DUBAI (APS)FEB 7,2016 – Islamabad United won its first Pakistan Super League (PSL) T20 match against Karachi Kings on Monday, reported APS News.
The sixth match of PSL T20 was played in Dubai International Cricket Stadium between Islamabad United and Karachi Kings. Karachi Kings was led by Shoaib Malik and Islamabad United by Misbah Ul Haq. Shoaib Malik won the toss and opted to field first.
Islamabad United carefully started their innings but soon repeated their batting performance of last two matches. They faced a middle order collapse as thier 4 wickets fell in small intervals. In the end they managed to set the total of 132 runs with a loss of 8 wickets.
Karachi Kings could never continue comfortably as their wickets kept falling in regular intervals throughout their innings. In the end Ravi Bopara thrilled the game with his shot play but could not manage to clinch the win as Kings fell 2 runs short of the total.
Indian tennis star Sania Mirza was also present in the stadium to support her husband Shoaib Malik s team, Karachi Kings.