Khyber Pakhtunkhwa lift the National T20 Cup for First XI teams against Southern Punjab in a well-contested final played at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi.
National T20 Cup 2020-21
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa lifted the National T20 Cup 2020 for First XI teams against Southern Punjab in a well-contested final played at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa recorded a 10-run win as their bowlers successfully defended a 206-run score.
The National T20 Cup is a Pakistani domestic tournament played between 6 teams, the first season of which was played in 2005.
Pakistan’s best T20 cricketers were back in action as the much-awaited National T20 Cup First XI tournament kicked off on 30th September at the Multan Cricket Stadium.
The 33-match tournament, was broadcast live in its entirety in High Definition on PTV Sports.
The tournament was played in two phases: the first one running from 30 September to 6 October in Multan and the second phase staged from 9-18 October in Rawalpindi.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced nearly Rs9 million prize money for the National T20 Cup First XI.The winning team, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa earned Rs5 million prize money. The runner-up, Southern Punjab received Rs2.5 million, while Rs400,000 was shared equally between the tournament’s top performers, which include player of the tournament, best batsman of the tournament, best bowler of the tournament and the best wicket-keeper of the tournament. The man of the match of every fixture got Rs25,000 each while the star performer of the grand finale was rewarded with Rs35,000.
National T20 Cup 2020-21 Points Table:
|Teams||Match Played||Won||Lost||Points||Net Run Rate|
National T20 Cup 2020 schedule & Results:
First leg, Multan Cricket Stadium,Multan:
|1st ||30-09-2020||Northern vs Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ||Northern won by 79 runs|
|2nd||30-09-2020||Central Punjab vs Southern Punjab ||Central Punjab won by 7 wickets|
|3rd ||01-10-2020||Balochistan vs Sindh ||Balochistan won by 2 runs|
|4th ||01-10-2020||Northern vs Southern Punjab ||Northern won by 27 runs|
|5th||02-10-2020||Balochistan vs Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa won by 8 wickets|
|6th||02-10-2020||Central Punjab vs Sindh ||Sindh won by 7 wickets|
|7th||03-10-2020||Northern vs Central Punjab||Northern won by 35 runs|
|8th||03-10-2020||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Southern Punjab||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa won by 6 runs|
|9th ||04-10-2020||Balochistan vs Southern Punjab ||Balochistan won by 16 runs|
|10th||04-10-2020||Northern vs Sindh ||Northern won by 13 runs|
|11th||05-10-2020 ||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Sindh ||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa won by 8 wickets|
|12th||12 05-10-2020||Balochistan vs Central Punjab ||Balochistan won by 3 runs|
|13th||06-10-2020 || Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Central Punjab ||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa won by 29 runs|
|14 ||06-10-2020 || Balochistan vs Northern ||Northern won by 7 wickets|
Second leg, Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi:
|15||09-10-2020||Northern vs Central Punjab ||Central Punjab won by 8 wickets|
|16||09-10-2020||Sindh vs Southern Punjab||Southern Punjab won by 2 wickets|
|17||10-10-2020|| Balochistan vs Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ||Balochistan won by 6 wickets|
|18 ||10-10-2020||Central Punjab vs Sindh ||Sindh won by 3 wickets|
|19||11-10-2020|| Northern vs Southern Punjab ||Northern won by 5 runs|
|20||11-10-2020 || Balochistan vs Sindh || Sindh won 4 wickets|
|21||12-10-2020||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Southern Punjab ||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa won by 73 runs|
|22 ||12-10-2020||Balochistan vs Central Punjab ||Central Punjab won by 9 wickets|
|23 ||13-10-2020|| Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Sindh ||Sindh won by 2 wickets|
|24||13-10-2020||Central Punjab vs Southern Punjab ||Southern Punjab won by 3 runs|
|25 ||14-10-2020||Northern vs Sindh ||Sindh won by 25 runs|
|26||14-10-2020||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Central Punjab ||Central Punjab won by 3 runs|
|27||15-10-2020 ||Balochistan vs Northern ||Northern won by 39 runs|
|28 ||15-10-2020 ||Sindh vs Southern Punjab ||Southern Punjab won by 70 runs|
|29||16-10-2020 ||Northern vs Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ||Northern won by 11 runs|
|30||16-10-2020||Balochistan vs Southern Punjab ||Southern Punjab won by 7 wickets|
|31||17-10-2020||Semi Final 1 - Northern vs Southern Punjab||Southern Punjab won by 7 wickets|
|32||17-10-2020||Semi Final 2 - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Sindh||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa won by 8 wickets|
|33||FINAL-Khyber Pakhtunkhwa vs Southern Punjab||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa won by 10 runs!|