Rawalpindi: In the National T20 Cricket Cup Balochistan received the toss and elected to bat because of the superb and accountable batting of opener Owais Zia defeated.
In the match performed at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Owais Zia performed an unbeaten innings of 92 off 49 balls. His innings included 10 fours and four sixes. There was a second within the match when Balochistan's first four wickets fell to only 68 runs. On this event, opener Owais Zia teamed up with Akbar-ur-Rehman to kind a partnership of 88 runs for the fifth wicket. Akbar-ur-Rehman scored 24 not out. Out, Shaheen Afridi took 2 wickets.
Balochistan simply achieved the goal of 155 runs for the lack of four wickets 20 balls in the past. In the primary league match between the 2 groups performed at Multan Cricket Stadium, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa defeated Balochistan by eight wickets.
Earlier, Balochistan captain Haris Sohail received the toss and elected to subject first. After shedding the primary two wickets for 27 runs, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa group struggled and skilled batsman Shoaib Malik reached the crease. He performed an innings of 74 off 44 balls.
The spotlight of this innings was to cross the milestone of 10,000 runs in Shoaib Malik's T20 cricket format. He is the primary Pakistani and the third batsman on this planet to win the award.
Shoaib Malik shared 38 and 69 runs with Fakhr Zaman and Sahibzada Farhan respectively. Fakhr Zaman scored 33 and Sahibzada Farhan 12 runs. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa scored 154 for six within the allotted 20 overs. Balochistan's Akif Javed took 2 wickets.
Man-of-the-match award-winning left-arm opener Owais Zia stated the group administration had instructed him to remain on the crease till the top of the match, which he tried to do. Owais Zia added that regardless of not performing impressively in the previous couple of matches, the group administration and the captain had been very encouraging which boosted confidence. The left-arm opener stated that Shaheen Shah Afridi is undoubtedly the very best bowler. It was not straightforward to attain in opposition to Pakistan however he batted with a correct technique which paid off within the type of Balochistan's victory.