Sports: Cricket: Lines Area Gymkhana clinches AM Memorial tourney title


Karachi: Lines Area Gymkhana clinched the title of inaugural Ahmed Mustafa Memorial Cricket Tournament after beating Baqai Dolphins by six wickets in the summit clash here at Vital Five Cricket Ground.

Baqai Sports batted first in the match and put on board 165-8 in allotted 30 overs. Salman Ghani batted well for the side scoring 49 runs. Arsalan Saeed and Majid Khan captured two wickets each for Lines Area Gymkhana.

In response, Lines Area Gymkhana easily achieved the target with six wickets in hand in 25.2 overs. Majid Khan (57 runs), Ali Jawad (51 runs) and Mohammad Waqas (40 runs) batted well for the victors in the match. Wajahat Ahmed took two wickets for the losing side.

Chief Guest Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Siddiqui and Secretary Sports Sindh Laiq Ahmed distributed prizes among the players. The tournament was organized by KCCA Zone III in which twenty-two teams participated.

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