Faysal Bank T-20 Cup - 1st semi final

Lahore Lions v Bahawalpur Stags

Lahore Lions won by 51 runs

Hello and good afternoon all. Welcome for the 1st semi final of Faysal Bank T20 Cup 2012. It is between Lahore Lions and Bahawalpur Stags being played at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore. It is a lovely afternoon here at Lahore, sun is shining, clear blue sky and perfect for cricket. Lahore Lions won all of their group matches and remain unbeatable so far. On the other hand Bahawalpur Stags surprised everybody with their performance. This is the first time they are participating in this tournament without having any big name in their side and still qualify for the semi finals. They lost only one of their group matches against Wolves. Lahore Lions won this tournament once while stags are the debutants in this tournament. We are just few mins awaay from the toss. News from the middle is that Stags have won the toss and decided to bowl first. Both the teams are remain unchanged.

0.1

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, slightly short in length, just outside off, Ahmed goes back and punches it down the ground to mid-off, no chance for any run

0.2

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, again good length ball, pitches on middle and nips back a bit, gets right behind it and pushes to mid-on

0.3

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, That is a superb shot, Lovely way to gets off the mark, short and wide outside off, Ahmed goes back and smashes it to deep cover fence for four

0.4

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, another one, this time on the on side, good length ball, on middle aand leg stump, whips away to wide of mid-on and it races away towards fence for four more

0.5

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, again good length ball, just outside off, goes for the drive, gets a thick outside edge down to third man for a single

0.6

Kamran Hussain to Nasir Jamshed, no run, good length ball, on target, gets right behind it and defends to cover

End of over 1 (9 runs) Lahore Lions 9/0
Nasir Jamshed    0* (1b)      Kamran Hussain    1-0-9-0
Ahmed Shehzad    9* (5b 2x4)     

1.1

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, Ahmed gets right behind it and pushes to mid-on

1.2

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, That is a superb shot. This time short and wide outside off, Ahmed rocks back and punches it away up and over point and cover fielder for four

1.3

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, good length ball, on middle and leg stump, turns away to midwicket

1.4

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, good length ball, nips back a bit, goes for the big drive, gets a thick inside edge onto pad

1.5

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Shot. Fuller in length, on off stump, Shehzad this time drives on the up and over mid-off fielder for four. Ahmed looks in superb touch today.

1.6

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, short in length, just outside off, Ahmed goes back, opens the face of the bat and angles it down to third man for a single

End of over 2 (9 runs) Lahore Lions 18/0
Ahmed Shehzad    18* (11b 4x4)      Mohammad Talha    1-0-9-0
Nasir Jamshed    0* (1b)      Kamran Hussain    1-0-9-0

2.1

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, slower ball, fuller in length, just outside off, Ahmed checks his shot and drives along the ground to cover fielder

2.2

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, Ahmed clears his left leg and lofts it high and handsome over mid-on for four

2.3

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, slower ball, just outside off, goes for the big slog shot and gets beaten

2.4

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, lovely delivery, yorker on middle stump, digs out to off side and runs a quick single

2.5

Kamran Hussain to Nasir Jamshed, no run, good length ball, just outside off and nips back a bit, gets right behind it and defends back to bowler

2.6

Kamran Hussain to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, again fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, pushes to long-on for a single

End of over 3 (6 runs) Lahore Lions 24/0
Nasir Jamshed    1* (3b)      Kamran Hussain    2-0-15-0
Ahmed Shehzad    23* (15b 5x4)      Mohammad Talha    1-0-9-0

3.1

Kashif Siddiq to Nasir Jamshed, 1 run, slightly short in length, goes back and punches down the ground to long-on for a single

3.2

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, That is a porr delivery, short ball, on leg stump, Ahmed goes back and across and pulls it away to long leg fence for four

3.3

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Another cracking shot. This time on the off side, tossed up, just outside off, inside out drive along the ground to extra cover fence for four more

3.4

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, once again, short in length, goes back and cuts it hard but finds the fielder this time at covers

3.5

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Ahmed toying with Kashif. Tosses up, on leg stump, gets across and sweeps it away, no chance for the short fine leg fiedler, another four

3.6

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Ye another four. slightly short in length, just outside off, leans back and cuts it hard, finds the gap between gully and short third man for four more

