Sports: Cricket: Karachi Premier League rolls into action from today

Karachi: North Hawks will take on Malir Dolphins in the opening match of T20 KFC Karachi Premier League here today (Wednesday) here at the Hussain Lawai Cricket Stadium in Naya Nazimabad.

In the day’s second fixture, Clifton Lions will face Johar Bears, which will be telecast live on Geo Super.

According to Moiz Bin Zahid, the chairman KPL, the winner of the KPL will cash Rs 500,000 while the runner up will pocket Rs 250,000.

A total of six teams, namely F.B Area, Malir Dolphins, Gulshan Stallions, Clifton Lions, North Hawks and Johar Bears will be seen competing for top honours during the tournament, which will conclude with the final on April 5.