Sports Bulletin Report
Muzaffarabad (AJK):-Jammu Janbaz and Bagh Stallions secured victories in the Kashmir Premier League (KPL) Season-II after beating Overseas Warriors and Mirpur Royals respectively with 7 wickets and 9 runs on Monday at Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium.
In the first match of day, Overseas Warriors batted first and scored 101 runs in the allotted 8 overs, as the match was restricted to eight overs due to a late start. Sohail Khan of Overseas Warriors scored a hat-trick in the match against Jammu Janbaz.
At one stage, Jammu were three out for 45 runs in 3.5 overs, as they beat Overseas Warriors after thrilling encounter. The winners scored 105 runs in 7.5 overs.
In the other match of the day, Bagh Stallions trounced Mirpur Royals by 9 runs. Mirpur Royals won the toss and decided to field. Bagh Stallions scored 189 for 5 runs for the loss of four wickets. Mirpur Royals need 189 runs in 20 overs to win the mtach.
Mirpur Royals could score 180 runs. Hasan Nawaz of Mirpur Royals scored 47 off 44 balls while Ali Imran scored 47 off 28 balls. Shoaib Malik was out for 42 off 25 balls. Bagh Stallions' Aamir Jamal took two wickets for 39 runs while Aamir Yameen took one wicket for 32 runs.
Sahib Maqsood of Bagh Stallions played a brilliant innings of 72 runs off 53 balls. Yasir Shah of Mirpur Royals took 2 wickets for 58 runs while Abrar Ahmed took two wickets for 24 runs. Mirpur Royals managed to score 180 runs chasing the target in 20 overs.