Live Updates PSL 2018: Islamabad United VS Karachi Kings

Source:  Samaa Published in Sports on Sunday, March 04, 2018

SHARJAH: The 15th match of Pakistan Super League 2018, Islamabad United won the toss and opted to field against Karachi Kings at Sharjah on Sunday.

Batting first, Karachi Kings set 154-run target for Islamabad United.

Shahid Afridi has flown home to Karachi for a couple of days due to knee injury. He’s has been advised to take rest, so he is likely to be back “soon.”
Islamabad United have played four matches in PSL 2018 so far and won two games while  Karachi Kings have are unbeaten in the tournament so far.

The winners of the 2016 edition lost their first match to Peshawar Zalmi by 34 runs but defeated Multan Sultans by five wickets. They were handed a six wicket defeat at the hands of Quetta Gladiators. They beat Lahore Qalandars in a super over.

Karachi Kings, on the other hand, have been a force to be reckoned with in this season as they are unbeaten in this year’s edition so far.

They defeated Quetta Gladiators by 19 runs and Peshawar Zalmi by five wickets. The side won by 27 runs ahainst Lahore Qalandars. Their fourth match against Multan Sultans was washed out due to rain.

Teams:

Islamabad United (Playing XI): Luke Ronchi(w), Sahibzada Farhan, Jean-Paul Duminy, Misbah-ul-Haq(c), Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Andre Russell, Mohammad Sami, Samit Patel

Karachi Kings (Playing XI): Joe Denly, Khurram Manzoor, Babar Azam, Colin Ingram, Ravi Bopara, Mohammad Rizwan(w), Imad Wasim(c), Mohammad Irfan Jnr, Mohammad Amir, Usman Khan, Tymal Mills.

Islamabad United Innings

END OF OVER:2 | 12 Runs | IU: 13/0

(141 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 6.50, RRR: 7.83)

1.6 Amir to Ronchi, 1 run,

1.5 Amir to Duminy, 1 run,

1.4 Amir to Duminy, FOUR,

1.3 Amir to Duminy, FOUR,

1.2 Amir to Duminy, no run,

1.1 Amir to Duminy, leg byes, 2 runs,

Mohammad Amir, left-arm fast medium, comes into the attack

END OF OVER:1 | 1 Run | IU: 1/0

(153 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 1.00, RRR: 8.05)

0.6 Imad Wasim to Ronchi, no run,

0.5 Imad Wasim to Duminy, 1 run,

0.4 Imad Wasim to Duminy, no run,

0.3 Imad Wasim to Duminy, no run,

0.2 Imad Wasim to Duminy, no run,

0.1 Imad Wasim to Duminy, no run,

Duminy and Ronchi are at the crease. Duminy is on strike. Imad Wasim will open the attack

Karachi Kings Innings

Karachi Kings set 154-run target for Islamabad United

 

END OF OVER:20 | 15 Runs | KK: 153/6 | RR: 7.65

19.6 Sami to Rizwan, 1 run,

19.5 Sami to Mohammad Irfan, 1 run,

19.4 Sami to Rizwan, 1 run,

19.3 Sami to Rizwan, SIX, wow!

19.2 Sami to Rizwan, FOUR,

19.1 Sami to Rizwan, 2 runs,

Mohammad Irfan Jnr, right handed bat, comes to the crease

END OF OVER:19 | 11 Runs 1 Wkt | KK: 138/6 | RR: 7.26

18.6 Faheem Ashraf to Imad Wasim, out Bowled!!

18.5 Faheem Ashraf to Rizwan, 1 run,

18.4 Faheem Ashraf to Rizwan, FOUR,

18.3 Faheem Ashraf to Imad Wasim, 1 run,

18.2 Faheem Ashraf to Imad Wasim, FOUR,

18.1 Faheem Ashraf to Rizwan, 1 run,

END OF OVER:18 | 9 Runs 1 Wkt | KK: 127/5 | RR: 7.05

17.6 Sami to Rizwan, 1 run,

17.5 Sami to Bopara, out Bopara Run Out!!

17.4 Sami to Imad Wasim, 1 run,

17.3 Sami to Imad Wasim, FOUR,

17.2 Sami to Imad Wasim, no run,

17.2 Sami to Imad Wasim, wide,

17.1 Sami to Bopara, 1 run,

END OF OVER:17 | 8 Runs 1 Wkt | KK: 118/4 | RR: 6.94

16.6 Talat to Babar Azam, out Caught by Asif Ali!!

16.5 Talat to Bopara, 1 run,

16.4 Talat to Bopara, FOUR,

16.3 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

16.2 Talat to Bopara, 1 run,

16.1 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

Ravi Bopara, right handed bat, comes to the crease

END OF OVER:16 | 4 Runs 2 Wkts | KK: 110/3 | RR: 6.87

15.6 Faheem Ashraf to Ingram, out Caught by Ronchi!!

15.5 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, 1 run,

15.4 Faheem Ashraf to Ingram, 1 run,

15.3 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, 1 run,

15.2 Faheem Ashraf to Manzoor, out Caught by Sahibzada Farhan!!

15.1 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, 1 run,

END OF OVER:15 | 15 Runs | KK: 106/1 | RR: 7.06

14.6 Samit Patel to Manzoor, FOUR,

14.5 Samit Patel to Manzoor, 2 runs,

14.4 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, 1 run,

14.3 Samit Patel to Manzoor, 1 run,

14.2 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, 1 run,

14.1 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, SIX,

END OF OVER:14 | 10 Runs | KK: 91/1 | RR: 6.50

13.6 Talat to Manzoor, no run,

13.5 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

13.4 Talat to Manzoor, 1 run,

13.3 Talat to Manzoor, SIX,

13.2 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

13.1 Talat to Manzoor, 1 run,

Time-out in place.

