MULTAN: PCB Dynamites set off a four wickets win over PCB Blasters on day two of the Triangular One Day Women Cricket Tournament 2018 match here at Multan Cricket Stadium on Monday
After a washed out opening day, that saw Dynamite and PCB Challengers fall victim to rain, Monday was rather clear to proceed with the tournament.
Having won the toss, Dynamites invited Blasters to take the guard. After eating up 46.1 overs, Blasters could get 139 runs for all out. They could not face the bowling brunt given by Natalia Pervaiz, who took four wickets that also earned her player of the match award.
Ayesha Zafar was the only Blaster’s Batswoman who provided resistance by scoring 40 runs in 55 balls. She has five boundaries to her credit. She also got some support from Hafsa Khalid 23 and Kainat Imtiaz 22. Fazila Ikhlaq contributed valuable 20 runs to the total. Natalia snared four wickets for 27 runs while Nida Dar and Aliya Riaz shared two wickets each.
In reply, Dynamites achieved 142 runs in 43.4 overs. Kainat Hafeez, Omaima Sohail and Javeria Rauf played their part in their teams win by scoring 35, 27 and 24 runs respectively. Kainat, however, remained not out in her team’s win. Ghulam Fatima and Rameen Shamin of Blasters had success with the ball as they had three and two wickets respectively.
Scores: PCB Blasters 139 all out in 46.1 overs: (Ayesha Zafar 40, 55 balls, 5x4s, Hafsa Khalid 23, 94 balls, 2x4s, Kainat Imtiaz 22, 35 balls, 2x4s, Fazila Ikhlaq 20, 39 balls, 1x4, Natalia Pervaiz 4-27, Nida Dar 2-21, Aliya Riaz 2-21)
PCB Dynamites 142-6 in 43.4 overs: (Kainat Hafeez 35*, 89 balls, 3x4s, Omaima Sohail 27, 53 balls, 4x4s, Javeria Rauf 24, 40 balls, 5x4s, Ghulam Fatima 3-27, Rameen Shamim 2-23)
Result: PCB Dynamites won the match by 4 wickets
Player of the Match: Natalia Pervaiz (PCB DYNAMITES)
Toss: PCB Dynamites won the toss and elected to field first
Umpires: Aftab Gillani & Kashif Sohail
Referee: Sohail Khan
Scorer: Hafiz M Hamza