Pakistan

DUBAI (Staff Report) – Karachi Kings defeated Lahore Qalandars by seven wickets in Pakistan Super League (PSL) second T20 match on Friday.

Karachi Kings won the toss and chose to bowl first.

Lahore Qalandars scored 125/8 in their 20 overs with Mohammad Rizwan scored 37 runs while Sohaib Maqsood made 22 runs.

Mohammad Amir grabbed a wonderful hat-trick as he dismissed Dwayne Bravo, Zohaib Khan and Kevon Cooper in the match.

Karachi Kings’ batsmen Lendl Simmons and Shakib Al-Hasan scored both half centuries as the side chased down the target of 126 runs in 15.5 overs.

Skipper Shoaib Malik, spinner Shakib Al Hasan, Imad Wasim along with left arm medium bowler Sohail Tanvir took a wicket each.

Simmons remained unbeaten at 62 runs while Shakib Al-Hasan made 51 runs for the team.

Zafar Gohar, Zia-ul-Haq and Cameron Delport got one wicket each.

The second match of PSL T20 played in Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday between Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars.

Teams:

Lahore Qalanadars Squad:

Chris Gayle, Umar Akmal, Dwayne Bravo, Muhammad Rizwan, Sohaib Maqsood, Mustafizur Rehman, Kevon Cooper, Cameron Delport, Zafar Gohar, Hammad Azam, Zia ul Haq, Zohaib Khan, Azhar Ali (c), Abdur Razzaq, Mukhtar Ahmad, Ehsan Adil, Imran butt, Navid Yasin, Adnan Rasool

Karachi Kings Squad:

Shoaib Malik (c), Nauman Anwar, Lendl Simmons, Shahzaib Hasan, Fawad Alam, James Vince, Imad Wasim, Ravi Bopara, TM Dilshan, Shakib Al Hasan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Bilawal Bhatti, Sohail Tanvir, Mushfiqur Rahim, Saifullah Bangash, Sohail Khan, Mohammad Amir, Usama Mir, Mir Hamza.