Karachi Airlines Gymkhana cricket team in Bangladesh in 1992–93

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The Karachi Gymkhana toured Banlgadesh in March–April 1993. They ended the tour unbeaten after winning 4 and tying 1 game. Most of the games, however, were closely contested and there were some exciting finishes.

Scores in brief[edit]

Date Match Result
30 March Mohammedan v Karachi Gymkhana Mohammedan 205/9 (Aminul Islam 79, Al Sahariar 62) Karachi Gymkhana 209/3 (Kaiser 51, Aamer Hanif 47) Gymkhana wins by 7 wickets
1 April BCCB XI V Karachi Gymkhana Gymkhana 237/8( Aamer Hanif 106, Joydev 3/29) BCCB 213 (Faruk Ahmed 55, Harunur Rashid Liton 45, Ashraf 3/22) Gymkhana wins by 24 runs
2 April Abahani v Karachi Gymkhana Karchi Gymkhana 203 (Javed 75, Aamer Hanif 42, Efee 3/43 Abahani 202/7 (Jahangir Alam 65, Faruk Ahmed 52, Akram Khan 32*) Gymkhana wins by 1 run
4 April Bangladesh (U-25) v Karachi Gymkhana Karachi Gymkhana 230 (Rizwan-uz-Zaman 52, Sadiq 51, Salahuddin 3/39) Bangladesh (U-25) 210 (Al Sahariar 51, Jahangir Alam 43, Zahid 4/51 Gymkhana wins by 20 runs
6 April (Day-Night Match) Navana XI V Karachi Gymkhana Karchi Gymkhana 249/6 (Kaiser 100, Rizwan-uz-Zaman 76, Al Sahariar 3/47) Navana Xi 249/9 match Tied

Unlike the previous touring teams from India & Pakistan, the Karchi Gymkhana side took the games very seriously, and it is well reflected in the results. They, however had to work hard to most of their. They were specially lucky against Abahani. Needing only 3 runs from the last over, Abahani batsman, Akram Khan miscalculated the things, and took a single of the 1st devlivery, exposing tailender Anisur Rahman to the bowling. Anis failed to score a single run, and Abahnai lost the game by just 1 run. [1]


  1. ^ Hasan Babli. "Antorjartik Crickete Bangladesh". Khelar Bhuban Prakashani, November, 1994.