Sports: Cricket: Murtaza bowls Aga Khan Gymkhana to victory


Karachi: Spinner Murtaza Hashwani displayed lethal bowling show and captured a five-wicket haul to help Aga Khan Gymkhana B cricket team beat Gifty Gymkhana by 26 runs in the five-match Challenge Cricket Series here at AKG Cricket Ground.

AKG-B batted first in the match and put on board 186-6 in allotted 20 overs. Karim Khan batted well for the side scoring 87 off 59 balls. Hamza Aziz captured a five-wicket haul giving away 49 runs in four overs.

In reply, Gifty Gymkhana scored 160 runs before losing all of their wickets in 19 overs. Hafiz Amin top scored for the side with 40 runs. Murtaza bowled lethally and took five wickets giving away only 29 runs.

With the victory, AKG-B has managed to level the series 2-2 in the fourth match with the result of the series to now come out of the fifth and final match.

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