End of over 4 (17 runs) Lahore Lions 41/0
Ahmed Shehzad    39* (20b 9x4)      Kashif Siddiq    1-0-17-0
Nasir Jamshed    2* (4b)      Kamran Hussain    2-0-15-0

4.1

Kamran Hussain to Nasir Jamshed, OUT, Gone. Fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, Nasir tries to flick it away, mistimes it and goes in the air to midwicket, Usman Tariq dives forward and takes a lovely catch. Kamran gives the much needed break-through to Stags

Nasir Jamshed c Usman Tariq b Kamran Hussain 2 (5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

4.2

Kamran Hussain to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, good length ball, on off stump and moves away, Hafeez goes for the cut shot and misses it through to keeper, big shout for caught behind by all the fielders excpet bowler, umpire remains unmoved

4.3

Kamran Hussain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, good length ball, on middle and leg stump, worked away to leg side for a single

4.4

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, low full toss outside off, Shehzad slices it to short third man and good diving stop by fielder, saved three runs

4.5

Kamran Hussain to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, good length ball, just outside off, drives to wide of mid-off for an easy single

4.6

Kamran Hussain to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, Dropped. Fuller in length, just outsdie off, Ahmed goes for the inside out drive, gets a thick outside edge and Ataullah at short third man dives but unable to hang the ball. Ahmed gets a chance.

End of over 5 (4 runs) Lahore Lions 45/1
Ahmed Shehzad    41* (22b 9x4)      Kamran Hussain    3-0-19-1
Mohammad Hafeez    2* (3b)      Kashif Siddiq    1-0-17-0

5.1

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, What a shot. Slightly short in length, just outside off, Shehzad goes back, uses the pace of the ball and guides it to backward point fence, no chance for the third man fiedler as well

5.2

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, good length ball, on target, Ahmed this time checked his shot and defended back to bowler

5.3

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, again good length ball, Ahmed tries to pull it away over mid-on, mistimes it and it goes on the bounce to mid-on fielder

5.4

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Shot. Fuller in length, this time he goes back and drives inside out, on the up and over extra fielder for four

5.5

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Ahmed looks very dangerous. Slightly short in length, wide outside off, third man fielder was up in the circle, Ahmed guides it between keeper and short third man fielder for four more

5.6

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, good length ball, on leg stump, pushes down the ground to long-on for a single and holds the strike

End of over 6 (13 runs) Lahore Lions 58/1
Ahmed Shehzad    54* (28b 12x4)      Ataullah    1-0-13-0
Mohammad Hafeez    2* (3b)      Kamran Hussain    3-0-19-1

6.1

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, slower ball, on middle and leg stump, whips away to wide of mid-on fielder for an easy single

6.2

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, drives to long-on for another single

6.3

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, good length ball, on off stump, punches down the ground to long-off for a single

6.4

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fuller in length, just outside off, goes for the drive with open face of the bat, edges it to short third man and good diving save by fielder

6.5

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, slightly short in length, just outside off, drives in the air, just short of extra cover fielder

6.6

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, fuller in length, on off stump, drives to long-off for a single

End of over 7 (5 runs) Lahore Lions 63/1
Ahmed Shehzad    57* (32b 12x4)      Bilal Khilji    1-0-5-0
Mohammad Hafeez    4* (5b)      Ataullah    1-0-13-0

7.1

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, tossed up, Ahmed used his feet and driven to long-off for a single

7.2

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, That is a great shot. Slightly short in length, just outside off, leans back and cuts it down to backward poin tfence for four

7.3

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, again short in length, just outside off, another cut shot down to third man for couple of runs

7.4

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, tossed up, on middle and leg stump, pushed to long-on for a single

7.5

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 leg bye, faster ball, on leg stump, tried to sweep it away, off the pad to short fine leg

7.6

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, tossed up, on off stump, came well forward and pushed back to bowler

End of over 8 (9 runs) Lahore Lions 72/1
Mohammad Hafeez    11* (9b 1x4)      Kashif Siddiq    2-0-25-0
Ahmed Shehzad    58* (34b 12x4)      Bilal Khilji    1-0-5-0

8.1

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 2 wides, fuller in length, well down the leg side, called a wide and good diving sve by keeper

8.1

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, slower ball, fuller in length, pushes down the ground to log-off for a single

8.2

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, SIX, That is a poor delivery, short on middle and leg stump, Ahmed lits up his eyes and pulls it away over deep midwicket fence for a big six

8.3

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, driven to long-on for a single

