ISLAMABAD - M Naeem’s 91 helped Islamabad Region beat Port Qasim by one run on D/L method in the Cool & Cool Presents National One-Day Cup 2015-16 round three Pool A match played here at Diamond Ground on Thursday.

Port Qasim scored 239-9 with Test discarded Khurram Manzoor hitting 101 and Khalid Latif adding 47. Shahzad Azam Rana captured 4-34 and M Irfan 3-58. In reply, Islamabad Region could score 215-6 in 31.1 overs and won the match on D/L method due to bad light. Naeem hammered 91 runs while Sarmad Bhatti contributed 52. Azam Hussain took 2-34.

At Arbab Niaz Stadium Peshawar, SSGC thrashed Peshawar by 123 runs. SSGC posted daunting 245-7 on the board with Asif Zakir hammering unbeaten 100 and Awais Zia 32. Imran Khan Junior picked up 4-48. In reply, Peshawar were bundled out for meager 122 runs in 26.5 overs. Zohaib Khan made 61. M Irfan captured 3-20, Tabish Khan 3-27 and Sohail Khan 2-16. At Pindi Stadium, UBL outclassed Lahore Region by 131 runs. UBL posted 267-9. Younus Khan slammed 91 and Hammad Azam 42. Ahmed Bashir clinched 4-33 and Aizaz Cheema 2-52. Lahore Region Blues were bowled out for 136 in 39 overs. At Marghazar ground, SNGPL edged out Hyderabad Region by 29 runs. SNGPL made 227-9 with Imran Khalid scoring 43 and Imran Butt 39. M Saddam took 4-36 and Usman Khan Shinwari 2-37. Hyderabad were all out for 198 in 43.1 overs. Azeem Ghumman made 82 and Mir Ali Talpur 31. Khurram Shahzad took 3-33 and Bilawal Bhatti 2-36.