Central Punjab registered their archetypal triumph successful the Pakistan Cup 2021 whereas Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa besides secured victories successful their respective matches successful Karachi connected Thursday.
Saad Nasim’s broadside enactment an halt to their three-match losing streak by registering a four-wicket triumph against Southern Punjab.
Batting archetypal astatine the State Bank Stadium, Hussain Talat’s broadside scored 320-9 connected the backmost of 70-run sound by wicketkeeper-batsman Waqar Hussain portion Sohaib Maqsood and the skipper made 60 each.
Ahmed Bashir and Raza Ali Dar took 3 wickets each.
In reply, Tayyab Tahir scored an unbeaten 131 to anchor the side to a triumph successful 49.1 overs. Rizwan Hussain made quick-fire 76 whereas Qasim Akram chipped successful with 46.
Zahid Mahmood and Muhammad Imran bagged 2 wickets each.
KP flooded Northern scare
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa triumphed implicit Northern by 4 wickets in a low-scoring crippled astatine the National Bank of Pakistan Sports Complex.
Mohammad Nawaz’s side, asked to instrumentality guard, were dismissed for 112 successful conscionable 36.4 overs. Faizan Riaz was the lone batsman who provided some resistance arsenic helium made 42.
Iftikhar Ahmed bagged 3 wickets portion Irfanullah Shah and Asif Afridi took 2 wickets.
Khalid Usman’s broadside stuttered astatine archetypal but managed to complete the tally pursuit astatine the nonaccomplishment of six wickets successful 23.1 overs.
Sajid Khan top-scored with 20 portion wicketkeeper Mohammad Haris made 19. Iftikhar, Sahibzada Farhan and Kamran Ghulam made 12 runs each.
Mubasir Khan took 3 wickets for Northern.
Balochistan triumph implicit Sindh
Balochistan clinch a three-wicket triumph implicit hosts Sindh at the United Bank Limited Sports Complex.
Batting first, Saud Shakeel’s broadside were anchored to 239-9, thanks to Hassan Khan’s 54 and 52 by Danish Aziz.
Veterans Asad Shafiq and openers Khurram Manzoor chipped in with 43 and 32 respectively.
Amad Butt was the prime of Balochistan bowlers arsenic helium returned with a five-fer.
In reply, Ayaz Tasawar struck 69 arsenic Balochistan completed the pursuit successful 46.3 overs portion skipper Imran Farhat made 59. Kashif Bhatti chipped successful with a 40-run knock.
Mohammad Hasnain bagged 3 wickets for the hosts.