Khushdil Shah scored the fastest T20 century by a Pakistan batsman to help Southern Punjab to their first win of the ongoing National T20 Cup for First XIs on Friday at the Pindi Cricket Stadium.
The 25-year-old batsman reached the 100-run mark in 35 balls and smashed as many as nine sixes and eight fours against Sindh to set the second highest run-chase in the history of the National T20 Cup in a thrilling contest which was won on the third last ball.
Following this match, Southern Punjab and Sindh are locked on two points each.
Scores in brief:
Sindh 216-3, 20 overs (Khurram Manzoor 108, Asad Shafiq 59; Mohammad Ilyas 2-44)
Southern Punjab 217-8, 19.4 overs (Khushdil Shah 100, Hussain Talat 62; Anwar Ali 4-47, Mir Hamza 2-35)
Result – Southern Punjab won by two wickets
Player of the Match – Khushdil Shah
Match 16 Man of the Match Winner Khushdil Shah Interview | Sindh vs Southern Punjab – National T20 Cup 2020