Babar Azam Creates History in National T20 Cup 2021
With many records and accolades to his name, Pakistan’s All Format Skipper, Babar Azam never fails to impress the fans again and again. During the ongoing National T20 Cup 2021, Babar Azam registered his first century of this season. In match 11, Central Punjab locked horns with Northern at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium. Babar Azam smashed 105(63)* and guided Central Punjab to 200.
This was the first 200 team total of this year’s National T20 Cup. This was Babar Azam’s sixth T20 Century, which is the most by a Pakistani batsmen. Following is the list of Pakistani batsmen with most T20 Hundreds:
Babar Azam has 6 T20 hundreds in 185 T20 Innings. One of his six centuries is in International Cricket, which came against South Africa earlier this year.
Ahmad Shahzad / Kamran Akmal:
Both Ahmad and Kamran are Babar Azam’s teammates in National T20 Cup 2021. Both the Central Punjab batsmen have 5 T20 hundreds, and both have second most No of centuries by a Pakistani batsman in T20 Cricket. Ahmad has 5 centuries in 221 innings, while Kamran Akmal has 5 centuries in 263 matches.
The domestic cricket veteran of Pakistan, Khurram Manzoor has 4 centuries in T20 cricket, none of which is in International Cricket. Khurram Manzoor has 4 hundred in 118 games. He is also the all time highest run scorer in National T20 Cup history.
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