Fakhar stars again as Dollar East winArchive
KARACHI: Talented opener Fakhar Zaman smashed 86 off just 44 deliveries as Dollar East outclassed Omar Colts by 54 runs in the 30th Omar Associates Karachi Gymkhana Ramazan Cricket Festival match here on Sunday.
In another match played at the Karachi Gymkhana Ground, Eaton CC defeated Touchme XI by four wickets.
Fakhar’s dazzling innings contained six sixes and four fours, helping Dollar East collect 166-7 in their 20 overs. Spinner Mohammad Irfan bagged four wickets for 19 runs.
Omar Colts, in reply, were all out for 112 with Fahaddis Bukhari scoring 26. Paceman Khurram Shahzad claimed three wickets for 22 runs.
Medium-pacer Hafiz Amin took three wickets for 17 runs as Touchme XI folded up for 110 before Eaton CC reached 111-6 to seal victory with two balls to spare.
Dollar East beat Omar Colts by 54 runs
DOLLAR EAST 166-7 in 20 overs (Fakhar Zaman 86, Mohammad Rizwan 20;
Mohammad Irfan 4-19); OMAR COLTS 112 in 19.1 overs (Fahaddis Bukhari 26, Rao Waqar 20; Khurram Shahzad 3-22, Jibran Yousuf 2-22, Rana Shiraz 2-13).
Eaton CC beat Touchme by four wickets.
TOUCHME XI 110 in 19.1 overs (Daniyal Ahsan 22, Khurram Manzoor 18; Hafiz Amin 3-17, Fahad Anjum 2-13, Mohammad Yousuf 2-28); EATON CC 111-6 in 19.4 overs (Tayyab Riaz 28, Nadeem Javed 23; Imran Ali 2-19).
Published in Dawn, June 22nd, 2015
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