ISLAMABAD - ZTBL beat NBP by 9 wickets in the Pool B Inter Region/Departments U-19 tournament 2012-2013 round five match at Marghazar ground on Sunday.

Requiring 71 runs for victory, ZTBL achieved the target in 18.1 overs after losing one wicket on the final day. Sami-ur-Rehman made 44 while Bilal Ahmed remained unbeaten on 17. Asif Yaqoob and M Arif supervised the match while Allah Ditto and Abdul Hameed acted as referee and official scorer respectively.

Port Qasim beat PIA by one wicket in a thrilling finish. Superb Haris Ali helped Port Qasim with 117 played vital role in his team’s victory. Masood Khan and Sohail Zaman (umpires).

At Bhutto ground, State Bank beat KRL by 146 runs.  KRL were bowled out for 128 in their second innings, Shahan Akram 46 and Shehroz Kaleem 32 played well. Naqi Raza and Usman Khan picked 4 wickets each conceding 16 and 62 runs respectively.

Islamabad and Abbottabad Regions match ended in a draw. Abbottabad scored 473/6 in their first innings. Thanks to a superb unbeaten knock of 262 by Kamran Ghulam. Abottabad scored 20 for 1 at stumps in their second outing on the final day. Earlier Islamabad were bowled out for 288 in 82.2 overs in their first innings despite a 136 from Farman Ullah and were forced to follow on. They were bowled out for 268 in 78 overs in their second innings. Farman made 71 and Atif 61. Zubair took 4/49while Waleed got 3/43 and Mustafa bagged 2/51.