KARACHI: K-Electric (KE) defeated Dollar East in the Naya Nazimabad Ramazan Cup after a stellar batting performance was followed up with a controlled bowling display.
Dollar East won the toss and elected to bowl first, but with Zeeshan Malik’s 51 runs complemented by Nauman Anwer’s 42, KE posted an impressive 168/5 in its 20 overs. Helped by 2 wickets apiece from Faraz Ahmed, Nasir Nawaz and Hassan Khan, KE limited Dollar East to 144/9 in their reply.
Man-of-the-match Nasir Nawaz said he believed the win would spur KE on to greater success in the tournament. ‘We are gelling well as a team, and are 100% focused on performing to the best of our abilities this Ramadan. The KE team is all set for its next match against Pakistan Customs on 27 May 2018, he added.
The high-profile Naya Nazimabad Ramadan Cup includes leading departments such as State Bank, SSGC, and SNGPL.