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.