Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings is the 32nd match of PSL 2021. The teams will face each other in the eliminator of PSL 2021. Peshawar Zalmi finished third in the points table. Karachi Kings finished fourth in the points table. The two teams have faced each other 14 times. Peshawar clearly has a upper hand winning 9 times. Karachi has won 5 times.
Previous encounter Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings –
Wahab Riaz captain of Peshawar Zalmi won the toss and elected to bowl first.
Opening the batting for Karachi Kings was Sharjeel Khan and Babar Azam. Karachi got off to a shaky start. Babar Azam was dismissed for a golden duck. The batsman kept losing their wickets. It was a difficult day for the batsman from Karachi. Kings ended 108/9 in their quota of 20 overs. For Karachi Kings Abbas Afridi was the best batsman scoring 27. For Peshawar Zalmi Abrar Ahmed, Captain Wahab Riaz were the pick of the bowlers picking up 3 wickets each.
Opening the batting for Peshawar Zalmi were Kamran Akmal and debutant Hazratullah Zazai. The openers got off to a decent start. Debutant Hazratullah Zazai took the charge against the Karachi bowlers. He crossed the half-century mark. Peshawar Zalmi completed 109/4 in 11 overs. For Peshawar Zalmi Hazratullah Zazai was the pick of the batsmen scoring 63 runs. For Karachi Kings, Captain Imad Wasim was the pick of the bowlers. Picking up 2 wickets and giving away only 2 runs in 2 overs including a maiden over. Peshawar Zalmi won the game by 6 wickets and 54 balls to spare.
Hazratullah Zazai won the Man of the Match Award.