Sports: Cricket: Sakhi Hassan, Alamgir Gymkhana in cricket tourney semis

Karachi: Sakhi Hassan Gymkhana recorded a four-wicket victory against Unity Gymkhana and Alamgir Gymkhana thrashed North Shire Cricket Club by 169 runs to secure their respective places in the semifinals of KCCA Zone VI Daud Khan Memorial Cricket Tournament.

In the match played at Sakhi Hassan Gymkhana Ground, Unity Gymkhana batted first and put on board 223-9 in 40 overs. Shahrukh Asim top scored for the side with 71 runs. Syed Farhan Ali captured a three-wicket haul.

Sakhi Hassan Gymkhana in their turn easily achieved the target with four wickets in hand and seven overs to spare. Farhan, who in the first inning captured a three-wicket haul, also batted brilliantly scoring 68 runs. Munawer Aziz scored 51. Navaid Noor took four wickets for Unity Gymkhana.

In the other match of the day, Alamgir Gymkhana batted first and scored 279-9 in 40 overs. Muhammad Hassan batted impressively scoring 118 runs. Jaahid Saukat Ali scored 58. Zaheer Khan took four wickets.

North Shire Cricket Club in response scored a paltry total of 119-10 in 30 overs. Zia-ul-Hassan top scored for the side with 43 runs. Muhammad Waqas and Sheraz Hussain took three wickets each for the victors in the match.

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