AbuBakar XI defeated Blue Hawks in a match held in the 3rd AD Champion Cricket League.
Batting first, Blue Hawks lost one of their openers for a duck but their other opener Muhammad Danish played a great knock of 53 runs off 47 balls including 6 boundaries. Hamza Sharif scored 23 runs off 34 balls whereas Osama made 18 runs off 16 balls. However, the remaining batsmen skittled out without putting many runs on the board and the team reached a total of 130 runs. Talha took 2 wickets for his side.
AbuBakar XI’s openers struggled to put runs on the board and were dismissed. However, Abdullah Rafee smashed a quickfire 65 not out off 41 balls including 12 boundaries while Sherry contributed 29 not out off 20 balls.Their efforts took the team over the line to chase the target and seal victory in just 13 overs. The bowlers were unable to defend their total and could not pick up crucial wickets.
AbuBakar XI won the match by 8 wickets.