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National T20 Cup 2017, Rawalpindi

Faisalabad beat Lahore Blues by 7 wickets in a high scoring fifth match of National T-20 Cup 2017 at Rawalpindi cricket stadium.

PTV Sports telecast the match live.

Earlier, Faisalabad captain Saeed Ajmal won the toss and elected to field.

Batting first Lahore Blues scored 187 runs for the loss of five wickets in allotted 20 over's.

Opener Imam-ul Haq remained top scorer with 50 off 31 balls. He smashed six boundaries and one six in his innings.

Babar Azam made 45 runs with the help of three boundaries and one six.

While Hussain Talat hit quick fire 43 off 26. Talat Smashed five fours and and two sixes in his innings.

For Faisalabad, skipper Saeed Ajmal bagged three wickets.

In reply Faisalabad achieved the 188-run target for the loss of just three wickets in 18.1 over's.

Sohaib Maqsood remained top scorer with unbeaten 80 runs. He hit seven sixes and three fours in his 42-ball knock.

Opener Sahibzada Farhan added 58 runs with the help of 7 fours and one six.

Sohaib Maqsood added 98 runs stand for the second wicket with farhan and another 78 with Asif Ali for third wicket.

Asif Ali hit quick-fire 42 off 17, hitting five fours and three sixes.

For Lahore Blues, skipper Mohammad Hafeez, Khalid Usman and Hussain Talat took one wicket each.

Sohaib Maqsood was declared man of the match.

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Lahore Whites beat Karachi by three wickets in the sixth match of National T-20 Cup 2017 at Rawalpindi cricket stadium.

Batting first Karachi scored 163 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 over's.

Khurram Manzoor remained top scorer with 64 while Sarfraz Ahmed added 39 runs.

For Lahore Whites umaid asif bagged three wickets.

In reply Lahore Whites achieved the 164-run target for the loss of seven wickets in 19.4 over's.

Sami Aslam amade 56 while kamran akmal added 52 runs.