Karachi aims to knock out Islamabad from tournament

Karachi Kings aims to knock out Islamabad United from the tournament to move to clash against Zalmi who is being waited by Quetta Gladiators in first match of the playoffs.

Karachi Kings who have won 5 matches out of 10 matches in group matches aims to move ahead and wants to win first ever PSL title.

Colin Ingram, Liam Livingstone and Babar Azam have contributed bundle of runs as all of them are in the list of top 5 runs getters in this season of the PSL.

It’s been there bowling who led them lose as many matches as they won by their batsmen’s show in the tournament, they have beaten already Quetta Gladiator’s team two times in two appearance, which shows how much their batting is capable of.

One of the match was won by one man show in the tournament where Colin Ingram shocked Gladiators with 127 runs in 200+ runs target.

On second occasion it was Usman Shinwari who turned the things towards Kings by defending only 5 runs in the last over when Quetta had 5 wickets in hand and was a set batsman who were playing on 99 runs, named Shahzad who dismissed on 99 runs.

Teams

Karachi Kings have nothing to do with their lineups as they are expected  to play the same lineup in this match as well, on the other hand United has been boosted with the news of Alex Hales’s arrival to play in playoffs who is expected to play in the place of Phil Salt.

Predictions

As we have seen the behavior of the pitch, it helps to post a huge total and boost the chances of winning if teams post a huge total on the board, defending 170 will be very easier on this pitch so teams will have to post at least 190+ to increase their winning chances.

Karachi wins the toss and will choose to bat first and will make 190 score and will win the match by 10-15 runs.

United wins the toss will choose to field first and if they restrict Karachi under 170 they will win the match by 4-5 wickets.