Islamabad United won the toss and elected to bowl first.
Wasim Akram says that he is pleased to see the way PSL is progressing up till now.
Good start from Samuel Badree. Just three runs from the first over.
At the end of first over the score is 3/0.
Imran Khalid removes James Vince for two runs off 5 balls. Good start by Islamabad United.
Imad Wasim goes for a duck. Karachi Kings in big trouble up front. Score 3/2.
At the end of second over the score is 4/2.
Consecutive boundaries from Shahzaib Hasan. Score 13/2.
At the end of 3rd over the score is 13/2.
Just one run came off this over. Excellent over.
At the end of four overs the score is 14/2.
Good over for the Karachi kings.
At the end of five overs the score is 26/2.
Rumman Raees comes on to bowl. At the end of power play the score is 32/2. Islamabad United controlling things rather nicely right now.
At the end of 6 overs the score is 32/2.
M. Sami brought on to bowl by Misbah. He is bowled decently during the tournament so far.
At the end of 7 overs the score is 35/2.
A six from Shahzaib Hasan in this over. Russell bowling for the Islamabad United side. Karachi Kings struggling to increase their scoring pace.
At the end of 8 overs the score is 46/2.
Gone !! Sami removes Shahzaib Hasan for 27 runs. Big wicket for Islamabad United.
At the end of 9 overs the score is 47/3.
At the end of 10 overs the score is 53/3.
A tight over form Samuel Badree comes to an end. Just 6 runs came off it.
At the end of 11 overs the score is 59/3.
Good over for Karachi Kings. Two boundaries came in this over.
At the end of 12 overs the score is 71/3.
At the end of 13 overs the score is 79/3.
Good over from Azhar Mahmood who is brought into the side due to the absence of Shane Watson.
At the end of 14 overs the score is 81/3.
At the end of 15 overs the score is 88/3.
Good over for the KK team. 11 runs from this over. Expensive second over from Azhar Mahmood.
At the end of 16 overs the score is 99/3.
A six from Mushfiqur Rahim to Sami. Excellent shot.
A straight drive from Ravi Bopra hist Sami on the toes. He is out of the field with an injury. Andre Russell to complete the over.
Russell clean bowled Mushfiqur Rahim for 33 runs off 27 balls.
At the end of 17 overs the score is 108/4.
Mahmood removes Bopara for 45 runs off 50 balls. Excellent over from Azhar Mahmood comes to an end.
At the end of 18 overs the score is 113/5.
Karachi Kings owner looking tensed after seeing the events unfold in front of him.
A boundary from Shakib to end this over from Russell. Karachi kings finally get a boundary but this is a very low total right now.
At the end of 19 overs the score is 120/5.
KK require a massive final over.
Karachi Kings end at 128 runs in their allotted 20 overs.
The top scorer for Karachi Kings was Ravi Bopara with 45 runs.
Imran Khalid took two wickets for Islamabad United.
Azhar Mahmood is, as expected, excited to play in PSL and he is happy with his performance.
The Karachi Kings scorecard looks a sorry one as most batsman struggled to get going.
The action from second innings
Amir to begin the bowling for KK while Russell and Sharjeel are the openers send in by Islamabad United.
Russell smack Amir for two fours.
At the end of first over the score is 9/0.
Sohail Khan dismisses Sharjeel Khan for a single run. Early wicket for KK.
Haddin is the new batsman at the crease.
At the end of second over the score is 13/1.
A six from Russell to Amir but the bowler gets his revenge as Andre Rusell is out hit wicket.
At the end of third over the score is 19/2.
Sohail Khan strikes on hi first ball as Haddin is sent packing. Haddin goes for 5.
Captain Misbah is the new batsman.
Maiden over from Mohammad Amir. Superb stuff.
At the end of 5 overs the score is 23/3.
Misbah on 5 while Latif is on 8.
At the end of 6 overs the score is 32/3.
Mir Hamza conceded 10 runs in this over. Khalid Latif hits a short ball for six.
At the end of 7 overs the score is 42/3.
A reverse sweep from Misbah earns him a four. Usama Mir ends another over.
At the end of 8 overs the score is 53/3.
At the end of 9 overs the score is 61/3.
Good over from Usama Mir comes to an end. Just 4 runs came off it.
At the end of 10 overs the score is 65/3.
Short and wide and outside off stump as Misbah crashes it past point for four.
At the end of 11 overs the score is 71/3.
Mrs Misbah watches on from the stands. She must be pleased with the way things are progressing.
At the end of 12 overs the score is 74/3.
At the end of 13 overs the score is 77/3.
Four from Misbah to begin the over.
Usama Mir removes Khalid Latif as Mushfiqur Rahim completes an easy stumping. Latif scored 33 runs.
Asif Ali is the new batsman.
At the end of 14 overs the score is 83/4.
Good over from Sohail Khan.
The required run rate reaches 8 an over.
At the end of 15 overs the score is 89/4.
Bopara concedes boundary in this over. 8 runs came off it.
At the end of 16 overs the score is 97/4.
Amir into the attack.
Misbah hits Amir for a boundary down to fine leg.
Amir ends his spell with figures of 1-21.
At the end of 17 overs the score is 103/4.
Big wicket for Karachi Kings as Misbah goes for run a ball 38 runs. Match evenly poised right now.
But Asif Ali hits him for a six.
Big over for IU as 15 runs came in this over.
At the end of 18 overs the score is 118/5.
Asif Ali ends the match in fantastic fashion through two sixes.
Islamabad United win by 5 wickets.
Misbah Ul haq was the top scorer with 38 runs while Khalid Latif scored 33 runs.
Asif Ali played a brilliant cameo of 31 runs in just 17 balls with the help of three sixes.