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Central Punjab Beat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa By 43 Runs

Central Punjab beat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by 43 runs in the 8th match of National T20 cricket tournament in Rawalpindi.

PTV Sports telecast the match live.

Batting first Central Punjab scored 171 runs for the loss of six wickets in allotted 20 overs.

Hussain Talat remained top scorer with 51 runs. He smashed five fours and three sixes.

Ahmed Shehzad made 40 with the help of four fours and one six while Mohammad Akhlaq and Shoaib Malik made 24 runs each.

For Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Shaheen Shah Afridi bagged two wickets.


In reply chasing 172, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa were bowled out for 128 runs in 18.2 overs.

Mohammad Wasim scored 34 off 19 balls, hitting three fours and three sixes.

Sahibzada Farhan added 34 while Iftikhar Ahmed scored 22 runs.

For Central Punjab Wahab Riaz bagged three wickets.