Karachi, June 14, 2017 (PPI-OT):Mujahid Gymkhana Lahore and host A.O. Clinic moved into semi 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 3rd Quarter Final Mujahid Gymkhana Lahore defeated i3H Emerging Talent by 2 wickets in nail biting finish. I3H Emerging Talent after winning the toss decided to bat first. They score 192 all out in 20 overs.
Sufiyan Khan scored 40 runs in 22 balls with 4 fours and 4 sixes, Deedar Azeem made 32 runs in just 11 balls including 2 fours and 4 sixes, Zaki Shaz made 19, Noman Afzal scored 17. L.M.F. Ali Raza bowled well and took 04/38, L.M.F. Rashid took 02/50. In turn Mujahid Gymkhana got victory in last ball of the inning. Opener Asad Ali hit brilliant century, he scored 109 runs in 51 balls with the help of 6 fours and 9 towering sixes, Zeeshan Yousuf scored 25 including 2 fours and a six. Osama Khalid made 21 runs. L.M.F. Noman Afzal 02/30, R.O.S. Waseem Dilawar 02/25, L.L.S. Zaki Shaz 02/24, Asad Ali named Man of the Match.
In 4th Quarter Final Sojhla C.C. D.G. Khan batting first scored 100 runs all out in 19.2 overs. Shokat Ali made 30 including 2 fours and 2 sixes, Hamza Shiraz 21(1×4, 1×6), Muhammad Imran scored 18 runs. R.O.S. Ali Meher bowled superbly and took 02 wickets for just 2 runs, L.L.S. Imran Ali bagged 02/14International cricketer Bilal Asif 02/23. In reply A.O. Clinic achieved the target in 8.1 over for the loss of 01 wicket only. Kamran Ghulam blasted 46 runs n.o. in 27 balls includes 3 fours and 4 huge sixes while Shahbaz Jaed also batted well and remained n.o. for 43 in 21 balls with the help of 6 fours and 2 sixes. He was declared Man of the Match. Umpires Irfan Habib, Aziz ur Rehman and Muhammad Younus, Scorer M. Ali Lakha and Faisal Siddiqui, Match Referee first class cricketer Waheed Mirza.
2nd Quarter Final: Mujahid Gymkhana Lahore beat i3H Emerging Talent
Toss won by i3H Emerging Talent
i3H Emerging Talent: 192 All out in 20 overs
Sufiyan Khan 40 (22) 4×4, 4×6, Deedar Azeem 32 (11) 2×4, 4×6
Zaki Shaz 19 (1×4)
L.M.F. Ali Raza 04/38, L.M.F. Muhammad Rashid 02/50
Mujahid Gymkhana Lahore: 195/8 in 20 overs
Asad Ali 109 (51) 6×4, 9×6, Zeeshan Yousuf 25 (21) 2×4, 1×6
Osama Khalid 21 (2×4),
L.L.S. Zaki Shaz 02/24, R.O.S. Waseem Dilawar 02/25
4th Quarter Final: A.O. Clinic beat Sojhla C.C. D.G. Khan by 9 wickets
Toss won by Sojhla C.C.
Sojhla C.C. D.G. Khan: 100 all out in 20 overs
Shokat Ali 30 (30) 2×4, 1×6, Hamza Shiraz 21 (20) 1×4
R.O.S. Ali Meher 02/02, L.L.S. Imran Ali 02/14
Bilal Asif 02/23
A.O. Clinic: 101/01 in 8.1 overs
Kamran Ghulam 46 n.o. 6×4, 4×6, Shahbaz Javed 43 (21) n.o. 6×4, 2×6
R.M.F. Shokat Ali 01/21
2nd Semi Final: 15-06-2017 Thursday
A.O. Clinic v/s Mujahid Gymkhana Lahore at 9.30pm
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Asghar Ali Shah Memorial Sports Foundation