On day four of 7th Corporate T20 Cup, two more matches are decided, SSGC defeated Momin Seeds by 8 wickets and PAF registered a thumping win over Candyland by 9 wickets.
Day-4 witnessed some amazing cricket, which includes a complete package of the quality fielding in the likes of Zeeshan Malik’s brilliant catch. Some brilliant batting by Ahmed Shehzad, Jaahid Ali and Zeeshan Malik’s knock. Some top quality bowling stuff from Usama Mir, Mohammad Irfan and Aarish Ali.
The Momin Seeds won the toss and decided to bat first on a good batting pitch. Apart from Jaahid Ali’s 58 off 52, no one contributed much with the bat and could only be able to score 133 in their 20 overs. The leg-spinner Usama Mir bowled an economical bowling spell of 23 for 2 in his four overs; however, Kashif Bhatti, Umer Khan and Sohail Khan claimed one wicket each. In reply, SSGC finished their run-chase in only 14.1 overs thanks to a blistering knock of Ahmed Shehzad (63 off 37). SSGC won their game comprehensively by 8 wickets. Adil Sardar and Asim from Momin Seeds picked up one wicket each. This was the third straight defeat to Momin Seeds in the competition. With this defeat, they are out of the competition without winning a single game.
Ahmed Shehzad was awarded as a player of the match from SSGC On his brilliant batting.
In the second game of the day four; Pakistan Air Force won by 9 wickets. Candyland won the toss and decided to bat first. Candyland wasn’t able to put a good total due to some excellent bowling by the Pakistan Air Force. They were restricted at 106 only in their 20 overs. Jibran with 29 remained their top scorer. Muhammad Irfan, Aarish Ali and Muhammad Ismail claimed two wickets each. In reply Pakistan Air Force successfully chase down the target in only 11.3 overs. Zeeshan Malik and Hussain Talat remained unbeaten at 52 and 27 respectively. Usama Baloch also played some good shots in his 11-ball 22 runs innings. From Candyland, Yasir Hussain picked up the only wicket of PAF’s Usama. With this defeat the hopes of the Candyland are gone sand PAF still can qualify for the semi-finals.
Zeeshan Malik was awarded as a player of the match on playing a brilliant all-round cricket first in the field took a brilliant running catch and then with the bat to cross over the line his team.
The competition is becoming tougher as days are passing in the 7th Corporate T20 Cup 2019. On day-5 National Bank of Pakistan will be facing K-Electric in the first game of the day. On the same day, the State Bank of Pakistan will be playing against Candyland.
Matches are televised on Geo Super. The games are also streamed live on Goonj.pk (Sports Fever 360 Channel) and Official Facebook fan page of the DHA Sports Club Moin Khan Academy.