CHI - Karachi Bleus skipper test pacer M Sami ran through a weak Abbotabad bating line up taking four wickets on the first day of the four day Quadie Azam Trophy Division I match here Wednesday at National Stadium.
Sami conceded 56 runs for his haul while Azam Hussain took three for 51 as the visitors sent into bat were 210 for nine wickets at the close of the days play. M Naeem 65 and Wajid Ali 41 were main contributors to Abbotabad total.
Scores: Abbottabad first innings 210-9 in 77.4 overs (65, Wajid Ali 41, Sami 4-56, Azam Hussain 3-51).
Karachi Blues post 287
In division II match of the competition at NBP cricket stadium Karachi Whites electing to bat posted 287 for four against Lahore Shalimar with Behram Khan hitting unbeaten 105 and M Hasan plundering unbeaten 122 for the home team. Asif Raza and Ali Masnoor took two wickets each.
Scores. Karachi Whites first innings 287-4 in 83 overs (Behram 105*, M Hasan 122*, Asif Raza 2-57, Ali Mansoor 2-39).