The prestigious Naya Nazimabad Ramadan Cup has been taken home by the Omar Associates once again. The strong team of Omar Associates have won this tournament for the fourth time.
Omar Associates scored a mammoth 197 in their 20 overs and the State Bank of Pakistan failed to chase the target, falling short by 52 runs.
Umar Akmal scored 55 in the final and Pakistan’s premier Test batsman Asad Shafiq also scored a handy 39 to take his team to this total.
Sohail Akhtar scored a quick-fire 37 off 25 balls at the end. Usman Qadir took 4-10 in his 4 overs and he was named man of the tournament. In the chase of 197, SBP could only score 145-8 with Rizwan Hussain (34) and Zahid Mehmood (28) were the top scorers.