PSL6: Karachi Kings Beat Quetta Gladiators By 14 Runs
Karachi Kings beat Quetta Gladiators by 14 runs in the 29th match of Pakistan Super League and qualify for the playoff round in Abu Dhabi.
Islamabad United, Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi also reach playoff round while Lahore Qalandars and Quetta Gladiators crashed out of tournament.
PTV Sports is telecasting the entire event live.
Earlier, batting first Karachi Kings scored 176 runs for the loss of seven wickets in allotted 20 overs.
Danish Aziz remained top scorer with 45 runs off just 13 deliveries. He hit five sixes and two fours and was declared man of the match.
Sharjeel Khan made 45 runs with the help of four sixes and three fours.
Chadwick Walton scored unbeaten 34 runs while Babar Azam added 23 runs.
For Quetta Gladiators, Arish Ali Khan bagged four wickets.
In reply chasing 177, Quetta Gladiators made 162 runs for the loss of six wickets in 20 overs.
Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed remained top scorer with unbeaten 51 off 33 balls. Jake Weatherald added 25 while Hassan Khan made 24 runs.
For Karachi, Mohammad Ilyas bagged three while Arshad Iqbal took two wickets.
With the win, Karachi Kings finished fourth on the table with higher net run rate. They won five out of ten matches. Lahore Qalandars also have 10 points but they crashed out of tournament on net run rate.
Islamabad finished at the top ahead of Multan Sultans and Peshawar Zalmi.