Pak Shaheen and Lahore Lions entered Super League final while Attieh Steel and Riyadh Fighters entered Premier League final of the RCA T20 Summer Cup being played at the RCA Cricket Complex grounds in Riyadh.
In Super League semifinal match at RCA-3 ground, batting first and aided by Ibrar Ul Haq hurricane 134 in 54 balls Pak Shaheen scored 269 for 6 in their allotted over’s.
Abdul Wahab (35), Abdul Qadar (32) and Abdul Salam (24) were the other main scorer’s in their total. KFSH Blues Raja Gulraiz took 3 wickets conceding 55 runs.
Chasing a huge target KFSH Blues were bowled out for 195 thus losing the match by 73 runs. Qaiser Mahmood top-scored with 83 runs. Ayaz Mohammed (30) and Waseem Riaz (20) was the other batsman to reach double figures.
Faisal Khan (3-15) was the most successful bowler for Pak Shaheen and was well supported by Abdul Wahab (2-61) and Abdul Salaam (2/14). Ibrar Ul Haq of Pak Shaheen was declared Man of the Match for his brilliant batting.
In another Super League semifinal match at RCA-2 ground, Mansoor’s devastating spell of fast bowling (6 for 28) helped Lahore Lions crush Lahore Badshah by 10 wickets.
Batting first Lahore Badshah batsman could not stand to guiles of Mansoor and their innings lasted only 9.3 over’s and eventually bowled out for partly 55 runs.
In reply Lahore Lions opening pair of Awais (30 not out) and Fayyaz (20 not out) scored the required runs in just 4 over’s. Mansoor of Lahore Lions was declared Man of the Match for his brilliant spell.
In Premier League semifinal match at RCA-4 ground, Attieh Steel effortlessly beat Riyadh Panthers by 9 wickets.
Batting first Riyadh Panther were bowled out for 139. Attieh Steel in form batsman Nasir (66 not out), Ramzan (35) and Asif Butt (20 not out) achieved the target in 10 over’s losing Ramzan’s wicket. Nasir of Attieh Steel was declared Man of the Match for his fine innings.
In another semifinal of Premier League at RCA-1, Riyadh Fighters beat Imran XI by 57 runs. Winning the toss and electing to bat first Riyadh Fighters scored Fighting 212 in their allotted over’s with Omar Kittab (42), Hameed (40), Mubashir (37) and Taqi (30 not out) contributing to their score.
In reply good bowling from Imran Younes (4-15) and Mubashir (3-35) helped Riyadh Fighters to bowl out Imran XI for 155. Imran Younes was Man of the Match for his fine bowling.