According to the Pakistan Super League 2020, the 10th match played between Karachi Kings and Multan Sultan. Classy innings by Moeen Ali of 65 runs took Sultan’s target to 186 with the loss of six wickets. Sultan’s defended the goal with solid bowling spells with a duo combo of spin and pace nicely. The great partnership at second wicket between Shan Masood and Moeen Ali of 71 runs took Sultan’s scorecard to 102/2 in 11.5 overs. Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings 10th Match PSL 2020 played at Multan Stadium.
Multan Sultan’s record their second consecutive victory of the tournament at their home ground. According to the PSL 5 Schedule, Multan played their 3rd match of the competition and became successful. While batting first at Multan Stadium, the home team got 186 runs on the scoreboard with the loss of six wickets. Shan Masood and Moeen Ali got half-centuries in building their partnership. Rilee Rossouw dismissed after scoring eight runs off six balls, including a four in his innings.
Shan Masood and Moeen Ali Half Centuries
Shan Masood struggled throughout the innings as he just scored 12 runs off 19 balls at one stage of the game. Once his Moeen Ali started charging up earlier on, he geared his innings with boundaries. In his 65 runs, inning smacked four sixes and four boundaries consuming 42 balls. He went for his whopping 49 runs off 23 balls only because of Moeen Ali as he took off the pressure from the skipper. Shan Masood had a very healthy over from Iftikhar Ahmed, scoring 21 runs in his single over.
Mohammad Amir bowled four overs, taking two wickets. He conceded 27 runs and not so unique from the expected performances. Chris Jordan was pretty decent in his bowling spell. He acknowledged 29 runs taking two wickets earlier. Only Iftikhar Ahmed, surprised by Shan Masood who’s calm nature didn’t expect, got 21 runs in a single over. Umar Khan, who has been very impressive in the PSL 2019 taking wickets, hasn’t been used by Imad Wasim.
Karachi Kings All Out for 134 in 17 overs
In response to the big total, Karachi Kings got all-out for 134 runs in 17 overs and lost the game with a significant margin. Not a single batsman got into the thirties with the highest innings by Alex Hales, who scored 29 runs off 21 balls. The seven overs from two part-time bowlers Iftikhar Ahmed and Cameron Delport were very expensive with 79 runs. According to cricket experts, Imad Wasim didn’t use his bowling strength properly, not taking advantage of Umer Khan.
Karachi’s chase started Sharjeel’s fashion as he smacked a maximum and four in very first of Mohammad Irfan. He fell in the second over after giving flury start to Moeen Ali for 16 runs. It’s been a stroke of bitter luck for Karachi as they started well every inning by didn’t get quite all of it. King’s battings line failed to manage good partnerships or take responsibility to finish off the game for two points at the standing table.
Multan vs Karachi Playing XI
The team squads for Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings 10th Match PSL 2020!
Moeen Ali, Zeeshan Ashraf, Shan Masood, Rilee Rossouw, Ravi Bopara. Khushdil Shah, Shahid Afridi, Sohail Tanveer, Imran Tahir, Mohammad Ilyas, Mohammad Irfan
Sharjeel Khan, Babar Azam, Alex Hales, Cameron Delport, Chadwick Walton. Imad Wasim, Chris Jordan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Umaid Asif, Umer Khan, Mohammad Amir