LAHORE PIA restricted Lahore Shalimar to 177 in their first innings and then scored 161 runs for four on day two of the 10th round Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Thursday. Six wickets Anwar Ali made things difficult for Lahore Shalimar on the opening day and later in the morning session of day two. He got good support from Jamshed Ahmed and Aizaz Bin Ilyas. Only Abdi Ali and Mohammad Saad of Lahore came among runs scoring 31 and 43 runs respectively. Later in the order Saad Nasim added valuable 37. In their first innings, PIA batsmen Agha Sabir 30, Kamran Sajid 46 and Shoaib Khan 55 held the fort and by the close of play, Sajid was at the crease with Shehzar Muhummad 4. Mohammad Naved got three wickets fro Lahore while Hasan Dar had one. Tanveer, Khalid rock Quetta Pacers Tanveer Ahmed and Khalid Mahmood joined hands to skittle Quetta out for low 139 in first innings to give Karachi Blues strong grip over 10th round match of RBS Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match here on a truncated second day of the contest at National Stadium. Exploiting conditions on a sunless day, the two shared seven wickets amongst themselves with Tanver Ahmed grabbing four for 61 and Khalid Mahmmod three for 33. Karachi which had scored 309 in its first knock gained big 170 runs lead which was extended to 234 when the home team scored 64 for one wicket in second innings before the play ended fourteen overs before close due to bad light. With two days left in the four day contest, and weather permitting Karachi Blues could easily force a favourable decision in its favour. Due to a slight cloud cover the light condition was not as bright and sunny as it is on any December day when play resumed for the second day. Karachi resumed its innings at 261 for eight. Azam Hussain who was not out six overnight batted with full authority to remain not out 45 when home innings folded at 309.The home team added 48 runs for the last two wickets. Quetta pacer Nazar Hussain picked up five wickets for 93 and Arun Lal took three for 75. Off-spinner Arghad Khan captured two for 68. Quetta first innings had good start. Openers Shoaib Khan and Shahzad Tareen put on 74 for the first wicket but once the partnership was broken with the departure of Shoaib khan who retired hurt for 15, the visitors collapsed. The remaining nine wickets fell for just 65 runs. In Karachi Blues first innings century maker Shahzeb Hasan left early scoring just eight runs. Karachi Blues reached 64 for one wicket when bad light suspended play fourteen overs before schedule close. Summarized scores. Karachi Blues first innings (overnight 261 for eight) 309 all out( Shahzeb Hasan 119,Khalid Latif 38, Ali Asad 47,Azam Hussain 45 not out, Nazar Hussain 5/93,Arun Lal 3/75, Arghad Khan 2/68). Quetta first innings 139(Shahzad Tareen 24, Bismilah Khan 24, Taimur Ali 17, Tanveer Ahmed 4/61, Khalid Mahmood 3/33). Karachi Blues second innings 64 for one (Asad Shafiq batting 24, Ali Asad batting 17, Nazar Hussain 1/11).