Muzaffarabad Tigers defeated Kotli Lions by 5 wickets in Kashmir Premier League (KPL) today.
In this match played in Muzaffarabad, Kotli Lions scored 195 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in the allotted 20 overs while playing first.
Kotli Lions’ Asif Ali (67), Syed Abdullah Rafi (35), Saif Badar (28) and captain Kamran Akmal (27) stood out.
Sohail Tanveer, Arshad Iqbal, Muhammad Hafeez and Usman Yousuf took one wicket each for Muzaffarabad.
In pursuit of a big target for the Muzaffarabad Tigers, Zeeshan Ashraf single-handedly faced the bowlers of the rival team and scored an unbeaten 107 runs to lead the team to victory by 5 wickets.
The other batsmen of Muzaffarabad Tigers in front of Zeeshan kept going one after another, only Muhammad Waseem remained the second best batsman by scoring 19 runs.
Kotli Lions’ Akif Javed stood out with 2 wickets while Khurram Shehzad and Irfanullah Shah took one wicket each.
Zeeshan Ashraf was declared the best player of the match for his excellent batting performance.