East Zone matches washed out


LAHORE – Two matches of the East Zone Cricket Championship, one between Shining Club and New Union Club at Wahdat Colony Ground and the other between Baghbanpura Eaglets and Gadafi Club at Jallo Ground, were washed out Wednesday due to rain.
The matches will now be played next week. The tournament committee has decided to postpone the match between Muslimabad Gym and Mughalpura XI. Earlier, Lucky Stars marched into the second round after defeating Khan Sports Club by 9 wickets at Jallo Ground. Fine batting performances by Tariq Azeez (50) and Shahid Razak (75*) and good bowling by Jahanzaib Butt (6-21) were witnessed in the match.
Scores: Khan Sports 123 in 32.1 overs. Tariq Aziz 50, Furqan 17, Nadeem Butt 10. Jahanzaib Butt 6/21, Jawad 1/26, M Tanzeem 1/22. Lucky Stars Club 125/1 in 14.5 overs. Shahid Razak 75(no) Jahanzaib Butt 21, Umair Ali 11(no).