News International – KARACHI: A grueling fight is expected as Federal Areas will take on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the final of the Pakistan Cup National One-day Cricket Championship at the Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad on Sunday (today).

Summary

  • KARACHI: A grueling fight is expected as Federal Areas will take on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the final of the Pakistan Cup National One-day Cricket Championship at the Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad on Sunday (today).
  • Federal Areas, being led by Test discard Kamran Akmal, are in top form as they won all of their four group matches convincingly.
  • Federal Areas will depend on their skipper Kamran and hard-hitting batsman Sohaib Maqsood as both are in terrific touch in the event.
  • In bowling, left-arm pacer Usman Khan Shinwari, the so far leading wicket-taker Waqas Maqsood (13), spinners Saad Nasim and Raza Hasan are among the vital bowling resources for Kamran Akmal.
  • Meanwhile, KP will need another big contribution from Test discard Khurram Manzoor who is the leading runs scorer with 361 which he has scored at a staggering average of 180.5.


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