Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and have opted to field first
Here are the teams:
Peshawar Zalmi: Tom Banton, Liam Livingstone, Kamran Akmal, Haider Ali, Shoaib Malik, Darren Sammy, Liam Dawson, Mohammad Mohsin, Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, and Rahat Ali.
Karachi Kings: Chadwick Walton, Babar Azam, Sharjeel Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Cameron Delport, Mohammad Rizwan, Imad Wasim, Umaid Asif, Mohammad Amir, Chris Jordan, Arshad Iqbal.
Sharjeel and Babar opened the innings for Karachi Kings. The aggressive show led them to 57 for 1 in the powerplay. However, Sharjeel got out by Hasan Ali. At the halfway stage, they reached 87 for 2. In 15 overs, they managed to score 146 for 2. Babar reached to his fifty. They posted a total of 201for 4 in their innings. Azam and Imad Wasim formed a batting partnership of 97 runs.
Babar played a brilliant knock of 78 in 56 deliveries with a strike rate of 139 but he got run out. Imad also batted well and he achieved fifty in just 30 balls. Hasan Ali picked a couple of wickets and one wicket was taken by Mohammad Mohsin.
Peshawar Zalmi achieved 50 for 2 in the powerplay. At the halfway stage, they reached 83 for 4. Kamran Akmal played a decent knock as he made 43 in just 26 balls. In 15 overs, they managed to score 131 for 5. They take the game till the end but they could not able to finish it off as they lost the match by 10 runs. Livingstone was unbeaten on 54 in 29 deliveries with a strike rate of 186. Darren Sammy also contributed 30 runs. Chris Jordan and Asif picked a couple of wickets. Amir and Delport took one wicket as well. Babar Azam is awarded as Player of the match.