Karachi, June 12, 2017 (PPI-OT): A.O. Clinic after winning the remaining league matches become group champion of Group-B while Advance Telecom defeated Karbala Heroes Quetta in Group-c and advanced to Quarter Final of 22nd Dr. M.A. Shah Night Trophy, 2017 being played at Asghar Ali Shah Stadium Karachi organized by Asghar Ali Shah Memorial Sports Foundation collaboration of A.O. Clinic. In first match A.O. Clinic defeated Jahanian Tigers Multan by record margin of 126 runs.
A.O. Clinic batted first scored 189 runs for 8 wickets in 20 overs. Muhammad Shahbaz hit brilliant half century and scored 61 runs in 38 balls with the help of 5×4, 4×6, Ali Tipu who is in devasting form scored superb 41 runs in just 11 balls including 1×4 and 5×6, Ali Meher made 18 runs. R.M.F. Ejaz Meherban 3/28. In turn Jahanian Tigers Multan bundelled out for just 27 runs. L.L.S. Ali Asad took 05/08, R.M.F. Waqas Qudrat bagged 03/05.
In group-C match Advance Telecom defeated Karbala Heroes by huge margin of 87 runs and moved into Quarter Final. Advance Telecom scored 155 runs in 20 overs, Ramiz Aziz scored 47 (3×4, 3×6) Taimoor Sultan made 27 runs (2×6, 1×4), R.M.F. Matiullah 02/34, L.L.S. Waseem Qureshi 02/21. Karbala Heroes all out for 68 runs in 14.3 overs. R.M.F. Ziaulhaq 03/14, R.M.F. Ahmed Butt 03/04, L.L.S. Ali Sadat 02/05.
In last group match A.O. Clinic beat Riyadh League Saudi Arabia by 08 wickets. Batting first Riyadh League Saudi Arabia scored only 78 runs. Sajid Cheema made 15 runs. R.M.F. Kamran Hussain 03/18, R.O.S. Ali Tipu 02/09, L.L.S. Imran Ali 02/09, R.O.S. Ali Meher 02/20, In reply A.O. Clinic achieved target for the loss of 02 wickets only in 8.5 overs. Muhammad Shahbaz hit brilliant unbeaten half century 57 runs in 30 balls including 7×4, 3×6. Ali Meher scored 19 runs (1×4, 1×6).
1st Match: A.O. Clinic beat Jahanian Tigers Multan by 162 runs
Toss won by A.O. Clinic
A.O. Clinic: 189/8 in 20 overs
Muhammad Shahbaz 61 (38 balls) 5×4, 3×6, Ali Tipu 41 n.o. (11) 1×4,5×6.
R.M.F. Ejaz Meherban 02/23, R.L.S. Sunny Azam 2/13
Jahanian Tigers Multan: 27 all out
Sunny Azam 09 runs
L.L.S. Muhammad Asad 05/08, R.M.F. Waqas Qudrat 03/05
2nd Match: Advance Telecom beat Karbala Heroes by 87 runs
Toss won by Advance Telecom
Advance Telecom: 155/8 in 20 overs
Ramiz Aziz 47 (30) 3×4, 2×6, Taimoor Sultan 27 (18) 1x42x6
R.M.F. Matiullah 02/34,
Karbal Heroes Quetta: 68 runs
Naseer Khan 13 (1×4, 1×6),
R.M.F Ziaul Haq 03/14, R.M.F. Ammad Butt 03/04
3rd Match: A.O. Clinic beat Riyad League Saudi Arabia by 8 wickets
Riyadh League Saudi Arabia: 78 all out in 12.5 overs
Sajid Cheema 15 (2×4), R.M.F. Kamran Hussain 3/18
A.O. Clinic: 81/2 in 8.5 overs
Muhammad Shahbaz 57 n.o. (30) 7×4, 3×6
Ali Meher 19 (1×4, 1×6)
3rd Quarter Final: 13-06-2017 Tuesday
i3H EMERGING TALENT V/S MUJAHID GYMKHANA, LAHORE at 5.00pm
4th Quarter Final: 13-06-2017 Tuesday
A.O.CLINIC V/S SOJHLA C.C. D.G.KHAN at 10.pm
Umpire: Nazeer Butt and Irfan Habib
Scorer: Muhammad Ali Lakha
For more information, contact:
Asghar Ali Shah Memorial Sports Foundation