Both teams are vying for top spot - Multan sit at the top of the table with 8 points from 5 games, while Karachi are not far behind with 6 points
Multan had lost three straight games to Karachi until their contest earlier this season, which they ended up winning by 52 runs.
Rilee Rossouw struck just his second T20 century in the Sultans' victory against the Gladiators last time around.
Last 5 Head To Head
Venue Details and Pitch Report
06 Mar, 08:30 PM IST
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Michael Gough, Shozab Raza
The surface at the Gadaffi Stadium has aided run-scoring in the past. The average first innings score across five games this season is close to 175.
Overcast skies are expected throughout the day with a 50% chance of thundershowers.
Two teams eyeing a playoff berth will lock horns when Karachi Kings play host to Multan Sultans. The last time these two sides met, Multan ran out comfortable winners thanks to top performances from Shan Masood, Moeen Ali and Imran Tahir. However, the Kings have dominated the head to head between these two teams and will fancy their chances of picking up the victory.