Prince Club, Cricket Center and Township Whites registered victories in the Cricket 20-K Cup 2023 T20 tournament played at various venues on Monday.
The Premier League club beat the Model Town club by 6 goals in a match that the Model Town club played at the stadium.
Model Town Club won 171 matches and lost 7 goals. Farman Ali played 56 runs, Muhammad Saleem 27 and Hassan Rizwan 23. For the club Prince Usman Dhillon took 3 for 31 and Ahmed Hassan, Shamudin, Zeeshan Shabbir and Anas Mustafa took one wicket.
The Premier League club achieved the goal in the last ball of this match with a score of 175 and 4 goals. Player of the match Ammar Tariq played an innings of 71 runs off 52 balls, hitting 8 fours and 3 sixes.
Shamsuddin (29*), Shoaib Arshad (27) and Anas Mustafa (26) also did well with the bat. For Model Town Club, Usman Shahid (3-25) and Mohsin Irshad (1-35) bowled well.
Basit Ali beat Cricket Center Club with a 26-run win against Model Town Whites at the Model Town Whites ground. Bazin Ali’s unbeaten 50 off just 24 balls was the highlight of the match and for this brilliant knock, he was awarded the man of the match award.
Cricket Center, batting first, posted a decent total of 178-5 in 20 overs. Anas Mehmood was the top scorer from the winning team as he scored 54 runs off 42 balls with the help of 6 boundaries and 1 sis, but the star bowler from the winning side was Basit Ali with an unbeaten knock of 50 runs while opening. Ameer Hamza scored 22 matches. Naveed Malik (4-20) and Shahab Khan (1-40) bowled well for MT Whites.
Model Town Whites responded strongly but their middle order failed as they managed to score 152-6 in 20 overs, thus losing the match by 26 runs. Opener Aon Shahzad played a brilliant inning of 69 runs while Naveed Malik scored 25 and Farhan Khan hit 16 runs. For Cricket Center, Ali Zafar took two wickets and Saif ur Rehman and Asif Ali Khan took one wicket each.
Muhammad Shoaib’s brilliant bowling (4 for 14) led the Whites to a 110-run victory over Lucky Star Club in the other match of the tournament.
Township Whites, batting first, posted a mammoth total of 191-8 in the allotted 20 overs. Rana Ayan Ali was the top scorer with 59 while Nema Khan scored 48, Karan Afzal scored 27 and Ali Ahmad scored 19 goals. Adil Sawa 2 goals 23 goals.
Lucky Star Club managed to score 81 before being all out in 12.2 overs, thanks to some outstanding bowling by man of the match Muhammad Shoaib who grabbed four wickets for 14 runs. Junaid Ali (25), Awais Shahzad (20), Imran Dogar (15) and Hanan Zahid (11) could cross double figures. Apart from Shoaib, Kamran Afzal and Muhammad Yasin took 2 wickets each.