8.4

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fuller in length, on off stump, drives down the ground to long-off for a single

8.5

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 2 byes, fuller in length, just outside off, goes for the drive and misses it, keeper fumbles and gets a bye, took another run with the throw

8.6

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, slower ball, fuller in length, on middle and leg sutmp, pushes to long-on for a single

End of over 9 (14 runs) Lahore Lions 86/1
Ahmed Shehzad    66* (38b 12x4 1x6)      Bilal Khilji    2-0-17-0
Mohammad Hafeez    13* (11b 1x4)      Kashif Siddiq    2-0-25-0

9.1

Imranullah Aslam to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, That is a long hop, nicely put away by Shehzad, on middle and leg sutmp, pulled away to long leg fence for four

9.2

Imranullah Aslam to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Shot. Another short ball, on middle and leg stump, pulls it away to deep midwicket fence for four

9.3

Imranullah Aslam to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, slightly short in length, goes for the cut shot and gets beaten

9.4

Imranullah Aslam to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, That is another four. faster ball, on middle and leg stump, swwp away down to fine leg fence for four more

9.5

Imranullah Aslam to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, tossed up, on leg stump, came down the wicket and driven to long-on for a single

9.6

Imranullah Aslam to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, tossed up, on leg stump, swept away to long leg for a single

End of over 10 (14 runs) Lahore Lions 100/1
Mohammad Hafeez    14* (12b 1x4)      Imranullah Aslam    1-0-14-0
Ahmed Shehzad    79* (43b 15x4 1x6)      Bilal Khilji    2-0-17-0

10.1

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fuller in length, pushed to long-on

10.2

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, fuller in length, on off stump, driven to long-off

10.3

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, slower ball, on off stump, pushes to deep cover for another single

10.4

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, good length ball, on middle and leg stump, turned away to leg side

10.5

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fuller in length, on leg stump, turned away to leg side for a single

10.6

Bilal Khilji to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, fuller in length, on off stump, Shehzad drives it hard down the ground and even long-on and long-off fielder unable to stop that one

End of over 11 (9 runs) Lahore Lions 109/1
Ahmed Shehzad    85* (46b 16x4 1x6)      Bilal Khilji    3-0-26-0
Mohammad Hafeez    17* (15b 1x4)      Imranullah Aslam    1-0-14-0

11.1

Mohammad Talha to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, fuller in length, on off stump, drives to mid-off, Shehzad wants a single snet back by Hafeez

11.2

Mohammad Talha to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, slightly short in length, on leg stump, pulls away to long leg for a single

11.3

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Another cracking shot by Shehzad, he is unstopable today, slightly short in length, just outside off, goes back and guides it down to third man fence for four

11.4

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, good come back delivery by Talha, full and just wide outside off, this time Shehzad drives and misses

11.5

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 wide, That is too high, short ball, goes well over batsman head and called a wide

11.5

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, 2 runs, fuller in length, on off stump, Shehzad drives really and almost takes the Talha head with it, gets couple of runs

11.6

Mohammad Talha to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, good length ball, just outside off, guides it down to third man for a single

End of over 12 (9 runs) Lahore Lions 118/1
Ahmed Shehzad    92* (50b 17x4 1x6)      Mohammad Talha    2-0-18-0
Mohammad Hafeez    18* (17b 1x4)      Bilal Khilji    3-0-26-0

12.1

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, 2 runs, fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, whipped away to backward square leg for couple of runs

12.2

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, no run, slower ball, fuller in length, digs out to cover

12.3

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, slightly short in length, on middle and leg stump, turned away down to fine leg fence for four and he moves on to 98

12.4

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, That is it. Fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, Shehzad gets across and flicks it away down to fine leg fence for four more and brings up his superb century

12.5

Ataullah to Ahmed Shehzad, 1 run, slower ball, fuller in length, on off stump, drives down the ground to long-off for a single

12.6

Ataullah to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, It is not Hafeez turn. Slightly short in length, Hafeez goes back and across and pulls it away over midwicket fielder for four

End of over 13 (15 runs) Lahore Lions 133/1
Mohammad Hafeez    22* (18b 2x4)      Ataullah    2-0-28-0
Ahmed Shehzad    103* (55b 19x4 1x6)      Mohammad Talha    2-0-18-0

13.1

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, Shehzad now toying with Stags bowling, tosses up, on leg stump, gets across and plays a reverse sweep down to third man fencefor four

