Bank Islami wins opening match
Aga Khan Gymkhana Ramazan T20 Cup
KARACHI—The outstanding performance by Opening batsman and Wicket keeper Fahad Khan made Bank Islami victorious against Sony Associates by 4 wickets in the opening match of 29th Aga Khan Gymkhana Ramazan cup T20 cricket here at AKG New upgraded cricket ground.
On the occasion of opening ceremony Chairman of Aga Khan gymkhana Hakim Ali khan was the chief guest and inaugurated the event.
Cricket convener Mir Afzal Baig, members tournament committee Irfan Surani, Hamid Ali, Senior Producer Radio Pakistan, Anis ur Rehman, Saleem Nadir, Ex Captain AKG Sabir Hussain, Azeem Durrani, Media coordinator M.Nizam and others also attended the ceremony.
Sony associates batting first in the Group A encounter, mange only 129 for 9 wickets in 20 over.
Farhan khan 23 runs in 19 balls with two fours and Babar Hussain 23 in 23 balls with three fours were the main scorers from the looser.
Off spinner Shameer Khatak grabbed three wickets for 21 runs. Off spinner Ahmed Farooq and Abdul Majid took 2 wickets each for 18 and 38 runs respectively.
In reply, Bank Islami achieved the target with facing much resistance from rival and scored 132 runs with loss of 6 wickets in 17.01 overs.
Opener Talented wicket keeper and batsman Fahad khan made 56 off 39 deliveries with the help of eight fours and a six and Shafat Hussain scored 21 ( five fours) in 11 balls, Ahmad Farooqi made 18 in 20 balls (three four).
Fahad Khan was adjudged man of the match and received cash prize from Mr. Al-Ameem Turyani, Senior Member Finance AKG.
On Thursday the match would be held between Dollar East and Tapal in Group C.—APP