defending champions to thrash Quetta Gladiators in the opening match of the Pakistan Super League. After bunding out Gladiators for just 121 runs, Imad Wasim’s side achieved the target in just 14th over with Joe Clarke striking 46 of just 23 balls.

Karachi won with 6.1 overs to spare, their biggest victory in terms of balls left.

Karachi Kings 126 for 3 (Clarke 46, Nabi 30*, Hasnain 2-18) beat Quetta Gladiators 121 (Gayle 39, Iqbal 3-16, Maqsood 2-21) by seven wickets

The win was initially set up by the Kings bowlers – emerging player Arshad Iqbal took 3-16 punctured the Gladiators with regular wickets throughout the innings, and in the end, bowled them out for 121 in 18.2 overs. Despite of presence of Tom Banton, Sarfraz Ahmed and Chris Gayle as top 3 – Quetta batting felt flat. For champion Karachi Kings, Arshad Iqbal tool 3-16, and Waqas Masood picked 2/21.

PSL 2021 – Karachi Kings beat Quetta Gladiators by 7 Wickets.

Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Sharjeel Khan lbw b M Hasnain 4 4 1 0 100.00
Babar Azam (WK) c S Ahmed b M Hasnain 24 20 3 0 120.00
Joe Clarke c Azam Khan b Usman Shinwari 46 23 6 3 200.00
Colin Ingram Not out 17 22 1 0 77.27
Mohammad Nabi Not out 30 14 2 3 214.29
Extra 5 (b 0, w 4, nb 0, lb 1)
Total 126/3 (13.5)
Yet To Bat IM Wasim, M Amir, DT Christian, Aamer Yamin, Waqas Maqsood, Arshad Iqbal
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Mohammad Hasnain 4 0 18 2 4.50
Naseem Shah 2 0 23 0 11.50
Qais Ahmad 3 0 43 0 14.33
Usman Shinwari 2 0 10 1 5.00
Mohammad Nawaz 2 0 11 0 5.50
Ben Cutting 0.5 0 20 0 24.00
QUETTA GLADIATORS- 121 all out (18.2 ovs)
Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Tom Banton c JM Clarke b IM Wasim 5 3 1 0 166.67
Sarfraz Ahmed (WK/C) c JM Clarke b Aamer Yamin 7 8 1 0 87.50
Chris Gayle c M Amir b DT Christian 39 24 4 2 162.50
Saim Ayub c Aamer Yamin b Waqas Maqsood 8 14 1 0 57.14
Azam Khan c DT Christian b Arshad Iqbal 17 14 1 1 121.43
Mohammad Nawaz runout (DT Christian / Waqas Maqsood) 3 8 0 0 37.50
Ben Cutting b Arshad Iqbal 11 13 2 0 84.62
Qais Ahmad c JM Clarke b Waqas Maqsood 16 13 1 1 123.08
Usman Shinwari c IM Wasim b M Amir 0 4 0 0 0.00
Mohammad Hasnain c JM Clarke b Arshad Iqbal 4 5 1 0 80.00
Naseem Shah Not out 1 4 0 0 25.00
Extra 10 (b 0, w 6, nb 0, lb 4)
Total 121/10 (18.2)
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Imad Wasim 4 0 31 1 7.75
Mohammad Amir 4 0 14 1 3.50
Aamer Yamin 2 0 23 1 11.50
Waqas Maqsood 2.2 0 21 2 9.00
Arshad Iqbal 4 1 16 3 4.00
Daniel Christian 2 0 12 1 6.00
 

PSL 2021 – KK vs QS Playing XI:

Quetta Gladiators (Playing XI): Chris Gayle, Tom Banton, Azam Khan, Saim Ayub, Ben Cutting, Sarfaraz Ahmed(w/c), Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Hasnain, Qais Ahmad, Naseem Shah, Usman Shinwari

Karachi Kings (Playing XI): Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Colin Ingram, Joe Clarke(w), Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Imad Wasim(c), Aamer Yamin, Waqas Maqsood, Mohammad Amir, Arshad Iqbal

 

 

 

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