Islamabad United beat Karachi Kings by five wickets despite Sharjeel Khan’s classic ton.

After scoring 197-run score Karachi Kings were the favorites but the chasing team defeated kings with five balls in hand.

Babar Azam and Sharjeel’s 176-run partnership went all in vain. While the most expensive over of PSL history, bowled by Aamer Yamin, whose seven-ball third over was bled for 29 runs by Alex Hales.


Sharjeel, after being dropped by Hales, the lefty power hitter made capital city bowlers pay with a 59-ball 105 laced with nine 4s and eight sixes.

That over turned the tables and later with good partnership between Hussain Tallat (42) and Iftikhar Ahmed (49) helped the team to grasp the victory. While Asif cruised the Uniteds to victory with a staggering 21-run score on just nine balls.

Meanwhile, man of the match award was given to Hales on scoring a much need knock for the Sherus.