Pakistan Win ACC Men’s Emerging Cup by 128 Runs Against India

Pakistan Win ACC Men’s Emerging Cup by 128 Runs Against India

Pakistan Shaheens, led by Mohammad Haris, showcased their remarkable talent and unity, securing a commanding 128-run victory against India A in ACC Men’s Emerging Cup final held today.

The Shaheens displayed exceptional batting prowess, setting an imposing target of 352 runs for the loss of eight wickets in their allotted 50 overs.

Tayyab Tahir emerged as the star of the match, smashing an impressive 108 runs, supported by Saim Ayub with 59 runs and Sahibzada Farhan contributing 69 runs.

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Pakistan’s outstanding performance led them to outclass India A, who were bowled out for 224 runs in a mere 40 overs.

The victory marks Pakistan’s second triumph in the ACC Men’s Emerging Cup, having previously lifted the coveted trophy in the 2019 edition after defeating Bangladesh.

Among the bowlers, Sufiyan Muqeem stood out with three crucial wickets, while Arshad Iqbal, Mehran Mumtaz, and Mohammad Wasim chipped in with two wickets each, showcasing a formidable bowling attack.

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Despite Abhishek Sharma’s valiant effort, scoring 61 runs, it proved insufficient to overcome Pakistan’s dominant performance. Rajvardhan Hangargekar and Riyan Parag also contributed with two wickets each, but they could not turn the tide in India’s favor.

The exceptional display by Tayyab Tahir earned him the well-deserved “Player of the Match” title for his pivotal role in guiding Pakistan to victory.

Pakistan’s outstanding victory and the team’s brilliant performance have undoubtedly left a lasting impression on cricket enthusiasts worldwide, further establishing their position as a rising force in the world of cricket.

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