Medicam smell victory in Patron’s Trophy semi


LAHORE – Medicam marched closer to victory against Navy on the second day of the Patron’s Trophy Grade-II 2010-11 semi-final match here at the LCCA Ground on Tuesday. Medicam, after posting 309 runs in their first innings, bowled out Navy for 164 runs and later added another 65 runs for the loss of four wicket in their second innings. The last day begins today. In the second semi-final at Diamond Ground Islamabad, UBL scored 326 for nine. Later, Port Qasim scored 34 runs for the loss of one wicket.
Scores: Medicam 309 in 80.3overs (Nadeem Karamat 126, Yasir Ali 32, Bismillah Khan 27, Tahir Mughal 26, Azhar Hussain 38, Faraz Ahmed 3-89, Ibad Ali 2-40, Samiullah 4-56) and 65-4 in 38 overs v Navy 164 in 34 overs (Faraz Ahmed 35, Tahir Mughal 3-70, Bilal Asif 3-20)
Overnight Score: Medicam 251-6 in 65 overs
Toss: Navy; Umpires: Rasheed and Anisur Rehman; Referee: Faooq Shera; Scorer: Abdul Hameed.
Second Semi-Final: UBL 326-9 in 83 overs (Naveed Khan 103, Saad Surkhail 101, Tabish Nawab 5-82, Mohammad Sami 2-81) v Port Qasim 39-1 in 14 overs
Overnight Score: UBL 32-0 in 9 overs; Toss: Port Qasim. Umpires: Kaukab Butt & Akram Raza;
Referees: Khateeb Rizwan; Scorer: Shakeel Ahmed.