ISLAMABAD - Helped by a superb bowling show by Test  pacer  Sohail Tanveer, who took 8 wickets in the match, bowled ZTBL to 9 wickets victory against Port Qasim in the Grade-1 President’s Trophy (2012-2013) round 8 match here at Marghazar ground on Thursday.

ZTBL achieved the winning target of 41 runs in 6.2 overs for the loss of one wicket on the penultimate day of the four-day match.

Earlier, Port Qasim resumed their second innings at the overnight total of 104-3 in 29 overs and were all out for 257 runs in 54.2 overs. Test discarded Umar Amin made 60, Asim Kamal 52, Danyal Ahsan 36 and M. Sami 32 batted well. Sohail Tanveer took 5/94 while M Khalil got 3 for 105 and Junaid Nadir claimed 2 for 33.

NBP stun UBL:At Pindi Stadium, National Bank won by an innings & 49 runs against UBL. Earlier UBL resumed their second innings at the overnight score of 68/3 in 24 overs and were bowled out for 167 in 48.3 overs. Kashif 41, Saad Surkhail 37 and Abid Ali 34 played well. Wahab Riaz took 5/62 while Imran Khan got 3/73.

At KRL: PIA had reached 116/4 in 40 overs during their second outing, Faisal Iqbal was unbeaten on 42.  Ali Khan took 2 for 17. Earlier KRL resuming their first innings at the overnight total of 216 for the loss of 5 wickets KRL were bowled out 343 runs in 100.5 overs. Saeed Ahmed Minhas cracked scintillating 177 runs studied with 21 fours and 3 sixes. Aizaz Cheema took 3/83 while Najaf Shah, Anwar Ali and Tahir Khan picked 2 wickets each.

At Diamond ground: SNGPL made 145/5 in 52 overs. Azeem Ghuman scored 53, Aslam Qureshi and Abdul Ameer took 2 wickets each.

Earlier, HBL resumed their first innings at the overnight total of 239/4 in 59.1 overs and were bowled out for 293 runs. Ahmed Shahzad boosted his claim for the Indian series with a timely innings of 94 while Shan Masood also made 56. Zahoor Khan took 4 for 51, while Imran Khalid chipped in with 3 for 34 and Asad Ali 2 for 100.