In the highly anticipated Grand Final of the Youth Friendship League Season 2, Memon Stars Classic Garments Raptors batted first. Their openers, Bilal Aslam and Younus Tai, started steadily with Bilal scoring 28 off 26 balls and Younus contributing 37 off 29. Ahmed Moten added 12 runs off 10 deliveries. In the late stages of the innings, Sameer Javed scored 14 off 13, and Hammad Warrind remained unbeaten with 19 off 19, providing some late impetus. However, the rest of the batting lineup faltered under pressure. Muhammad Anas Waheed was the standout bowler for Memon Stars Sumya Gladiators, claiming 3 crucial wickets, while Idrees Amin and HASSAN BHOOT chipped in with 2 wickets each. Memon Stars Classic Garments Raptors concluded their innings with a total of 127/9.
Memon Stars Sumya Gladiators, in pursuit of 128 for victory, faced an early setback with the loss of a wicket. Opener Ahmed Asif played a pivotal innings, scoring 46 off 41 balls, anchoring the chase. Haris Altaf contributed 11 off 11, and Habib Shoaib added 12 off 13. Umer Khanani showcased his late-innings prowess with an unbeaten 24 off 14 deliveries, while Ammar Pasta scored 12 off 9. Abdul Rafay Aziz took 2 wickets for Memon Stars Classic Garments Raptors, but it wasn’t enough to stop Memon Stars Sumya Gladiators.
In the end, Memon Stars Sumya Gladiators secured victory by 4 wickets, clinching the Grand Final title of the Youth Friendship League Season 2. They showcased excellent teamwork and composure under pressure, ensuring their triumph in this exciting contest.