Cricket

Sohaib’s Blitz secured Semi-Final spot for Southern Punjab

Baluchistan were up against Southern Punjab as they just had to beat SP to make to Semi-Final, while Southern Punjab had to chase down target in 12.3 overs or win the game by 72 runs.

Baluchistan batted first, as Imam led the platform with some runs early on, but no one else supported him, Imam made 48 off 37 balls, while Bismillah Khan chipped in with 41 off 35 balls, Akbar made 37 off 21, as Baluchistan managed 161/6 in 20 overs.

Chasing 162 in 12.3 overs to make it to the Semi-Final, Southern Punjab’s innings had a wonderful start, as Sohaib Maqsood and Zeeshan Ashraf blasted their way through by putting quick runs. Zeeshan made 21 off 10, while Sohaib struck sensational 4 sixes and 13 boundaries in his of 81 off 29 balls. Aamir Yamin hit 4 sixes in his innings of 33, as Southern Punjab chased down the target in 10.4 overs to make it to the Semi-Final!

First Semi-Final will be played between Northern and Southern Punjab, while Second will be played between Sindh and KPK