RAWALPINDI: One of the most crunch match of the event so far as Bhawalpur Region won the one-over eliminator against Hyderabad Region in Cool and Cool Presents Haier Mobile T-20 Cup on Thursday.
Hyderabad Region after winning the toss put Bhawalpur to bat. Despite taking early wickets, Hyderabad bowlers leaked runs and conceded 160 runs.
Faisal Mubashir Bhawalpur wa the top scorer with 61 of 47 balls.
Hyderabad in in reply were cool and confident, left-arm opener Sharjil Khan’s quick 31, and the veteran Faisal Ather and Azim Ghumman’s 50s helped them to get close to the target.
Hyderabad needed 6 out of last over and things were looking in quite control but suddenly the match turned around on 180 degree.
It was Bhawalpur’s medium pacer Zahir Siddiqui who took the match from Hyderabad’s grab as the match tied after Hyderabad faield to concede one run out of the last ball of the match.
Zahir repeated his clever heroics in the one-over eliminator and let restricted Hyderabad on just 2 runs out of his over.
Bhawalpur then eased away towards the victory with a four to gain 2 worthy points.
Bhawalpur Region’s Faisal Mubashir was declared Man Of the Match for his unbeaten 61 of 47 balls.