Deceptive left-arm bowler Imran Khan Jr grabbed a dramatic hat-trick as holders Peshawar stormed into semi-finals by ending Karachi Blues’ unbeaten run in the Cool & Cool presents Haier Mobile T20 Cup at the Pindi Cricket Stadium on Sunday.

Defending champions Peshawar’s seven-wicket win over Karachi Blues ensured they claim top spot at the expense of the Karachi side in Group B of the National T20 Cup and will now face Group A runners-up Sialkot, who recently won the Super 8 T20, in the semi-final on Monday at the Rawalpindi Cricket Ground.