Latest News

Salman scores 118 unbeaten runs in Lahore blind cricket victory

cricket pictogram

In the second match on Friday afternoon at the National Bank of Pakistan T-20 Blind Cricket Trophy 2015 Bahawalpur, Lahore played Abbottabad at Dring Stadium Ground No. 2 Bahawalpur. Lahore came away from the meeting with a 6 wicket victory. Salman was named the Man of the Match.



Abbottabad batted first after Lahore won the toss and elected to bat second.  In their at bat, Abbottabad scored 118 runs with a loss of 8 wickets.  Sohail Aziz led his side in scoring with 26, while 2 wickets each were taken by Salman and Shahzad. Lahore easily met their target of 15 overs for a loss of 4 wickets in their turn at bat.  They were assisted by Salman who scored an unbeaten 118 runs in his turn at bat.


In other matches on the first day of competition at the  National Bank of Pakistan T-20 Blind Cricket Trophy 2015 Bahawalpur, Karachi lost to Peshawar at the Dring Stadium Ground No.1 Bahawalpur, Islamabad beat Attock at the Dring Stadium Ground No.2 Bahawalpur, Quetta lost to Faisalabad by 8 wickets at Sadiq Public School Cricket Ground, Bahawalpur, Bahawalpur won by 9 wickets in their game against AJK at Dring Stadium Ground No.1 Bahawalpur, and Gujranwala beat Okara at Sadiq Public School Cricket Ground, Bahawalpur.


The competition features twelve teams divided into two pools.  Pool A includes Islamabad, Azad Kashmir, Bahawalpur, Faisalabad, Okara and Quetta.  Pool B includes Karachi, Lahore, Gujranwala, Peshawar, Abbottabad and Attock.  The competition’s defending champion is Islamabad. Group play continued Saturday, Sunday, and yesterday.  The semi-finals are scheduled for today, with the finals scheduled for tomorrow at the  Dring Stadium Ground No.1.

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2569 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees. She has a PhD in Communications from the University of Canberra.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


%d bloggers like this: