National T20 Cup: Shaheen stars as KP thrash Sindh
Shaheen Shah Afridi’s stunning bowling performance helped Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) in registering a comfortable eight–wicket win over Sindh in the 11th match of the National T20 Cup in Multan on Monday.
After electing to field first, Mohammad Rizwan-led unit managed to restrict Sindh to a competitive total of 183-7 in their allotted 20 overs.
Opener Sharjeel Khan was the star performer for the batting team as he finished with the top score of 90 off 56 balls with the help of seven fours and six sixes.
Left-arm pacer Shaheen was the star performer with the ball in hand for Pakhtunkhwa side as he claimed outstanding figures of 5-21 in his quota of four overs.
In reply, KP chased down the target with six balls to spare at the expense of just two wickets, courtesy half-centuries from opening batsman Fakhar Zaman and veteran all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez.
Zaman managed to score 61 off 41 balls with the help of six fours and two sixes whereas the 39-year-old top-scored with 70 off 42 with the help of four sixes and four fours.
For Sindh, pacer Anwar Ali was the star performer as he claimed two wickets.