ISLAMABAD -  Peshawar were in commanding position against Islamabad in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy 2017-18 round six pool A match here at Diamond Ground on Friday.

Peshawar finished day one at 140-0 with Ashfaq scoring unbeaten 72 and Israrullah unbeaten 55. Earlier, Islamabad were bundled out for a meager 165 in 38 overs with only Faizan Riaz (64) emerged as notable batsman. Taj Wali was main wrecker-in-chief of Islamabad batting as he captured 7-50 and Imran Khan Senior took 3-65.

In another pool A match at Abbottabad Stadium, Lahore Region Blues scored 88-2 against Faisalabad Region. Earlier, Faisalabad were all out for 184 in their first innings with Iftikhar Ahmed hitting 52. Aizaz Cheema grabbed 6-56 and Saif-Ur-Rehman 4-57.

In pool B match at KRL Stadium, UBL scored 61-0 at the close of day one against KRL, who were all out for 197 with Abdul Rehman slamming unbeaten 74. Ehsan Adil, Mir Hamza and Sameen Gul took 3 wickets each. At Mirpur Stadium, Rawalpindi Region scored 65-0 against Lahore Whites, who were all out for 247 in their first innings with M Irfan gathering 54 runs. Abid Hsan clinched 5-92 and Saad Altaf 4-72.

POOL A

AT ABBOTTABAD CRICKET STADIUM, ABBOTTABAD:

FAISALABAD REGION (FIRST INNINGS) :184-10 in 52.5 overs: (Iftikhar Ahmed 52, 10x4s, 67 balls, Asif Ali 36, 4x4s, 69 balls, Ahmed Safi 33, 5x4s, 70 balls, Aizaz Cheema 6-56, Saif ur Rehman 4-57)

LAHORE REGION BLUES (FIRST INNINGS): 88-2 in 22 overs: (Tayyab Tahir 24, 3x4s, 1x6, 24 balls, Haris Nazar 23, 4x4s, 32 balls, Waqas Saleem 21*, 2x4s, 54 balls).

AT JINNAH STADIUM, SIALKOT:

SNGPL (FIRST INNINGS): 210-10 in 72.3 overs: (Imran Butt 76, 8x4s, 195 balls, Ali Waqas 35, 2x4s, 71 balls, Mohammad Rizwan 33, 6x4s, 41 balls, Bilal Asif 4-33, Mushtaq Ahmed 3-48)

NBP (FIRST INNINGS): 11-0 IN 2.5 OVERS

AT DIAMOND CRICKET GROUND, ISLAMABAD:

ISLAMABAD REGION(FIRST INNINGS): 165-10 in 38 overs: (Faizan Riaz 64, 9x4s, 66 balls, Abid Ali 54, 6x4s, 94 balls, Taj Wali 7-50, Imran Khan (Snr) 3-65)

PESHAWAR REGION (FIRST INNINGS): 140-0 in 24 overs: (Ashfaq Ahmed 72*, 11x4s, 83 balls, Israrullah 55*, 7x4s, 1x6, 64 balls)

AT IQBAL STADIUM, FAISALABAD:

SSGC (FIRST INNINGS): 233-8 in 68.3 overs: (Fawad Alam 63, 5x4s, 117 balls, Asif Zakir 47, 4x4s, 94 balls, Adil Amin 30*, 2x4s, 1x6, 65 balls, Awais Zia 27, 3x4s, 1x6, 28 balls, Zain Abbas 20, 2x4s, 45 balls, Mohammad Asif 3-68, Waqas Maqsood 3-69)

POOL B

AT NATIONAL STADIUM, KARACHI

FATA REGION (FIRST INNINGS): 275-10 in 75.2 overs: (Mohammad Naim 70, 7x4s, 128 balls, Samiullah Jnr 50, 8x4s, 28 balls, Mukhtar Ahmed 45, 7x4s, 86 balls, Sohail Akhtar 28, 3x4s, 1x6s, 39 balls, Yasir Hameed 25, 3x4s, 22 balls, Mohammad Asad Afridi 21, 3x4s, 47 balls, Adeel Malik 4-60, Azam Hussain 3-37, Abdullah Muqaddim 3-69)

KARACHI REGION WHITE (FIRST INNINGS): 24-1 in 9 overs

AT KRL CRICKET STADIUM, RAWALPINDI

KRL (FIRST INNINGS): 197-10 in 65 overs: (Abdul Rahman 74*, 14x4s, 134 balls, Hasan Raza 45, 5x4s, 81 balls, Ehsan Adil 3-32, Mir Hamza 3-50, Sameen Gul 3-65)

UBL (FIRST INNINGS): 61-0 in 14 overs: (Ammad Alam 34*, 7x4s, 34 balls, Umar Sadiq 27*, 5x4s 50 balls)

AT MIRPUR CRICKET STADIUM, AJK:

LAHORE REGION WHITE (FIRST INNINGS): 247-10 in 52.1 overs: (Mohammad Irfan 54, 9x4s, 1x6, 39 balls, Waqas Ahmed 38*, 4x4s, 3x6s, 15 balls, Usman Salahuddin 36, 5x4s, 70 balls, Mohammad Mohsin 35, 5x4s, 46 balls, Abid Hasan 5-92, Saad Altaf 4-72)

RAWALPINDI REGION (FIRST INNINGS): 65-0 in 13 overs: (Naveed Malik 50*, 10x4s, 36 balls)

AT MULTAN STADIUM, MULTAN:

PTV (FIRST INNINGS): 174-10 in 54.3 overs: (Hasan Raza 86*, 11x4s, 1x6, 120 balls, Adnan Mahmood 22, 3x4s, 35 balls, Ali Khan 22, 3x4s, 56 balls, Umar Gull 5-43, Ammad Butt 3-43)

HBL (FIRST INNINGS): 52-1 in 23 overs: (Salman Afridi 25, 4x4s, 59 balls).