result
Final (D/N), Rawalpindi, Nov 30 2017, National T20 Cup
(17.3/20 ov, target 128)131/3
Lahore B won by 7 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
player of the match
Imam-ul-Haq
Lahore Blues
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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

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Scorer: Abdul Shakeel
Commentator: Abdul Shakeel
Scorecard summary
Lahore Whites127/5(20 overs)
Lahore Blues131/3(17.3 overs)
Umaid Asif1/24(4)
Bilal Asif1/23(3.3)

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 Salman, no run

arm ball, outside off, goes for the big cut shot and misses it

16.5
W
Asif Ali to 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 Talat, 1 run

tossed up, checked his shot and worked away to deep square leg for a single

16.2
1w
Asif Ali to 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 Talat, no run

tossed up, on off stump, came well forward and defended

15.5
W
Bilal Asif to 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 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 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: 7.80 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 Hafeez, 1 run

good length ball, on leg stump, turned to midwicket for a single

14.4
Umaid Asif to Hafeez, no run

good length ball, on off stump, pushes to off side

14.3
4
Umaid Asif to Hafeez, FOUR runs

short in length, on middle and leg stump, pulled away over midwicket for four

Match details
Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium
TossLahore Whites, elected to bat first
SeriesNational T20 Cup
Season2017/18
Player Of The Match
Imam-ul-Haq
Series resultLahore Blues won the 2017/18 National T20 Cup
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 - daynight(20-over match)
Umpires
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Asif Yaqoob
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Mohammad Sajid
TV Umpire
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Shozab Raza
Reserve Umpire
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Ahmed Shahab
Match Referee
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Nadeem Arshad