Pakistan Super League leader Peshawar Zalmi and Karachi Kings earned one-sided victories as chasing teams continued to prosper on Saturday. Peshawar won a third straight match and handed Islamabad United its first defeat by six wickets.
Also, Babar Azam hit a second successive half-century for Karachi to beat Multan Sultans by seven wickets.
All 10 round-robin matches have been won by the teams chasing after their skippers won the toss and opted to field.
Peshawar, led by captain Wahab Riaz’s personal best PSL figures of 4 for 17, dismissed two-time champion Islamabad for the season’s lowest total of 118 in 17.1 overs. Alex Hales top-scored with 41.
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Peshawar cruised to 122 for 4 with 17 balls to spare. Haider Ali hit three sixes and three fours in 36 off 18 balls. Peshawar was 6 for 2 but Tom Kohler-Cadmore (46) and Shoaib…