Mohammad Wasim of Islamabad United celebrates after taking the wicket of Quetta Gladiators’ batsman Faf Du Plessis during their PSL-6 match in Abu Dhabi. Supplied
ICC and BCCI are in talks with Oman Cricket over hosting of some of the T20 World Cup matches later this year in the Gulf nation, a top Oman cricket official has confirmed.
Karachi: Karachi Kings defeated Quetta Gladiators by seven wickets in the opening match the fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) on Saturday. Arshad Iqbal was the wrecker-in-chief as he accounted for the three dismissals, conceding only 16 runs in his three overs to help Kings set up a thumping win in the first match and set the tone for the tournament.
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