Result
Final (D/N), Rawalpindi, Nov 30 2017, National T20 Cup
127/5
(17.3/20 ov, target 128)
131/3
Lahore B won by 7 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Lahore Blues
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• ESPNcricinfo staff

Lahore Blues cruise to National T20 Cup title

Lahore Blues secured the title against Lahore Whites thanks to a disciplined bowling performance and an assured innings from Imam-ul-Haq

Match centre 
Scorer: Abdul Shakeel
Commentator: Abdul Shakeel
Scorecard summary
Lahore Whites127/5(20 overs)
Lahore Blues131/3(17.3 overs)
Bilal Asif1/23(3.3)
Asif Ali1/23(3)
end of over 186 runs
LhrBL: 131/3CRR: 7.48 
Imam-ul-Haq59 (49)
Agha Salman0 (1)
Bilal Asif3.3-0-23-1
Asif Ali3-0-23-1

That is the end of the match. Lahore Blues won by 7 wickets and lift the National T20 Cup.

Lahore Blues outplayed Lahore Whites in every department of the game and become the champions.

Imam-ul-Haq was the star with the bat scored 59* and eased his team to victory.

17.3
4
Bilal Asif to Imam-ul-Haq, FOUR runs
That is it! Imam hits the winning runs. Short in length, outside off, cuts it down to third man fence and jumps in the air with a joy!
17.2
Bilal Asif to Imam-ul-Haq, no run
tossed up, on off stump, defended back to bowler
17.1
2
Bilal Asif to Imam-ul-Haq, 2 runs
tossed up, came down the wicket and driven to wide of long off. Scores are level now
end of over 176 runs • 1 wicket
LhrBL: 125/3CRR: 7.35 • RRR: 1.00 • Need 3 from 18b
Agha Salman0 (1)
Imam-ul-Haq53 (46)
Asif Ali3-0-23-1
Bilal Asif3-0-17-1
16.6
Asif Ali to Agha Salman, no run
arm ball, outside off, goes for the big cut shot and misses it
16.5
w
Asif Ali to Hussain Talat, OUT
Faster ball on middle stump, tries to play across the line, hits the line on middle and leg stump, big shout for lbw and up goes the finger of umpire
Hussain Talat lbw b Asif Ali 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33
16.4
1
Asif Ali to Imam-ul-Haq, 1 run
slower in pace, on middle and leg stump, goes back and tucks away to leg side
16.3
2
Asif Ali to Imam-ul-Haq, 2 runs
tossed up, on middle and leg stump, turned away with the spin to deep square leg and came back for the 2nd run, throw at bowling end but Hussain is safe
16.2
1
Asif Ali to Hussain Talat, 1 run
tossed up, checked his shot and worked away to deep square leg for a single
16.2
1w
Asif Ali to Hussain Talat, 1 wide
faster ball, down the leg side for a wide
16.1
1
Asif Ali to Imam-ul-Haq, 1 run
On middle and leg stump, works away to short fine leg for a single and brings up his fifty!
end of over 162 runs • 1 wicket
LhrBL: 119/2CRR: 7.43 • RRR: 2.25 • Need 9 from 24b
Hussain Talat0 (1)
Imam-ul-Haq49 (43)
Bilal Asif3-0-17-1
Umaid Asif4-0-24-1
15.6
Bilal Asif to Hussain Talat, no run
tossed up, on off stump, came well forward and defended
15.5
w
Bilal Asif to Mohammad Hafeez, OUT
Nicely tossed up outside off, Hafeez came down the wicket and tried to play a big shot down the ground, thick outsid edge and Sami took a simple catch at short third man
Mohammad Hafeez c Sami Aslam b Bilal Asif 33 (35b 3x4 1x6) SR: 94.28
15.4
Bilal Asif to Mohammad Hafeez, no run
tossed up, went back and pushed to cover
15.3
1
Bilal Asif to Imam-ul-Haq, 1 run
on middle and leg stump, goes deep in the crease and works away to deep square leg for a single
15.2
Bilal Asif to Imam-ul-Haq, no run
short in length, outside off, tries to cut it too hard, mistimes to off side
15.1
1
Bilal Asif to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run
short in length, outside off, cuts it down to backward point for a single
end of over 1511 runs
LhrBL: 117/1CRR: 7.8 • RRR: 2.20 • Need 11 from 30b
Imam-ul-Haq48 (41)
Mohammad Hafeez32 (32)
Umaid Asif4-0-24-1
Wahab Riaz4-0-26-0
14.6
4
Umaid Asif to Imam-ul-Haq, FOUR runs
short and wide outside off, goes back and cuts away to backward point fence for four
14.5
1
Umaid Asif to Mohammad Hafeez, 1 run
good length ball, on leg stump, turned to midwicket for a single
Match details
Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium
TossLahore Whites , elected to bat first
SeriesNational T20 Cup 2017
Player Of The Match
Imam-ul-Haq
Series resultLahore Blues won the 2017/18 National T20 Cup
Season2017/18
Hours of play (local time)16.00 start, First Session 16.00-17.25, Interval 17.25-17.45, Second Session 17.45-19.10
Match days30 November 2017 - day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Mohammad Sajid
Asif Yaqoob
TV Umpire
Shozab Raza
Reserve Umpire
Ahmed Shahab
Match Referee
Nadeem Arshad