ISLAMABAD - Islamabad Region hammered Fata by 9 wickets in the Brighto Paints Present Cool & Cool National One Day Cup-Regions 2017-18 Round Five match played here at Diamond ground Friday.

Batting first, Fata were bowled out for 224 in 44.1 overs. Khushdil Shah top scored with 54. Fakhar Zaman made 46 and M Naeem 45. Left-arm spinner Raza Hassan grabbed 4 for 27 and Noman Ali 2 for 44.

Thanks to unbeaten 96 by Abid Ali and superb 90 by skipper Shan Masood, Islamabad achieved the target in 35.5 overs losing just one wicket.

At Pindi Stadium, Lahore White edged out Faisalabad Region by 3 runs. Batting first Lahore were all out for 249 in 48 overs. Umar Siddique made fighting 77, Ahmed Shehzad 59, Adnan Akmal 40. M Imran, Asad Raza, Waqas and Faheem Ashraf took 2 wickets each.

In reply Faisalabaad could score 246 for the loss of 9 wickets. Raees Ahmed made 75, Faheem Ashraf 36. Ali Shafiq took 3 for 50, Waqas Ahmed 2 for 50 and Umaid Asif 2 for 57.

At KRL, Lahore Blues thrashed Karachi White by 77 runs. Lahore Blues posted 288 for the loss of 8 wickets. Muhamamd Saad made 72 and Umar Akmal 64. Danish Aziz took 3 for 54 and Zia-ul-Haq 2 for 66. Karachi White were bowled out for 211 in 43.3 overs. Akbar-ur-Rehman made 97 and  Danish Aziz 38. Qaiser Ashraf took 4 for 34. Bilawal Iqbal 3 for 33 and Khalid Usman 3 for 62.

At Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar, Peshawar Region thrashed Rawalpindi by 8 wickets. Batting first Rawalpindi posted 302-7. Azhar Ali made polished 104, Umer Amin 81 and Iftikhar Ahmed 38. Taj Wali took 4 for 43.

Helped by sensational 150 by opener Israraullah and unbeaten 102 by Asad Shafiq, Peshawar reached home in 47.3 overs losing just 2 wickets.

BRIEF SCORES:

AT PINDI CRICKET STADIUM, RAWALPINDI:

LAHORE REGION WHITE: 249 in 48 overs: (Umar Saddique 77, 90 balls, 8x4s, 1x6, Ahmed Shehzad 59, 50balls, 10x4s, Adnan Akmal 40, 49 balls, 5x4s, 1x6, Mohammad Imran 2-24, Asad Raza 2-37, Waqas Maqsood 2-40, Fahim Ashraf 2-48)

FAISALABAD REGION: 246-9 in 50 overs: (Raees Ahmed 75, 80 balls, 9x4s, Faheem Ashraf 36, 50 balls, 3x4s, Waqas Maqsood 33*, 27 balls, 3x4s, 2x6s, Mohammad Imran 25, 31 balls, 3x4s,  Asif Ali 21, 28 balls, 4x4s, Ali Shafiq 3-50, Waqas Ahmed 2-50, Umaid Asif 2-57)

RESULT: Lahore Whites won by 3 Runs

TOSS: Faisalabad Region

AT KRL GROUND, ISLAMABAD:

LAHORE REGION BLUES: 288-8 in 50 overs: (Muhammad Saad 72, 106 balls, 4x4s, Umar Akmal 64, 45 balls, 10x4s, 1x6, Sami Aslam 38, 54 balls, 4x4s, Salman Ali Agha 28, 2x4s, 1x6, Khalid Usman 20*, 11 balls, 2x4s, Danish Aziz 3-54, Zia-ul-Haq 2-66)

KARACHI REGION WHITE: 211 in 43.3 overs: (Akbar-ur-Rehman 97, 104 balls, 12x4s, Danish Aziz 38, 38 balls, 1x4, 3x6s, Qaiser Ashraf 4-34, Bilawal Iqbal 3-33, Khalid Usman 3-62)

RESULT: Lahore Region Blues won by 77 runs

TOSS: Karachi Region White

AT DIAMOND GROUND, ISLAMABAD

FATA REGION: 224 in 44.1 overs: (Khushdil Shah 54, 53 balls, 7x4s, Fakhar Zaman 46, 59 balls, Muhammad Naeem 45, 50 balls, 6x4s, Raza Hasan 4-27, Nouman Ali 2-44)

ISLAMABAD REGION: 228-1 in 35.5 overs: (Abid Ali 96*, 113 balls, 14x4s, Shan Masood 90, 66 balls,  16x4s, Faizan Riaz 35*, 40 balls, 4x4s, 1x6, Muhammad Irfan 1-51)

RESULT: Islamabad Region won by 9 wickets

TOSS: Islamabad Region

AT ARBAB NIAZ SATDIUM, PESHAWAR

RAWALPINDI REGION: 302-7 in 50 overs: (Azhar Ali 104, 111 balls, 9x4s, 1x6, Umar Amin 81, 88 balls, 6x4s, 2x4s, Iftikhar Ahmed 38, 36 balls, 6x4s, Taj Wali 4-43)

PESHAWAR REGION: 305-2 in 47.3 overs: ( Israrullah 150, 125 balls, 14x4s, 5x6s, Asad Shafiq 102*, 89 balls, 10x4s, 2x6s, Sahibzada Farhan 40, 66 balls, 4x4s, 1x6, Attaullah 1-62 )

RESULT: Peshawar Region won by 8 wickets

Toss: Peshawar Region