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Multan Sultans defeat Karachi Kings by 52 runs


Multan, 28 February 2020 – Sports Reporter:

The Multan Sultans on Friday defeated Karachi Kings by a 52 runs at Multan Cricket Stadium.

Karachi Kings won the toss and chosed to field first.

Sultans’ Zeeshan Ashraf was the first player to be sent back to the pavilion during the first innings with 23 runs on the scoreboard. Meanwhile, Moeen Ali scored 65 runs from 42 balls, before being sent packing in the eleventh over.

Captain Shan Masood also crossed the half century mark, scoring 61 runs from 42 balls before being dismissed by CJ Jordan in the seventeenth over.

The Multan Sultans had set a 187-run target at the end of the first innings.

Kings’ Babar Azam and Sharjeel Khan were early casualties during first few overs, scoring only 13 and 16 runs, respectively. AD Hales was sent back to the pavilion for 29 runs while CS Delport was sent back for 8. Skipper Imad Wasim was sent packing at 5.

While chasing 187-run target, Kings were dismissed for only 134 in 17 overs.