Karachi: State Bank recorded a close nine-run victory against UBL Bank in Advance Telecom Ramadan T20 Cup here Wednesday night at National Stadium.
State Bank batted first in the match and put on board a modest total of 1239 in allotted 20 overs. Adnan Raees batted well for the side playing an unbeaten knock of 47 runs. Mohammad Irshad grabbed three wickets.
United Bank in response scored 1145 using the allotted quota of 20 overs, conceding a nine-run defeat. Ali Asad top scored for the side with unbeaten 25 runs.
State Bank 1239 in 20 overs Ramiz Raja 23, Kashif Siddique 16, Adnan Raees 47no, Hasan Mahmood 16, Mohammad Irshad 331, Akhtar Ayub 212, Ruman Raees 120, Zubair Khan 120: United Bank 1145 in 20 overs Saad Surkhail 24, Ali Asad 25no, Mohammad Irshad 14, Hasan Mahmood 225, Kashif Siddique 120, Mohammad Ali 118, Rizwan Haider 111