Karachi Kings won the opening suit of the sixth version of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) against Quetta Gladiators at Karachi’s National Arena on Saturday.
The Kings made quick job of the 122-run target established by the Gladiators with Joe Clarke scoring 46 run 23 rounds before being disregarded in the sixth over.
Minister for Planning as well as Development Asad Umar was quick to praise the protecting champions. “Incidentally, the captain of the Karachi Kings is a boy from Islamabad,” he claimed.
The Gladiators had actually taken care of to rack up 121 runs in 19.2 overs. The Kings began strong by dismissing both Sarfaraz Ahmed and Tom Banton early in the game.
Saim Ayub, who made his T20 launching, fell in the eighth over, including an equivalent number of go to the scoreboard. Chris Gayle, called the “T20 super star”, satisfied his failure in the 9th over. Gayle scored 39 runs.
Earlier, the Kings had won the throw as well as chose to area first.
Karachi Kings: Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Colin Ingram, Joe Clarke (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Dan Christian, Imad Wasim (capt) Aamer Yamin, Waqas Maqsood, Mohammad Amir, Arshad Iqbal
Quetta Gladiators: Chris Gayle, Tom Banton, Azam Khan, Sarfaraz Ahmed (capt &wk(), Saim Ayub, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Hasnain, Qais Ahmed, Naseem Shah, Usman Shinwari