Spirit CC and Al-Madni Textiles went face-to-face on 18 February 2021. It was a close game, and Al-Madni Textiles won by 3 runs in the last over!
Al-Madni Textiles batted in the first innings. Bilal Aslam and Shahzaib Dyer made a cumulative of 12 runs. Ejaz Khan was the top-scorer of the game with an amazing 70 from 49 balls. He smashed 7 fours and 2 sixes in his innings. On the other end, it was Ali Zain who scored 29 off 28. Muhammad Salman Sheikhani And M. Yousuf made 25 and 22 runs respectively. Spirit CC’s bowlers took 4 wickets and 1 run-out. Sadiq Suriya, Omer Farooq, Shahid Nepal and Hammad Nepal took 1 wicket each. The score was 168/5 at the end of 20 overs.
In the second innings, Uzair Aslam made an impressive 48 off 34 and Umair Tariq scored 55 off 38 balls. Sadiq Suriya also contributed with 19 runs. However, the rest of the batting order did not make significant runs. They lost 6 wickets in total and were short by just 3 wickets. Spirit CC responded the opposition with 165/6 in 20 overs. Al-Madni Textiles bowled well and M. Yousuf and Zeeshan Arif Aarbi both took 2 wickets.
The game ended with an Al-Madni Textiles victory who won by just 3 runs.