Pakistan Super League will get a new winner tonight as the first-time finalists Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars take on each other in the most awaited match of the Pakistan Super League 2020 at the National Stadium.
Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars will battle tonight to become the champions of fifth edition of Pakistan Super League. Both teams will be playing the final for first time. Though Karachi Kings is hot favorite, but one just can't deny the unparalleled love and support Rana Fawad gets from the cricketing enthusiasts around the globe.
Pakistan Super League is the fifth season of the Pakistan Super League, a franchise Twenty20 cricket league that was established by the Pakistan Cricket Board. Although, Pakistan Super league final matches were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Karachi Kings, runners-up of the league stage, secured a path to the final after defeating Multan Sultans in the Super Over of the qualifier held on November 14.
Karachi King has Imad Wasim, Aamer Yamin , Ali Khan , Arshad Iqbal , Awais Zia , Babar Azam , Cameron Delport , Alex Hales , Iftikhar Ahmed , Chris Jordan , Mohammad Amir , Mohammad Rizwan , Wayne Parnell , Sherfane Rutherford , Sharjeel Khan , Umaid Asif , Umer Khan , Chadwick Walton. Karachi process against Lahore seemingly unstoppable momentum. The game needs no more billing than that.
Lahore, who till now had always finished at the rock bottom in the last four editions, had left everyone shocked with their turnaround in the current season to reach their maiden final after beating Multan Sultans by 25 runs in the second eliminator on Sunday.
Lahore Qalandars has Sohail Akhtar , Dilbar Hussain , Ben Dunk , Fakhar Zaman , Haris Rauf, Jaahid Ali, Chris Lynn , Mohammad Hafeez , Muhammad Faizan, Samit Patel , Seekkuge Prasanna , Raja Farzan, Salman Butt , Shaheen Afridi , Tamim Iqbal , Usman Shinwari , Dane Vilas , David Wiese.
The former Pakistan cricket team captain and Karachi Kings interim coach Wasim Akram hoped that his team wins today's match and prayed that the Kings "go out there and play some incredible cricket."
@KarachiKingsARY Boys are pumped, this is going to be the ultimate show down. I’ve never worked with a team so devoted to not only wanting the cup but ultimately playing for the fans. Tonight I hope we win but more than that I pray we go out there and play some incredible cricket— Wasim Akram (@wasimakramlive) November 17, 2020
However, Let's see who will win the PSL 5 final. The match will begin at 8 pm PST.