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Kumara century stand in Lions victory

Published on May 23, 2016

Prashat Kumara hit 111 not out and shared a century stand for the third wicket with Mohammad Fazil to steer Lions cc to a resounding eight-wicket victory over Eleven Lions and book their passage into the semi-finals in the Gulf technical Trophy.

Lions lost their openers Kalamazoo (1) and the Arunalu Silva (16) cheaply ,but the third wicket partnership of 120 between Kumara 111 & Mohammad Fazil (55) laid the foundation to post the score 191 for the loss of 2 wickets.In reply eleven lions were skittled out for 112 in 20 overs.

Naveed Saleem the UAE International hit a breezy 53 and claimed 2 wickets, for his team UBL to post 159 in 20 overs against W.H AD Gymkhana.

Half centuries from Mohammad Boota (96) and Usman Butt (50) paved the way for Royal Gymkhana convincing 65-run win over LLH Hospital.

Husain Irshad & Haider Ali Butt grabbed 3 wickets each to steer NMC to 8 wickets win over ADAC and a place in the last four of the tournament. Joining them in the last four were United Bank Limited. Royal Gymkhana, NMC and Lions cc.

In the Plate competitions.

Semi Finals will be played between Royal cc vs. AD Yard and New Star vs. Thrifty car rental.

Scores in brief:

Lions cc 191/ for 2 in 20 overs ( Prashat Kumara 111 not out, Mohammad Fazil 55 not out) bt Eleven Lions 112 for 10 in 20 overs (Darshana Hewawasam 28,Wickramasurya 3 for 11.

UBL 159 for 8 in 20 overs (Naveed saleem 53, Saqlain Haider 28, Naqash Basharat 2 for 29 Ahmed Raza 2 for 28 bt W.H AD Gymkhana, Haroon Iftikhar 33, Naveed 2 for 21,Rohan Mustufa 2 for 24.

ADAC 111/8 in 20 overs, Zubair Khan 40 not out, Hussain Irshad 3 for 18 Haider Ali Butt 3 for 29 lost to NMC 115 /2 in 15 overs Hafiz Ilyas 45 not out, Fayyaz Ahmed 32.

Royal Gymkhana 225 for 4, in 20 overs Mohammad Boota 96 not out,Usman Butt 50,Imran Javaid 2 for 45 bt LLH Hospital 160 for 8 in 20 overs Jalal Bukhari 44, Mithon Sudakar 38.

Plate Competitions.

Schlumberger 144 for 8 in 20 overs ,Satiyam 32, Saqib 3 for 27, Fazal 3 for 18,lost to AD yard 148 for 2 in 17.3 overs Imran 75 not out, Javed 38 not out.

White Hunters 189 for 6 in 20 overs Farhan Khan 71, Abdullah Abbasi 39 Irfan 2 for 25 lost to Royal cc 190 for 5 in 16.5 overs, Aamir Saeed 48, Mohammad Shakeel 49 not out, Waqas sarwar 29.

Thrifty car Rental 203 for8 in 20 overs Mohammad Sami 45 not out, Malik Jabbar 33 Rehman Gul 4 for 18 bt Ferco Group 151 All out in 20 overs Azher Hussain 60 Bakht Zada 35 not out.

New Star 180 for 8 in 20 overs Mohedeen AK 84, Nizar 20, Sajid 3 for 36 bt RCC 132 for 7 in 20 overs Koya 32, Nizar 2 for 24.

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