Match 14 Karachi Kings Make A Comeback In Style
Feb 26, 2023: In match 14, Karachi Kings make a deadly comeback in style by destroying the whole batting lineup of Multan Sultans. Tayyab Tahir and Tabraiz Shamsi of Karachi Kings made an impressive debut in this match of PSL 2023. Shoaib Malik spun the batter’s heads around and beautifully took their wickets. Additionally, the Karachi Kings were up against Multan Sultans in this match. Moreover, it was the second match between Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings in the PSL 8.
Multan Sultans were on a streak of winning 4 matches consecutively. Till Karachi Kings broke their winning momentum and took the win for themselves. As a result, by defeating Multan Sultans by 66 runs, Karachi Kings have now won two matches with 6 points. Karachi Kings gained two additional points because of defeating Multan Sultans by 66 runs. Defeating a team with more than 50 runs margin gives you an extra two points in the Pakistan Super League.
Match 14: Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans
Karachi Kings Highlights
Furthermore, Multan Sultans won the toss and decided to bowl first. However, they did bowl well in the starts. But they were not able to take out Tayyab Tahir who is playing for the first time in PSL. The young talented bowler, Ihsanullah got two wickets from Karachi Kings’ batters. He dismissed both Matthew Wade and Tayyab Tahir with his fast pace.
James Vince and Matthew Wade made a good start. Vince came blazing with his bat at the start of his innings but got out after playing 12 balls only. He scored 27 runs including two sixes and three fours. Though it was the last game for Vince in the PSL 2023. So, he went out by scoring good runs for the Kings.
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In addition, Matthew Wade got slow after Vince got out. In contrast, the new face Tayyab Tahir started his PSL career impressively. He’s been formerly a part of the Pakistan Cup and know for his big hits. Therefore, he showed his true nature in his PSL debut too. Tayyab scored 65 runs from 46 balls with eight fours and a big six in his batting.
After the dismissals of Wade and Tahir, Shoaib Malik and Imad Wasim took the charge. Malik was not so impressive in his batting today but he did breathtaking bowling. On the other hand, Imad came in and hit boundaries during his batting. He finished the innings with a maximum and gave a 168-run target to the Multan Sultans.
In match 14, Karachi Kings showed their strength in their bowling. Tabraiz Shamsi is a South African cricket, played by Karachi Kings, and got them victorious. Shamsi acted more like a lucky charm for the Kings. But Shoaib Malik and Imad were outstanding in this match. Imad and Malik got two and three wickets respectively in this match. Akif Javed was also successful in taking out Shan Masood and Anwar Ali.
Multan Sultans Highlights
Match 14 MSvsKK MS Batting Scorecard
Multan Sultans started their batting nicely but got sloppy after the powerplay. As Shan Masood got out and Rizwan was failing to hit scores for his team. Likewise, his whole team got dismantled by Karachi Kings’ pacers and spinners. Multan Sultans never got even near to chasing the target. The whole batting lineup submitted 101 runs after 16.3 overs, making Karachi Kings the winners of this match.
Match 14 MSvsKK MS Bowling Scorecard
Karachi Kings made a stunning comeback in the 14th match of the Pakistan Super League 2023 against Multan Sultans. The Kings won the match by 66 runs, which helped them climb up to third on the points table.
Here are some highlights of the match:
- Tayyab Tahir and Tabraiz Shamsi of Karachi Kings made an impressive debut in this match.
- Shoaib Malik spun the batter’s heads with his brilliant performance.
- The Kings’ captain, Shahid Afridi, played a crucial role in the match, scoring 35 runs off 19 balls.
- Chris Gayle, who played for Karachi Kings in 2017, was playing for Multan Sultans in this match.
- The Kings’ victory was a result of a collective team effort, with all players contributing to the win.
- Karachi Kings’ victory was a remarkable one, and it was a testament to their resilience and determination. The team’s performance in this match will undoubtedly boost their confidence and morale for the rest of the tournament.