END OF OVER:13 | 10 Runs | KK: 81/1 | RR: 6.23

12.6 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, no run,

12.5 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, 2 runs,

12.4 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, 2 runs,

12.3 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, FOUR,

12.2 Shadab Khan to Manzoor, 1 run,

12.1 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, 1 run,

END OF OVER:12 | 11 Runs | KK: 71/1 | RR: 5.91

11.6 Talat to Manzoor, FOUR,

11.5 Talat to Manzoor, FOUR,

11.4 Talat to Manzoor, no run,

11.3 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

11.2 Talat to Manzoor, 1 run,

11.1 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

END OF OVER:11 | 11 Runs | KK: 60/1 | RR: 5.45

10.6 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam,

10.5 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, SIX,

10.4 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, no run,

10.3 Shadab Khan to Manzoor, 1 run,

10.2 Shadab Khan to Manzoor, 2 runs,

10.1 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, 1 run,

END OF OVER:10 | 5 Runs | KK: 49/1 | RR: 4.90

9.6 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

9.5 Talat to Manzoor, 1 run,

9.4 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

9.3 Talat to Manzoor, 1 run,

9.2 Talat to Manzoor, no run,

9.1 Talat to Babar Azam, 1 run,

END OF OVER:9 | 3 Runs | KK: 44/1 | RR: 4.88

8.6 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, 1 run,

8.5 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, no run,

8.4 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, no run,

8.3 Shadab Khan to Manzoor, 1 run,

8.2 Shadab Khan to Manzoor, no run,

8.1 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, 1 run,

END OF OVER:8 | 7 Runs | KK: 41/1 | RR: 5.12

7.6 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, 1 run,

7.5 Faheem Ashraf to Manzoor, 1 run,

7.4 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, 1 run,

7.3 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, no run,

7.2 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, FOUR,

7.1 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, no run,

END OF OVER:7 | 2 Runs | KK: 34/1 | RR: 4.85

6.6 Shadab Khan to Manzoor, no run,

6.5 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, 1 run,

6.4 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, no run,

6.3 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, no run,

6.2 Shadab Khan to Babar Azam, no run,

6.1 Shadab Khan to Manzoor, 1 run,

END OF OVER:6 | 1 Run | KK: 32/1 | RR: 5.33

5.6 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, no run,

5.5 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, no run,

5.4 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, no run,

5.3 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, no run,

5.2 Faheem Ashraf to Babar Azam, no run,

5.1 Faheem Ashraf to Manzoor, 1 run,

END OF OVER:5 | 6 Runs | KK: 31/1 | RR: 6.20

4.6 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, no run,

4.5 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, 2 runs,

4.4 Samit Patel to Manzoor, 1 run,

4.3 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, 1 run,

4.2 Samit Patel to Manzoor, 1 run,

4.1 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, 1 run,

END OF OVER:4 | 9 Runs | KK: 25/1 | RR: 6.25

3.6 Sami to Manzoor, no run,

3.5 Sami to Manzoor, FOUR,

3.4 Sami to Manzoor, no run,

3.3 Sami to Manzoor, FOUR,

3.2 Sami to Babar Azam, 1 run,

3.1 Sami to Babar Azam, no run,

END OF OVER:3 | 6 Runs | KK: 16/1 | RR: 5.33

2.6 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, 1 run,

2.5 Samit Patel to Babar Azam, no run,

2.4 Samit Patel to Manzoor, 1 run,

2.3 Samit Patel to Manzoor, FOUR,

2.2 Samit Patel to Manzoor, no run,

2.1 Samit Patel to Manzoor, no run,

END OF OVER:2 | 5 Runs 1 Wkt | KK: 10/1

1.6 Sami to Babar Azam, no run,

1.5 Sami to Babar Azam, FOUR,

1.4 Sami to Denly, out Bowled!!

1.3 Sami to Manzoor, 1 run,

1.2 Sami to Manzoor, no run,

1.1 Sami to Manzoor, no run,

Mohammad Sami, right-arm fast, comes into the attack

END OF OVER:1 | 5 Runs | KK: 5/0 | RR: 5.00

0.6 Samit Patel to Denly, no run,

0.5 Samit Patel to Denly, FOUR,

0.4 Samit Patel to Manzoor, 1 run,

0.3 Samit Patel to Manzoor, no run,

0.2 Samit Patel to Manzoor, no run,

0.1 Samit Patel to Manzoor, no run,

Manzoor and Denly are at the crease. Manzoor is on strike. Samit Patel will open the attack
Right all in readiness for the show to begin.

Samit to kick-start things with a slip. Here we go then.

Islamabad United won the toss and opted to field against Karachi Kings