A sparkling 51-run partnership between Sarfaraz Ahmed and Hassan Khan set a four-wicket win for Sindh against Balochistan at the Pindi Cricket Stadium in the National T20 Cup on Sunday.
The pair scored the crucial runs for the sixth-wicket from just 22 balls that took Sindh over the line with five balls to spare.
Sarfaraz, who smashed six fours and a six in his blistering 28-ball 44, and Hassan came together with Sindh needing 53 runs from 29 balls and the scorecard reading 121 for five.
Scores in brief
Sindh beat Balochistan by four wickets
Balochistan 173-3, 20 overs (Imam-ul-Haq 92 not out, Abdul Wahid Bangalzai 32)
Sindh 174-6, 19.1 overs (Sarfaraz Ahmed 44, Asad Shafiq 30, Hassan Khan 28 not out, Azam Khan 27; Amad Butt 2-26, Khurram Shehzad 2-37)
Player of the match – Imam-ul-Haq (Balochistan) and Sarfaraz Ahmed (Sindh)