Quaid-e-Azam Trophy 2007/08

Winner - Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited

Setting the house in order

Pakistan's ever-malleable domestic structure has for long suffered from apathy and polarised opinion among the country's cricket insiders. Now yet another series of changes may be in the offing

HBL v SNGPL, Quaid-e-Azam Trophy final, Karachi, 5th day

A total team effort - Hafeez

It was only after the verdict that there was a roar from the middle and plenty joined in at the boundary line

HBL v SNGPL, Quaid-e-Azam Trophy final, Karachi, 5th day

Misbah ton helps SNGPL clinch title

After they had gained the first-innings lead, SNPGL, powered by a majestic 161 by Man-of-the-Match Misbah-ul-Haq, declared their second innings on 304 and claimed the title when HBL made 166 for 1 chasing an unrealistic target of 463 in 39 overs

Points Table

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Habib Bank 10 7 1 0 2 0 66
National Bnk 10 6 0 0 3 1 60
WAPDA 10 4 0 0 5 1 42
Lahore Ravi 10 4 3 0 3 0 39
Faisalabad 10 2 2 0 6 0 30
Multan 10 3 3 0 4 0 30
Sui Sthn Gas 10 2 3 0 4 1 24
Karachi W 10 2 2 0 6 0 21
Sialkot 10 1 5 0 3 1 15
Pak Customs 10 0 7 0 3 0 6
Hyd (Pakstn) 10 0 5 0 5 0 3

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Sui Gas 10 7 1 0 2 0 66
PIA 10 5 0 0 5 0 48
Islamabad 10 4 3 0 3 0 39
Khan RL 10 3 1 0 6 0 39
ZTBL 10 3 2 0 5 0 36
Rawalpindi 10 1 2 0 7 0 24
Abbottabad 10 1 3 0 6 0 18
Lahore S 10 2 4 0 4 0 18
Peshawar 10 1 4 0 5 0 15
Karachi B 10 1 5 0 4 0 12
Quetta 10 0 3 0 7 0 3

Statistics

Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, 2007/08 (in Pakistan First-class)

Mohammad Hafeez, the captain of Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited, receives the silverware
© Waseem Alam
The Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited team pose with the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy
© Waseem Alam
Asad Ali walks off the field after taking three wickets
© Faras Ghani
Adnan Akmal trudges off after a dubious decision
© Faras Ghani
Umar Akmal practices during a rain interruption
© Faras Ghani
Danish Kaneria turns his arm over during a makeshift practice session
© Faras Ghani
Tournament Results
Habib Bank v Sui Gas at Karachi - Jan 7-11, 2008
Match drawn
National Bnk v Sui Sthn Gas at Karachi - Dec 29, 2007 - Jan 1, 2008
Match cancelled without a ball bowled
Sialkot v WAPDA at Sialkot - Dec 29, 2007 - Jan 1, 2008
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Faisalabad v Lahore Ravi at Faisalabad - Dec 26-29, 2007
Match drawn
Karachi B v PIA at Karachi - Dec 26-29, 2007
Match drawn
Karachi W v Habib Bank at Karachi - Dec 26-29, 2007
Match drawn
Khan RL v Rawalpindi at Rawalpindi - Dec 26-29, 2007
Match drawn
Peshawar v Islamabad at Peshawar - Dec 26-29, 2007
Match drawn
Sui Gas v Quetta at Lahore - Dec 26-29, 2007
Match drawn
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