The ICC rankings were just updated this morning and Babar Azam officially dethroned Virat Kohli to become the No.1 ODI batsman in the world. Achieving this massive feat today Babar Azam wasn’t just done here.
Babar’s maiden T20I 100!
In the third T20I fixture against South Africa Babar Azam scored his maiden T20I 100 today and that too in some style!! His 100 came off just 49 runs and he finished at 122 runs off 59 balls with 15 fours and 4 sixes in his innings at a strike rate of 200+!!! This is now the highest individual score by any Pakistani in T20Is.
Babar and Rizwan
Babar and Rizwan’s 193 run opening stand is Pakistan’s highest 1st wicket partnership in T20Is with Rizwan scoring an unbeaten 73 off 47 with 5 fours and 2 sixes.
Chasing 204 successfully Pakistan have registered this as their highest successful chase in the shortest format that too with loss of just one wicket.