Bad weather steals the spotlight on day 2
Faisalabad v Bahawalpur
Venue: Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad
Only 29 overs were possible, as host team lost five wickets. Faisalabad started the day from the overnight score of 108/3 and added another 107 to end the day on 215/8. Raees Ahmed was the leader with the bat with 50*, followed by 37 and 34 by Khurram Shahzad and Abu Bakar Khan respectively. For Bahawalpur, Muhammad Umair led the efforts with 5/42.
Bahawalpur: 1st Innings – 88 (36 Overs)
Noman Akram 20, Waqas Maqsood 6/29, Asad Ali 3/19
Faisalabad: 1st Innings – 215/8 (64.5 Overs)
Raees Ahmed 50*, Khurram Shahzad 37, Abu Bakar Khan 34, Asad Ali 27* Muhammad Umair 5/42, Attaullah 2/27
Hyderabad v Azad Jammu & Kashmir
Venue: Mirpur Cricket Stadium, Azad Jammu & Kashmir
Host AJK is in a better position against Hyderabad at the end of weather effected day 2. Continuing from the overnight score of 54/0, AJK added another 118 runs to their total for the loss of two wickets on day 2, taking their run tally to 172/2 in 56 overs. Usman Maroof was the top scorer with 67, while Hasnain Shameer also scored a half-century before getting out for 54.
Hyderabad: 1st Innings – 226 (53 Overs)
Babar Khan 56*, Saad Khan 49, Azeem Ghumman 45, Shadab Majeed 4/75, Rashid Khan 3/59, Naqash Basharat 3/60
AJK: 1st Innings – 172/2 (56 Overs)
Usman Maroof 67, Hasnain Shameer 54, Hasan Raza 25*, Asad Malik 1/19