KARACHI – defending champions Islamabad United will clash with hosts Karachi Kings inside the Eliminator 1 of the Pakistan top notch League (PSL) Season four on Thursday (today).

The in shape will begin at 07:00 PM (PST) on the country wide Stadium Karachi. The triumphing team will play Peshawar Zalmi, who misplaced the Qualifier in opposition to Quetta Gladiators, to e book an area inside the very last. The dropping side can be eliminated from the event.

Islamabad United, winners in 2016 and 2018, had defeated Karachi Kings in each league suits of the PSL 4. United were equal on factors with their rivals inside the league segment with 10 in as many games, completed in advance of Kings on better net run-fee.

On their way to the title inside the first edition, Islamabad beat Karachi within the Eliminator with the aid of a convincing 9-wicket margin whilst Brad Haddin (fifty two no longer out) and Luke Ronchi (50 not out) helped them chase down a modest target of 111 runs.

however, Karachi reversed the bring about 2017 while the two groups again met in the Eliminator, beating Islamabad via 44 runs at the back of some exquisite bowling via Mohammad Amir, Imad Wasim and Usama Mir – all taking three wickets.

Islamabad again had the higher of Karachi within the 1/3 edition on their manner to the title, winning via 8 wickets. Ronchi once more changed into Karachi’s nemesis, via scoring a whirlwind ninety four.

With inputs from APP