Kandahar Knights, Nangarhar Leopards win APL matches against Paktia, Balkh
By Khaama Press - Thu Oct 18 2018, 12:13 pm
The Kandahar Knights and Nangarhar Leopards cricket teams defeated their rivals Paktia Panthers and Balkh Legends during the 17th and 18th games of the Afghan Premier League (Gulbahar Twenty20 League) on Wednesday.
The Balkh Legends set a target of 134 runs during the 17th game of the league by losing 7 wickets in 20 overs.
In response, the Nangarhar Leopards managed to chase the given target during the 18th over of the game by losing four wickets only.
In the 18th match of the Afghan Premier League, Paktia Panthers scored 167 runs from 20 overs by losing their 7 wickets.
However, the Kandahar Knights team managed to chase the given target during the 20th over the game by losing 6 wickets.
The 16th match of the Afghan Premier League was played between Kandahar Knights and Kabul Zwanan on Tuesday. The Kabul Zwanan team had defeated Kandahar Knights by four wickets.