Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United, PSL 2021
Islamabad United and Karachi Kings will both be bidding to back up their opening wins when they face each other in the Pakistan Super League. United take on the defending champions at the National Stadium, Karachi, on February 24 and the live action starts at 19:00 local time.
Islamabad United finished bottom of the pile last season but they started this season by chasing 151 to beat Multan Sultans. Lewis Gregory hit 49* from 31 balls, after Mohammad Wasim had earlier taken 3-29, in a three-wicket victory.
Karachi Kings started their title defence with a dominant display, meanwhile. Arshad Iqbal’s 3-16 set the tone against Quetta Gladiators as they bowled them out for just 121. In reply, Joe Clarke’s 23-ball 46 set the tone and the Kings claimed a seven-wicket win with 6.1 overs still to bowl.
KRK vs ISU Live streaming
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Live streaming: Cricketgateway
KRK vs ISU Toss Prediction
Both teams won the toss and elected to field first and it is highly likely both will be keen to do so again.
More hot, dry and sunny Karachi weather is in store.
A pacey wicket, favouring quick bowling and quick scoring, is the usual order of the day in Karachi.
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