Sialkot Stallions defeat Lahore Lions by 74 runs, win Super8 T20 title
FAISALABAD (92 News) – Sialkot Stallions defeated defending champions Lahore Lions by 74 runs to win the Super8 T20 title for seventh time at Iqbal Stadium on Monday.
After winning the toss, Sialkot Stallions decided to bat and scored 197 runs for nine wickets in 20 overs.
Nauman Anwar and Harris Sohail were main scorers with 97 and 47 runs.
Lahore’s Aizaz Cheema took four wickets, while Qaisar Ashraf bowled out three players.
Imran Ali got one wicket. Nauman Anwar was declared the Man of the Match.
Sialkot was placed in Group A with Rawalpindi Rams, Peshawar Panthers and Abbottabad Falcons.
Sialkot and Rawalpindi reached the semi-final on the basis of best run rates.
Lahore Lions were in Group B along with Karachi Dolphins, Multan Tigers and Faisalabad Wolves.
Lahore Lions and Karachi Dolphins reached the semi-final with five points each.
Sialkot defeated Karachi, while Lahore beat Rawalpindi to reach final.