Vital CC defeated Big Buy Market in the final of the SPL Season 5 held on Friday.
Vital CC were off to a decent start despite losing an early wicket. Talha Saleem scored 12 runs, while Umair Paracha contributed 27 runs off 26 balls. Muhammad Fareed Ullah Agha played an important, quickfire knock of 52 off 28 balls, including 6 boundaries. Bilal Umer added 14 runs to the total to help the team reach a defendable score of 157 runs. Big Buy’s Abdullah Nawab took 2 wickets for his side.
Big Buy’s batting innings started off good although they lost one of their openers early. Their other opener Noman Ampara smashed 63 off 51 balls, including 7 boundaries. Khuzaima bin Tanveer’s 44 off 35 balls helped stabilize the team. Despite their efforts, the remaining batsmen were unable to make significant contributions, leading the team to a total of 145 runs. Vital CC’s Mustafa Fattani bagged 3 wickets while Muhammad Fareed Ullah Agha claimed 2 wickets.
Vital CC won the final by 12 runs.