Shaheen XI defeated Metro Safari on 3 March and became the champions in the Urban Star Season 2 finale! They chased down the game comfortably, winning by 7 wickets.
Metro Safari batted first and were able to generate a competitive total because of Shery and Abdullah Khan’s efforts. Shery made a brilliant 70 off 44 with 8 fours and 3 sixes whereas Khan was incredible with 44 off 30 balls including 5 fours. Metro Safari lost 3 wickets in the innings and after their 18 overs, were 165/5. Ashraf Khan, Yasir Ali and Iqbal all picked up a wicket each.
In the second innings, Shaheen XI chased the target in 17.3 overs. Saif played an amazing knock of 82 runs off 41 deliveries. He played with a strike rate of 200 and smashed 11 fours and 2 sixes. After his dismissal, Ayaz Baber and Qudrat Ullah carried the rhythm forward. Baber scored 30 off 24 and and Qudrat Ullah 41 off 26 balls. Although they lost wickets to Shoaib Siddiq, Adil Umar and Abdul Moiz, they were able to recover quickly. It was a comfortable win for the chasing side.
Shaheen XI won the game by 7 wickets and were crowned winners of Urban Star Season 2!