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National T20 Cup: Peshawar Region beat Faisalabad Region by 5 wickets

RAWALPINDI: Peshawar Region easily defeated Misbah-led Faisalabad Region by 5 wickets to register their first victory in Cool and Cool Presents Haier Mobile T-20 Cup on Wednesday.

Faisalabad after winning the toss, chose to bat first on a slow-looking track, keeping in mind to utilize its spinners in the second inning to defend the total.

Misbah eleven, however failed to produce desired results and were restricted to 133/9 in 20 overs.

Captain Misbah was the top scorer with 38.

Peshawar in reply were confident and pursued the target quite comfortably in 18.5 overs with 5 wickets in hand.

Peshawar Regions’ Iftikhar Ahmed was declared Man of the Match for his unbeaten 51 of 34 balls.