Ayesha shines in Garrison Club victory


Ayesha Qazi with her brilliant batting guided Garrison Club to seven-wicket victory over Ravi Club in the Lahore Region Senior Inter-district Women Cricket Championship match here at the Kinnaird College ground on Wednesday.
Ravi Club, batting first, scored 134 runs all out in 39.2 overs. Hafsa Amjad scored 42 runs while Farzana Shafi added 22 and Zaiba Manzoor 25. Shamsa Hashmi, Mariam Butt and Sabahat Rasheed got one wicket each. In reply, Garrison Club chased the target easily losing just three of their wickets in 21.2 overs. Ayesha Qazi remained top scorers for Garrison with 72 runs while Mahlika Mansoor scored 35. Mehwish Tariq got 2/22 and Ambreen Nawaz 1/18. In another match of the day at GCU ground, APWA College defeated Universal Club by five wickets. Universal Club, batting first, scored 266 runs losing all of their wickets in 40 overs. Shazia Kausar (55), Nazia Akram (35) and Mariam Khan (28) played well. Izza Rizwan claimed 3/46 and Naz Emanuel 2/36.
In reply, APWA College achieved the target successfully for the loss of five wickets in 33 overs. Bushra Ashraf scored 58 runs while Kashaf Lodhi made 30 and Neelam Mushtaq scored unbeaten 40. Shazia Kausar took 2/48 while Saira Shahbaz and Saba got one wicket each. Kinnaird College will take on Universal Club at GCU today (Thursday).