PSL-4: Islamabad United beat Karachi Kings by four wickets

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KARACHI – Islamabad United defeated Karachi Kings by four wickets in the in first eliminator of the fourth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) at the National Stadium Karachi on Thursday.

Playing first, Karachi Kings set a victory target of 162 runs for Islamabad United. Karachi Kings had won the toss and elected to bat first but failed to capitalise on the good start and crumbled towards the end as they could only manage to post 161 runs in 20 overs.

Mohammad Musa was the chief destructor with the ball as he picked up three wickets for Islamabad United. Karachi Kings – 161/9 after 20 overs.

The winning team will play Peshawar Zalmi, who lost the Qualifier against Quetta Gladiators, to book a place in the final. The losing side will be eliminated from the tournament.