13.2

Kashif Siddiq to Ahmed Shehzad, OUT, That is the end of a superb innings by Shehzad. Slightly short in length, he goes back and drives it hard in the air, stright in the hands of Imranullah at extra cover who takes a good sharp catch

Ahmed Shehzad c Imranullah Aslam b Kashif Siddiq 107 (57b 20x4 1x6) SR: 187.71

13.3

Kashif Siddiq to Umar Akmal, 1 run, tossed up, on leg stump, swept away down to long leg for a single

13.4

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, short in length, just outside off, cuts it down to gully

13.5

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, again short in length, just outside off, slices it down to gully and this time takes a quick single

13.6

Kashif Siddiq to Umar Akmal, 1 run, short in length, on leg stump, turned away to square leg for a single

End of over 14 (7 runs) Lahore Lions 140/2
Umar Akmal    2* (2b)      Kashif Siddiq    3-0-32-1
Mohammad Hafeez    23* (20b 2x4)      Ataullah    2-0-28-0

14.1

Imranullah Aslam to Umar Akmal, 1 run, flipper on of stump, pushes down the ground to long-off for a single

14.2

Imranullah Aslam to Mohammad Hafeez, no run, short in length, just outside off, goes back and cuts to gully

14.3

Imranullah Aslam to Mohammad Hafeez, SIX, That is a great shot. Tossed up, this time Hafeez used his feet and lofted it high and handsome over long-on fence for a big six

14.4

Imranullah Aslam to Mohammad Hafeez, SIX, That is even bigger. Tossed up, onmiddle and leg stump, went for a big slog sweep and connected it well over deep midwicket fence for another six

14.5

Imranullah Aslam to Mohammad Hafeez, SIX, Hoho. Hafeez hits the 3rd on in a row. Tosses up, on middle and leg stump, again comes down the wicket and hits high and handsome over long-on for another big six

14.6

Imranullah Aslam to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 wide, tossed up, well down the leg side, went for the sweep and missed it and called a wide

14.6

Imranullah Aslam to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, yet another poor delivery, flat delivery, on leg stump, this time Hafeez goes for the sweep and connects it well, no cahnce for the short fine leg fielder, that is the end of an expensive over by Imranullah

End of over 15 (24 runs) Lahore Lions 164/2
Mohammad Hafeez    45* (25b 3x4 3x6)      Imranullah Aslam    2-0-38-0
Umar Akmal    3* (3b)      Kashif Siddiq    3-0-32-1

15.1

Kashif Siddiq to Umar Akmal, no run, short in length, just outside off, cuts it hard stright to gully fielder

15.2

Kashif Siddiq to Umar Akmal, 1 run, slightly short in length, on leg stump, punches to long-on for a single

15.3

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, again tossed up, on off stump, driven to long-off for a single

15.4

Kashif Siddiq to Umar Akmal, 1 run, slightly short in length, kept bit low, went back and pushed to extra cover for another single

15.5

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, Great shot. Tossed up, came down the wicket and drive over bowler's head to long-off fence for four

15.6

Kashif Siddiq to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, short in length, just outside off, cuts it down to backward point for a single

End of over 16 (8 runs) Lahore Lions 172/2
Mohammad Hafeez    51* (28b 4x4 3x6)      Kashif Siddiq    4-0-40-1
Umar Akmal    5* (6b)      Imranullah Aslam    2-0-38-0

16.1

Mohammad Talha to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, Slightly short in length, on leg stump, Hafeez gets across and flicks it away wide of short fine leg fielder for four

16.2

Mohammad Talha to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, pushes to long-on for a single

16.3

Mohammad Talha to Umar Akmal, 1 run, full ball, yorker length, drives to long-on for a single

16.4

Mohammad Talha to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, full and wide outside off, Hafeez reaches for that one, bottom edge to point, gets a single

16.5

Mohammad Talha to Umar Akmal, FOUR, Shot. Slower ball, fuller in length, on middle and leg stump, Umar picks up off his toes and flicks away over midwicket fielder for four

16.6

Mohammad Talha to Umar Akmal, no run, fuller in length, just outside off, Umar tries to hit that ball out of the stadium, misses it through to keeper

End of over 17 (11 runs) Lahore Lions 183/2
Umar Akmal    10* (9b 1x4)      Mohammad Talha    3-0-29-0
Mohammad Hafeez    57* (31b 5x4 3x6)      Kashif Siddiq    4-0-40-1

