Karachi, June 02, 2017 (PPI-OT):Due to brilliant half centuries by Rameez Aziz and Muhammad Waqas and accurate bowling by spinners Faraz Ahmed Khan and Junaid Ilyas of Tournament favourite team of Omar Associates defeated Brighto Paints by huge margin of 93 runs in 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.
Brighto Paints lead by former skipper National Team Salman Butt chasing huge target of 193 runs were bundled out for just 100 runs. Skipper Salman Butt could score just 02 runs, while Rameez Raja, Muhammad Waqas scored brilliant half centuries 63 and 50 respectively. Leg spinner Faraz Ahmed Khan deadly bowling who took 04 wickets for just 15 runs, Junaid Ilyas off spinner also bowled well and bagged 3 wickets for 23 runs. Tariq Nawaz of losing team manage to score brisk 41 runs.
Toss won by Omar Associates:
Omar Associates: 193/9 in 20 overs
Rameez Raja 63(31) 4×4, 4×6, Muhammad Waqas 50(26) 2×4, 5×6
Anwar Ali 29(13) 3×4, 2×6
R.L.S. Muhammad Irfan 04/39, L.L.S. Asfand Mehran 02/28
L.L.S. Irfan Rasheed 02/38
Brighto Paints: 100 all out in 14.1 overs
Tariq Nawaz 41(18) 5×4, 3×6, Nadeem Jawed 27(19) 2×4, 2×6
L.L.S. Faraz Ahmed Khan 04/15
R.O.S. Junaid Ilyas 03/23
UMPIRES: Irfan Habib and Nazir Butt
Scorer: M.A. Lakha
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Asghar Ali Shah Memorial Sports Foundation