Result
1st Match , Pakistan Super League at National Stadium, Karachi, Pakistan,

Quetta Gladiators

121 / 10 ( 18.2 )

Karachi Kings

126 / 3 (13.5/20 ov, target 122)
Karachi Kings won by 7 wickets

Quetta Gladiators innings (20 overs maximum)

Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
Tom Banton c Joe Clarke b SI Wasim 5 3 1 0 166.67
Sarfraz Ahmed c Joe Clarke b Aamer Yamin 7 8 1 0 87.5
Chris Gayle c Mohammad Amir b DT Christian 39 24 4 2 162.5
Saim Ayub c Aamer Yamin b Waqas Maqsood 8 14 1 0 57.14
Azam Khan c DT Christian b Arshad Iqbal 17 14 1 1 121.43
Mohammad Nawaz runout 3 8 0 0 37.5
Ben Cutting bowled b Arshad Iqbal 11 13 2 0 84.62
Qais Ahmad c Joe Clarke b Waqas Maqsood 16 13 1 1 123.08
Usman Khan Shinwari c SI Wasim b Mohammad Amir 0 4 0 0 0
Mohammad Hasnain c Joe Clarke b Arshad Iqbal 4 5 1 0 80
Naseem Shah* 1 4 0 0 25
Extras 10 (b 0, lb 4 , w 10 , nb 0)
Total 121 ( 18.2 )

Fall of wickets

  • (Tom Banton at 6 runs, in 0.4 over),
  • (Sarfraz Ahmed at 17 runs, in 2.4 over),
  • (Saim Ayub at 55 runs, in 7.3 over),
  • (Chris Gayle at 68 runs, in 8.4 over),
  • (Mohammad Nawaz at 76 runs, in 10.5 over),
  • (Azam Khan at 91 runs, in 12.5 over),
  • (Ben Cutting at 104 runs, in 14.6 over),
  • (Usman Khan Shinwari at 106 runs, in 15.5 over),
  • (Mohammad Hasnain at 111 runs, in 16.5 over),
  • (Qais Ahmad at 121 runs, in 18.2 over),
Bowler O M R W E
SI Wasim 4.0 0 31 1 1
Mohammad Amir 4.0 0 14 1 1
Aamer Yamin 2.0 0 23 1 1
Waqas Maqsood 2.2 0 21 2 1
Arshad Iqbal 4.0 1 16 3 0
DT Christian 2.0 0 12 1 2

Karachi Kings innings (20 overs maximum)

Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
Sharjeel Khan lbw b Mohammad Hasnain 4 4 1 0 100
Babar Azam c Sarfraz Ahmed b Mohammad Hasnain 24 20 3 0 120
Joe Clarke c Azam Khan b Usman Khan Shinwari 46 23 6 3 200
Colin Ingram* 17 22 1 0 77.27
Mohammad Nabi* 30 14 2 3 214.29
Extras 5 (b 0, lb 1 , w 3 , nb 0)
Total 126

Fall of wickets

  • (Sharjeel Khan at 4 runs, in 0.4 over),
  • (Joe Clarke at 59 runs, in 5.2 over),
  • (Babar Azam at 87 runs, in 10.1 over),
Bowler O M R W E
Mohammad Hasnain 4.0 0 18 2 0
Naseem Shah 2.0 0 23 0 1
Qais Ahmad 3.0 0 43 0 3
Usman Khan Shinwari 2.0 0 10 1 0
Mohammad Nawaz 2.0 0 11 0 0
Ben Cutting 0.5 0 20 0 0

The 1st Match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2021 is being played between Quetta Gladiators and Karachi Kings at the National Stadium, Karachi, Pakistan.

Quetta Gladiators are the most consistent side of the PSL, having reached three finals so far, losing twice and winning once in 2019. However, they are coming off a poor campaign that saw them finish second to bottom last year.

Karachi Kings are the defending champions of the tournament, having won it last year by beating Lahore Qalandars in the final.

Live scorecard, complete with all the necessary statistics and numbers, for the match between Quetta Gladiators and Karachi Kings will appear below:

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