Nihal, Raheel tons powers SBP to 378-7 in Patrons Trophy

KARACHI: The batting duo Nihal Mansoor and Raheel Majeed hit centuries as Pakistan Television (PTV) raced to 378 for the loss of seven wickets in their first innings in their Patrons Cricket Grade-II third round match against Pakistan Customs at UBL Sports Complex Ground on Friday.

Nihal hits 15 fours in his 105 while opener Raheel Majeed clubbed 17 boundaries and one six in his aggressive 101 off 120 balls. Medium pacer Saif Ali Khan bowled in difficult circumstances taking five wickets for 45 runs in 16 overs to stop the rout. By close of play on the first-day, Customs were 13 for the loss of one wicket in seven overs.

Summarized scores: PTV 378-7 in 83 overs (Nehal Mansoor 105, Raheel Majeed 101, Rehan Afridi 45, Zeeshan Malik 41, Naeem Anjum 34 not out Saif Ali Ghori 5- 45) Customs 13-1.