Stone House Real Estate Dubai Hawks beat Sheikh Ul Alam Cricket club (SACC) by 48 runs. SHR Dubai Hawks batting first score 156 runs . SACC put a good opening spell with some great fielding managed to get 3 early break-through. Mahfooz Illahi was bowled in the second over of the innings by a great in-swing delivery by Danish.
Captain Ovais and iffi were run outs which put pressure on DH side. A steady partnership of Younis Lala & Muneer managed to get score pass 150 mark for Dubai hawks.
Dubai Hawks managed to get 156 on board which was a good told on a slow out field track.
SACC has a good start with batting they scored 30 runs for the opening stand with 18 runs scored in the first over. SACC lost the plot after Muzamil Hayat was caught at third-man with a good short pitch delivery by Muneer.
Imad and lala were introduced in the attack after 4 over in progress which changed the course of match. Imad bowled a tight two overs after which Younish lala bowled an electrifying spell and took Hatrick demolishing the middle order of SACC. Adil Lanker Managed to save the one end scoring 47 runs by was caught in Deep Mid off of Zubair shah Bowling.
Younis Lala took 4 wickets and scored 38 runs calming man of the match award. This was Sheikh al alams second consecutive loss to Stone House Dubai Hawks.
Moin Qazi owner Stone House Real Estate and Sponsor Dubai Hawks said , i was having an eye on this match and wanted to the win & its was like having sweets after a good meal adding flavor to supper ,was winning this important contest. The beauty of this contest is the history both teams have and the excitement increases with the rivalry. Our team has made a good start before entering the all important DAT20 blast.