Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings; One-sided Contest
Peshawar Zalmi defeats Karachi Kings in today’s match. Karachi Kings won the toss and elected to bowl first. While batting, Peshawar Zalmi openers set up a good partnership of 97 runs before Mohammed Nabi bowled out M.Haris on 49 runs. After this, Peshawar side couldn’t get a good partnership as they kept losing wickets. With the help of Shoaib Malik’s 31 run of 21 balls and Ben Cutting’s 26 runs of 15 balls Peshawar Zalmi managed to set a target of 194 runs for the loss of 6 wickets.
While chasing, Karachi Kings faced a huge blow when Sharjeel Khan lost his wicket at just 14 runs. The only prominent innings from Karachi Kings was of Babar Azam and Joe Clarke. However, this was not enough for Karachi Kings to win the match as they could only manage to score 138 runs at the loss of 6 wickets.
Karachi Kings have lost their sixth consecutive match of this tournament. They look out of sorts in this season, they never looked like chasing the target despite the pitch being conductive for batting. On the other hand, Zalmi’s side not complain and will be happy to get the 2 points.