(MENAFN - Arab News) Jeddah: islamic development bank group will clash with al-rajhi aviation in the final of the inter-institutions cricket tournament sponsored by gbest being held at the bank's green lawn ground here.
in a must win situation host idb got the better of etihad airlines by 20 runs.
idb batted first and put on board 137 runs for the loss of 6 wickets off 11.4 overs.
abdul rauf janjonia showed the way and scored a blistering knock of 53 runs which came off 22 balls. mohammed shoib (16) riyaz muzamil (13) and irfan baig (10) laid the foundation for a big score. sarfaraz was the most successful bowler with 3 wickets.
in reply etihad managed 107 runs. sajid (36) and shahid (25) tried to make a fight of it. none of the batsmen were able to face the rival bowling attack led by all-rounder abdul rauf janjonia who showed off his bowling skills as as he ripped through the etihad top order with 4 wickets. man-of-the-match: abdul rauf janjonia.