Karachi Whites romp to win, Lahore sinks to new low


LAHORE: Karachi Whites beat Lahore Ravi by seven wickets on the final day of the Division-II of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy seven round match here at the Gaddafi Stadium. Resuming its second innings at an overnight score of 251 in 81.5 overs, Lahore Ravi went on to make 251.
Karachi, requiring 121 runs to win, reached the score losing three wickets in 21.2 overs. Wajihuddin with unbeaten 54 and Rameez Aziz 34 took their team to win.
Summarised scores: Lahore Ravi 208 in 62 overs (Zeeshan Ali 66, Asif Ashfaq 31, Sohail Khan 6-53) and 251 in 81.5 overs (Mohammad Saad 52, Junaid Jan 87, Atif Maqbool 4-59, Tanvir Ahmed 3-63.
Karachi Whites 339 in 84.1 overs (Khalid Latif 108, 133 balls, Shahzeb Hasan 66, Wajihuddin 109, Tanzeel Altaf 6-98) and 122-3 in 21.2 overs (Wajihuddin 54*, Rameez Aziz 34, Shabbir Ahmed 2-35)
Result: Karachi Whites won by seven wickets.
Overnight score: Lahore Ravi (second innings) 251 in 81.5 overs
Toss: Karachi Whites; Umpires: Kaukab Butt and Mir Dad; Referee: Nadeem Arshad. Scorer: Masood Ahmed.
Meanwhile, Pakistan Television earned 242-run win over Lahore Shalimar on the final day of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match here at the LCCA Ground on Tuesday.
PTV declared their second innings at 206 for six after resuming the day at 189.
They later bundled out Lahore Shalimar for just 106 runs. Ali Bhutta and Zahoor Khan shared five wickets each to leave Lahore reeling.
Summarised scores:
LCCA Ground, Lahore. PTV 369 in 118.3 overs (Raheel Majeed 30, Umair Khan 28, Ammar Mahmood 48, Awais Zia 75, Usman Saeed 70, Yasim Murtaza 32, Aamer Hayat 4-141, Emmad Ali 3-125) and 206-6 declared in 39.5 overs (Umair Khan 56, Awais Zia 42, Zohaib Ahmed 50, Asif Ghafoor 3-37.
Lahore Shalimar 227 in 69.5 overs (Hamza Mobeen 80, Kamran Khalil 33, Ali Haider 32, Zahoor Khan 4-79, Yasim Murtaza 3-34, M. Ali Bhutta 3-75) and 106 in 22.2 overs (Hamza Mobeen 21, Kashif Mehmood 19*, M. Ali Bhutta 5-70, Zahoor Khan 5-22).
Result: PTV won by 242 runs.
Overnight Score: PTV (Second Innings) 189-6 in 36.3 overs
Toss: PTV; Umpires: Ahsan Raza and Islam Khan; Referee: Khalid Niazi
Scorer: Azhar Hussain.