ISLAMABAD - Islamabad defended PCB Regional Inter-District Seniors Cricket championship title by winning all the games including drubbing of Gilgit-Balistan in the last group match by an innings and 75 runs at Diamond Club Ground.
Islamabad proved too good for Gilgit-Baltistan as the 3-day game ended by lunch on the second day with thumping victory for Islamabad. Speedster Nasrullah Khan took 9 wickets in the match, Rana Shahzad Azam got 6 wickets in the match. Earlier, Islamabad defeated AJK, Gujrat and Gilgit-Baltistan without facing any difficulty with some high individual performances.
Scores: Gilgit-Balistan 65 (M Ijaz 20, Anwarullah 14 - Nasarullah Khan 5/18, Usman 3/13, Shahzad Azam 2-33), and 108 (M Asadullah 27, Ijaz 24, Salman Ghias 24 - Nasrullah Khan 4/ 40, Shahzad Azam 4/41). V Islamabad 248 (Moeid Sheikh 61, Shahzad 37, Kashif 30, Touseef 27, Shah Laiq 5/62, Nazakat 3-84, Ijaz 2-19).