KARACHI: Last edition’s runners-up Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) will lock horns with United Bank Limited (UBL) in the first semi-final of the National One-day Cup for departments here at the NBP Sports Complex on Thursday (today).
Initially both the semi-finals were scheduled to be held on Thursday but the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday decided to hold them on separate days to ensure live telecast of both.
The first semi-final will be supervised by Ahmed Shahab and Khalid Mehmood Senior. Asif Yaqoob will be the television umpire, Aley Haider the reserve umpire and Aleem Moosa the match referee.
The second semi-final, between WAPDA and PTV, will be held at the same venue on Friday (tomorrow). It will be supervised by Asif Yaqoob and Imtiaz Iqbal. Ahmed Shahab will be the television umpire, Tahir Rasheed the reserve umpire and Iftikhar Ahmed the match referee.
The matches will begin at 9:30am. The final will be held here at UBL Sports Complex on January 14. Asif Yaqoob and Khalid Mehmood Senior will supervise the outing. Ahmed Shahab will be the television umpire, Imtiaz Iqbal the reserve umpire and Iftikhar Ahmed the match referee.