It was raining sixes and fours in another belter at the Rawalpindi International Cricket Stadium as Islamabad United and Karachi Kings clashed in the 14th match of the HBL Pakistan Super League. Islamabad United’s fireworks glowed with vintage Luke Ronchi back into the smashing form.
The right-handed batsman scored an unbeaten 85 of just 58 balls with 9 fours and 2 sixes. Ronchi’s blitz helped Islamabad United to dominate Karachi Kings in the first half and put up a total of 183 on the board but it proved to be insufficient in front of powerful Karachi Kings’ batting line-up.
Courtesy great batting display from Sharjeel Khan, Alex Hales, Imad Wasim, and Cameron Delport Karachi chased the total easily at the end. Nevertheless, Ronchi’s good form is a good form for Islamabad United entering into the 2nd half of the HBL PSL edition 5.