Karachi: Skipper Atif Maqbool bowled lethally and captured a four-wicket haul to help Tapal Cricket Club record 13-run victory against Advance Telecom and a place in the summit clash of 27th AKG Gymkhana T20 Cricket Tournament here at Aga Khan Gymkhana Ground on Monday.
Tapal CC batted first in the match and put on board a competitive total of 160-7 in allotted 20 overs. Afsar Nawaz batted well for the side and scored 45 off 39 balls. Daniyal Ahsan also batted well in the semifinal and played a quick 37-run knock off 17 balls. Usama Mir captured a three-wicket haul.
In reply, Advance Telecom scored 147 runs before losing all of their wickets in 19.3 overs. Jamal Anwer with 35 runs top scored for the side. Atif Maqbool captured a four-wicket haul while Zahid Mehmood grabbed three wickets for the defending champions.
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