Governor Cup semis today


The semi-finals line-up of the 8th SBP Governor Cup Super Series Cricket Tournament-2012 were decided on Thursday. In the first semi-final, PPCBL Lahore will take on Bank of Khyber, Peshawar and SBP Karachi will meet UBL Karachi in the second semi-final at the Model Town (D-Block) Grounds. In the last league group matches, SBP Lahore defeated HBL, Karachi by five wickets. HBL Karachi made 151 runs. In reply SBP Lahore recorded the fastest chase in just 10.1 overs with fastest fifty coming from Hussain Tallat (61 not out). He also grabbed a wicket. Mohsin Nadeem also took four wickets for 28 runs in four overs from SBP Lahore. In the second match at LCCA, SBP Karachi won by nine runs against HBL Multan. SBP KHI scored 184 runs in 20 overs and restricted HBL Multan at 175 runs.
In the third match, Bank of Khyber PSW got fifth consecutive victory and remained undefeated. They won against SBP Hyderabad which made 100 runs and BoK achieved 105 runs in 12.3 overs. In the fourth match, NBP Hyderabad moved past SBP Rawalpindi by four wickets at Aligarh Cricket Ground, Model Town. SBP Rawalpindi scored 181 for five in 20 overs. NBP scored 183 for six wickets in 19.2 overs. In the fifth match, UBL Karachi won over PPCBL Lahore by 31 runs. UBL scored 173 for nine in 20 overs and in reply PPCBL could score 142 for nine in 20 overs.