Karim Janat guided the Dragons to their first victory in SCL2022
Karim Janat (40 off 32) & (1/34 off 4) put on an all-round performance to help the Safi Brothers Band-e-Amir Dragons beat the Amo Sharks by a narrow margin of 2 runs to get their first two points on the table in SCL2022
Amo Sharks 160/8 (20 ov)
Band-e-Amir Dragons 162/7 (20 ov)
Band-e-Amir Dragons won by 2 runs.
Aftab Alam elected to bat first, the decision which proved to be working as they went on to put 163 runs on the board. Apart from Karim Janat’s 40 runs, Naweed Obaid scored 25, Irfanullah Safi added 23, Sediqullah Pacha and Aftab Alam scored unbeaten 22 runs each. Jamshid picked up 3, Wasi took 2 whereas the left-arm quick Abidullah had one wicket.
Amo Sharks lost Asghar Atal on the first delivery of their inning but the other batters kept scoring runs and were always in the game. They needed 13 runs of the last over and fell only two runs short of the target. Juma Gul made 50 and Abidullah Taniwal scored an unbeaten 30* but were unable to finish the game. For the Dragons, Nijat Masoud picked two, Karim, Aftab, Noor Ahmad and Irfan all took one wicket each.
Karim janat was named Player of the Match, Jamshid Mir Ali Khil was adjudged the stylish player, Juma Gul got the most sixes award and Aftab Alam named won the game changer of the match award for the match-changing last over to win the match for the dragons.