Afzal storm in Khatri Premier Leagues, Mando faces first loss.
Reported: Muhammad Nizam Karachi
Karachi: A very Entertaining 5th day of the Khatri Premier League season 1 where the crowd witnessed raining sixes in the match between Sonija Soldier(SS) and Mando Markhor (MM).here Tuesday at Asghar Ali Shah Stadium Karachi. Batting first the Sonija Soldier Muhammad Afzal ripped Mando bowling apart and raced to his first and second century of the event in a flash.
He consumed just 34 deliveries for the ton and got out after hammering 111 off 46 balls. exhibited unbelievable power-hitting ability by smashing five towering sixes and seventeen fours. Habib Ullah had a useful contribution of unbeaten 34 runs in 33 balls with three fours and one six while Owais Wada scored 22 off 12 balls with two fours and one six as well and Sonija Soldier posted 198 runs on the board for the loss of three-wicket in 20 overs.
Hamza Ghanchi took 2-28 and Jamaluddin Balaji captured 2-32. In reply, the all-rounder Saeed Hasan gave some hope to the Mando fans with the hurricane knock of 70 runs in just 37 balls with seven huge sixes and four boundaries, but after losing Saeed’s wicket the Mando managed to reach 156 for 8 wickets in 20 overs with notable contributions from Skipper Asif Ali jee 29 off balls with two Sixes and two fours, Sonija Soldier’s skipper Ilyas Muneen was picked up the bowler wit excellent figure off three wickets only for 22 runs, Hannan Khan grabbed 2 wickets for 27 rouns. Latter:
The chief guest owner of Shoaib Garment Ahmed Ali Mehsar walai gave away the man of the match cash prize Rs: 1000 from Al Hameed Garment and a gift hamper of Gojaba Sweet to The master-blaster, Muhammad Afzal, owners of Memon flowers Muhammad Owais Memon, Muhammad Shoaib Memon and President Rang Mehl Garment Association Khurram Butt were also present.
Sonija Soldier beat Mando Markhor by 42 runs.
SONIJA SOLDIER :198-7 in 29 overs: ( Muhammad Afzal 111, Habibullah 34, Owais Wada 22: Jamaluddin Balalai Jee 2-32, Hamza Ghanchi 2- 28):
Mando Mankhor 156-8 in 20 overs ( Saeed Hasan 70, Asif Ali Jee 29: Ilyas Muneem 3 -22, Hannan Khan 2-27).
The chief guest owner of Shoaib Garment Ahmed Ali Mehsar walai gives away the man of the match cash prize Rs: 1000 from Al Hameed Garment and a gift hamper of Gojaba Sweet to The master-blaster, Muhammad Afzal, owners of Memon flowers Muhammad Owais Memon, Muhammad Shoaib Memon and President Rang Mehl Garment Association Khurram Butt are also present.