Central Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa qualify for the final of PCB-Pepsi U16 one-day tournament.


KARACHI -- A century opening stand between Mohammad Farooq and Arafat Afsar helped Khyber Pakhtunkhwa U-16 beat Southern Punjab U-16 by 10 wickets in PCB-Pepsi U-16 one-day tournament at the Iqbal Stadium in Faisalabad on Wednesday. Chasing a 106-run target, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa U-16 achieved victory in the ninth over. Mohammad Farooq scored an unbeaten 71 off 33 balls and struck 11 fours and two sixes, while Arafat Asfar scored a 20-ball 28 with two fours and two sixes. Earlier, after electing to bat first, Southern Punjab U-16 were dismissed for 105 in 38. 1 overs. Adnan Shahid top-scored with 62 off 102 balls and hit six boundaries. For Khyber Pakhtunkhwa U16, Mohammad Irfan finished with figures of three for 18 in nine overs. Northern U16 v Sindh U-16, Bohranwali Ground,

Faisalabad, Sindh beat Northern by one wicket in a match played at the Bohranwali Ground, Faisalabad. After being put to bat first, Northern managed to score 106 for nine in 32 overs after the match was reduced to 32 overs due to wet...

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