Mohammad Rizwan scored 87 in a 158-run opening partnership with Babar Azam as Pakistan chased down a goal of 208 runs with greater than an over to spare towards the West Indies in Karachi.
Rizwan has scored 12 part centuries this yr. (AP Picture)
HIGHLIGHTSRizwan is the primary batter ever to attain over 2000 runs in a yr in T20sRizwan has scored a century and 18 part centuries in T20sHe is the easiest scorer in T20 Internationals with 1326 runs
Mohammad Rizwan has develop into the primary batsman to attain over 2000 runs in a calendar yr in T20 cricket. It is a part of a stellar 2021 for the Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman by which he has scored a century and 18 part centuries within the layout.
Of those, 1326 runs have are available 29 fits for Pakistan at a strike fee of 134.89 and reasonable of 73.66. Rizwan has scored 12 part centuries in T20Is and his simplest century this yr has additionally are available world cricket. He’s the easiest run scorer in T20Is via some margin this yr, with second-placed Babar scoring 939 runs.
Babar and Rizwan submit a partnership of 158 runs as Pakistan chased down a goal of 208 runs towards the West Indies in Karachi on Thursday. It used to be their 6th century stand, which is probably the most via any batsmen in T20Is, going previous India’;s Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul. Babar scored 79 whilst Rizwan made 87. It used to be Babar’s twentieth part century within the layout this yr which is probably the most for any batter in one calendar yr.
This used to be additionally their fourth century stand as a gap pair in T20Is, all of that have come this yr. They’re additionally the one Pakistan openers to have century stands to their names. The stand used to be additionally their second-highest as a couple after their partnership of 197 towards South Africa previous this yr.
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