The National T20 Cup ended in a glamorous manner with Northern delivering a thumping performance against Balochistan in the final watched by a full-house stadium. Contrary to the generally held views regarding the scarce popularity of domestic cricket, the tournament frequently saw supporters flocking to the ground in numbers.
The National T20 Cup turned out to be a massive success with fans enjoying the standard of cricket and the focused efforts of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to increase the competitiveness of domestic competitions.
The quality of cricket experienced between the six sides thus affirms the reforms introduced by the PCB in revamping the whole cricket system in the country and allocating players in a way that all teams are on an equal footing.
The last-ball finishes in both semi-final encounters are a testimonial to the fact that some very close matches kept the fans intrigued and saw teams battling it out till the very last moment of the game.