Lahore : Three matches were played in Chief Minister Jashan-e-Azadi Inter-Academies Cricket Cup at LCCA ground on Monday.
Rawalpindi Rams defeated Lahore Lions by six runs. Rawalpindi scored 117 runs while playing first. Shahzad Abbasi remained top scorer with 31 runs. Anas Mustafa took 4/12 wickets for Lahore Lions. In reply, Lahore could muster only 111 runs in the allotted overs for the loss of 7 wickets. Sadiq Qureshi remained unbeaten on 30 while Zohaib Amanat contributed 29 runs. Shahzad Abbasi grabbed two wickets and was adjudged man of the match for his all-round performance.
Multan Tigers defeated Rawalpindi Stags by 21 runs in the second match at the same venue. Multan Tigers piled up 140 runs in their turn while Rawalpindi bowled out for 119 in 18 overs in their bid to chase the total.
In the girls match of the same tournament, Lahore Unicorns outplayed Rawalpindi Dolphins by 9 wickets in Kinnaird College ground. Iram Javed was declared player of the match.