Karachi: Zarai Taraqqiati Bank Limited overcame State Bank of Pakistan by five runs in the opening match of 4th Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Women Cricket Challenge Trophy – 2016 at Bagh-e-Jinnah Ground in Lahore.
Zarai Taraqqiati Bank Limited batted first and put on board 120-8 in allotted 20 overs. Nida Dar batted well for the side scoring unbeaten 31 runs off only 19 balls. Bismah Maroof contributed 25 runs. Erum Javed and Noureen Yaqoob captured two wickets each.
State Bank of Pakistan in response scored 115-8 using the stipulated quota of 20 overs. Muneera Ali batted well for the side scoring 40 off 36 balls. Sidra Amin scored 26 runs. Bismah Maroof bowled lethally and captured a three-wicket haul while skipper Sana Mir took two wickets.