- Babar Azam reaches the highest of ICC’s ODI rankings desk.
- Pakistan data second T20I sequence win in South Africa.
- Mohammad Rizwan included in Wisden’s 2021 record of “cricketers of the year”.
The previous week has been an amazing one for Pakistan cricket with the crew registering a number of data and attaining quite a few feats, mentioning the morale of the Males In Inexperienced forward of the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup.
Pakistan capped the South African tour with a T20I sequence win yesterday, after having clinched the ODI sequence earlier this month. This was the second T20I sequence victory in South Africa by the Inexperienced Shirts.
Babar Azam’s ODI rating
In an enormous improvement, Pakistan captain Babar Azam toppled his Indian counterpart Virat Kohli to turn into the world’s top-ranked ODI batsman.
Rizwan’s induction in Wisden’s record
Pakistan’s wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan was included in Wisden’s 2021 record of “cricketers of the year” for his efficiency through the English season final 12 months.
Rizwan was named amongst Dom Sibley, Zak Crawley, Jason Holder and Darren Stevens who’ve been named Wisden Cricketers of the Yr within the 2021 version of the Wisden Almanack.
Fakhar, Shaheen’s rankings
Fakhar Zaman and Shaheen Shah Afridi additionally reached their career-best place within the ICC’s ODI rankings.
Opener Fakhar Zaman is now among the many high 10 ODI batsmen of the world and quick bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi is on the verge of getting into the highest ten for bowlers.
Mohammad Abbas’ hat-trick
Seamer Mohammad Abbas in simply 13 balls claimed 5 wickets — together with a hat-trick — to destroy Middlesex in his second match for Hampshire — an English county crew.
Finest run chase
In defeating South Africa through the third T20I, Pakistan marked their finest run chase — 204 for the lack of a wicket.
Highest first-wicket partnership
Throughout the identical match, Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan hit 197 runs for the primary wicket which is Pakistan’s highest first-wicket partnership within the shortest format of the sport.
It was additionally the very best partnership for any wicket in T20I run chases by any crew.
Highest particular person whole by Pakistani batsman
Babar Azam’s inning, in the identical match, of 122 was the very best particular person whole by a Pakistani batsman in T20Is after Ahmed Shahzad, who had scored 111.