Karachi vs Multan Match 2 Result PSL 2019
Karachi King won the toss and chooses to bat first in the 2nd match of HBL PSL 2019.
Karachi King started their innings with a record-breaking partnership of 157 runs. As Liam Livingstone and Babar Azam provided a great opening stand to the Karachi Kings. Liam Living stone played his debut match in HBL PSL and smashed a brilliant knock of 83 runs in 42 balls. Whereas the top-ranked T20 player Babar Azam added 77 runs in 59 balls.
Chasing down a target of 184 runs, Shoaib Malik 52 runs in 28 balls and Evan’ 49 runs in 39 balls gives Multan Sultan a hope to win the match. But Karachi Left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir took 4 wickets by conceding only 25 runs in 4 over spell. That makes Multan Sultan short of the victory. Where Multan Sultan made only 59 runs in 10 over losing 2 wickets. The Captain showed his class and added 72 runs with the help of Evan to give a boost by smashing 5 boundaries and 2 sixes.
The turning point was when Ravi Bopara conceded 24 runs in an over. Malik smashed 4 boundaries and a six in that over which reduces the target to 60 runs in 30 balls. But after that dismissed Usman Shinwari dismiss Shoaib Malik and they lost their momentum. They need 45 runs in 21 runs and Afridi hit three boundaries that bring the Multan Sultan very close. 20 in 12 balls was achievable but then Mohammad Amir showed his classical bowling and dismiss Afridi to shatter the hopes of Multan Sultans. And in the end, Multan Sultan lost the match falling 7 runs short of the target.
Man of the Match:
Liam Livingstone the debut player for Karachi King was declared as the Player of the Match for his brilliant knock and record-breaking partnership with Babar Azam.