Shahzad, Amin shine as K-Electric and SSGC bag comprehensive wins
The third day at the Naya Nazimabad Ramzan Cup witnessed one-sides affairs where K-Electric & Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) won comprehensively.
In the first match, K-Electric’s paceman Muhammad Musa kept on checking the Rehman Foundation as they managed 100 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 9 wickets. Musa got 3 wickets for 13 runs. Faraz Ahmed Khan was very effective as well, returning with figures of 3 for 15 in his 3 overs. Shahbaz Javed’s 24 was the only notable contribution in the Rehman Foundation’s batting chart.
In reply, K-Electric comfortably overhauled the target with 9 wickets and 7.5 overs to spare. Umair Yousuf remained unbeaten on 47. Muhammad Musa was declared man of the match.
In the second match, star-studded Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) rolled over the Khurram Manzoor led-Port Qasim Authority. Umar Amin and Ahmad Shahzad laid a solid foundation with 96-run opening stand to achieve 160-run target in 15.5 overs.
Umar Amin made elegant unbeaten 67 while Ahmad Shahzad hammered an aggressive 54 and earned the man of the match award.
Earlier, PQA scored 159 runs for 5 wickets in their allotted 20 overs. Muhammad Waqas led the batting unit with 55 off 32 while captain Khurram Manzoor scored 25 runs.
SSGC will take on Pakistan Customs while PAF and Agha Estate will face each other on Sunday.