NBPians Seal Victory in Close Match

NBPians defeated Shan Foods in a match in the 35th Challengers Corporate Cup.

Batting first, NBPians were off to a good start as their openers Raheel Hussain and Zeeshan Siddique scored 15 runs and 25 runs respectively. Mohammad Ahsan Khan scored 25 off 20 balls along with Sher Muhammad’s important 37 off 31 balls. M Khaliq uz Zaman’s 26 off 23 helped the team to reach a defendable score of 155 runs. Danish Farooqui took 2 wickets for his side.

Shan Foods lost one opener for just 6 runs but their other opener Abdul Nafay made 17 runs off 16 balls. Furqan Majeed (41 off 33 balls) partnered with Adeel Abid Shamsi (35 off 28 balls) to help the team in their chase while AbuBakr made 22 and remained not out. Despite their efforts, they were unable to chase the target as their other batsmen were unable to perform well. Mohammad Ahsan Khan bagged 3 wickets while Khalid Ali Khan and Zeeshan Siddique took 2 wickets each.

NBPians won the match by 8 runs.

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