17.1

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, fuller in length, on off stump, sweeps it do deep square leg for a single

17.2

Bilal Khilji to Umar Akmal, no run, slower ball, fuller in length, wide outside off, goes for the drive and misses it

17.3

Bilal Khilji to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, fuller in length, just outside off, drives to deep point for couple of runs

17.4

Bilal Khilji to Umar Akmal, SIX, Low full toss on leg stump, Umar puts it in style, drives up and over long-on fence for a flat six

17.5

Bilal Khilji to Umar Akmal, 1 run, fuller in length, on off stump, drives to mid-off

17.6

Bilal Khilji to Mohammad Hafeez, 2 runs, slower ball, short in length, just outside off, drives to extra cover for couple of runs

End of over 18 (12 runs) Lahore Lions 195/2
Mohammad Hafeez    60* (33b 5x4 3x6)      Bilal Khilji    4-0-38-0
Umar Akmal    19* (13b 1x4 1x6)      Mohammad Talha    3-0-29-0

18.1

Mohammad Talha to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, fuller in length, on off stump, driven to cover for couple of runs

18.2

Mohammad Talha to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, low full toss, drives down the ground to long-on for couple of runs

18.3

Mohammad Talha to Umar Akmal, 1 run, fuller in length, on off stump, driven to long-on for a single

18.4

Mohammad Talha to Mohammad Hafeez, FOUR, That is a great shot. Low full on middle and leg stump, Hafeez gets across and flicks it away over short fine leg fielder and almost goes all the way for a six

18.5

Mohammad Talha to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run, good length ball, just outside off, guides it down to third man for a single

18.6

Mohammad Talha to Umar Akmal, 2 runs, another good delivery, yorker just outside off, Umar digs out to deep point for couple of runs

End of over 19 (12 runs) Lahore Lions 207/2
Umar Akmal    26* (17b 1x4 1x6)      Mohammad Talha    4-0-41-0
Mohammad Hafeez    65* (35b 6x4 3x6)      Bilal Khilji    4-0-38-0

19.1

Kamran Hussain to Mohammad Hafeez, OUT, Gone. Fuller in length, on off stump, Hafeez tries to clear the long-off fence, mistimes it and goes high in the air to long-off, Bilal Khilji takes a well judged catch

Mohammad Hafeez c Bilal Khilji b Kamran Hussain 65 (36b 6x4 3x6) SR: 180.55

19.2

Kamran Hussain to Umar Akmal, 1 run, fuller in length, just outside off, slices it to backward point for a single

19.3

Kamran Hussain to Abdul Razzaq, OUT, Full ball, on middle stump, Razzaq tries to play across the line, misses it and ball hits the base of the middle stump, Razzaq goes for a duck.

Abdul Razzaq b Kamran Hussain 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

19.4

Kamran Hussain to Wahab Riaz, 2 runs, full ball, on middle and leg stump, heaved away to deep square leg for couple of runs

19.5

Kamran Hussain to Wahab Riaz, OUT, Kamran gets his 3rd wicket in this over. Slower ball, fuller in length, on leg stump, Wahab flicks it away to deep square leg Ali takes the catch

Wahab Riaz c Ali Haider b Kamran Hussain 2 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

19.6

Kamran Hussain to Umar Akmal, 1 run, good length ball, onleg stump, pulls it away to deep square leg for a single

That is the end of Lions innings, set a massive target of 212 runs for Stags to win this Semi Final and qualify for the final. Ahmed Shehzad century was the highlight of the innings, he scored 107 runs of 57 balls, with 20 fours and 1 six. Mohammad Hafeez gave him good support with 65 runs. Kamran Hussain was the pick of the bowlers from Stags who took 4 wickets. We will be back in 20 mins for the Stags chase. Match State: Innings Break

End of over 20 (4 runs) Lahore Lions 211/5
Umar Akmal    28* (19b 1x4 1x6)      Kamran Hussain    4-0-23-4
Sohail Ahmed    0* (0b)      Mohammad Talha    4-0-41-0
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Dec 8, 2012

Ahmed Shehzad was adjudged the man of the match after scoring a century, Lahore Lions v Bahawalpur Stags, semi-final, Faysal Bank T-20 Cup, Lahore, December 8, 2012

Ahmed Shehzad was adjudged the man of the match after scoring a century

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