Shifa hospital beats Jaguars XI by 39 runs


Shifa International Hospital Islamabad beat Jaguars XI by 39 runs in the Champions League Cricket Tournament match here at Ghouri Cricket Ground F-11 Islamabad.

Jaguars Captain won the toss and invited to bat first Shifa International, Shifa International hit up 197 for loss of ninewickets in the allotted 30 overs. Azmat Bashir 38, Shahzad Kiani 36, Irfan Khan 25, Captain Qutab Uddin Qureshi 23 and Nasir Mehmood 21 runs were their leading run-getters. Jaguars XI Saad (3 for 31), Sohail Qaiser (3 for 40) and Usman Khaleequ (2 for 41) were the other main wicket-takers. In reply,Jaguars XI was bowled out for 158 runs in the 28th overs, Bedar (40), Usman Khaleequ (28) and Taha Kiani 24 were their main scorers.

Imtiaz Alam bowled well and claimed 2 wickets for 17 runs in 6 overs, while Ali Mubashir (2 for 21), Tahir Akhtar (2 for 26) and Irfan Khan (2 for 36) bowled well for Shifa International. Azmat Bashir was declared “Man of the Match” for his impressive Performance.