Azeem Ghumman dents Sialkot with an impressive ton, Faisalabad showed good commitment with the bat
AJK VS Sialkot
Venue: Mirpur Stadium, AJK
This fixture of group 1 saw AJK bat first, as they scored 265 for 9 in 83 wickets. Babar Khaliq played a very good inning but unfortunately fell on 92, just short of a hundred. Daniyal Allahditta also played a good hand for his 61. With the ball, test pacer Bilawal Bhatti continued his good form and took 4 wickets for 51. Muhammad Imran Jr grabbed 3 wickets for 68. In return, Sialkot batted for just a while before stumps were called on day 1, scoring just a single run. They ended on 1/0.
AJK: 1st Innings – 265/9 (83 Overs)
Babar Khaliq 92, Daniyal Allahditta 61, Bilawal Bhatti 4/51, M Imran Jr. 3/68
Sialkot: 1st Innings – 1/0
Faisalabad VS Hyderabad
Venue: Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad
Faisalabad batted first in this game and got all out for a sizeable total of 271 on the first ball of 83rdover. Atiq Ur Rehman was the top scorer with his knock of 83. For Hyderabad, Young Nauman Ali owned the day as he picked up 6 wickets for 72 runs. In return, Hyderabad openers came out to bat for just one over, and ended day 1 on 0/0, trailing by 271 runs. With an in-form and formidable pace attack, Faisalabad will fancy their chances to get an upper hand in the game tomorrow.
Faisalabad: 1st Innings – 271 (82.1 Overs)
Atiq ur Rehman 83, Nauman Ali 6/72
Hyderabad: 1st Innings – 0/0 (1 Over)