- Fakhar Zaman scores the second consecutive century in opposition to the Proteas.
- The 31-year-old batsman smashed 101 off 104, hitting 9 fours and smashing 3 sixes to assist Pakistan put up 320/7 within the third ODI at Centurion.
- This was the sixth century of Fakhar Zaman’s ODI profession, one which helped him break cricket legend Zaheer Abbas’s document.
Pakistan’s opening batsman Fakhar Zaman added extra jewels to his crown on Wednesday with a second consecutive century in opposition to South Africa.
The 31-year-old batsman smashed 101 off 104, hitting 9 fours and smashing 3 sixes to assist Pakistan put up 320/7 within the third ODI at Centurion.
This was the sixth century of Fakhar Zaman’s ODI profession that additionally helped him surpass Pakistan’s legend Zaheer Abbas within the listing of gamers with probably the most combination runs after the preliminary 50 innings of his profession.
Fakhar has now 2,262 runs from 50 innings of his profession, probably the most by a Pakistani participant. Zaheer Abbas had scored 2,234 runs on the finish of his fiftieth ODI inning. Babar Azam, one of the vital prolific batsmen round, had scored 2,129 runs at that interval of his profession.
There is just one batsman on this planet who scored extra runs than Fakhar after the primary 50 ODI profession innings and he’s Hashim Amla. The South African had amassed 2,486 runs on the finish of the fiftieth ODI profession inning.
As well as, Fakhar Zaman has additionally achieved one other document alongside along with his opening accomplice, Imam ul Haq, following their stand of 112 in centurion.
This was the fifth century stand by the 2 gamers for opening partnership – probably the most by any opening pair for Pakistan in ODIs.
The pairs of Mohammad Hafeez – Nasir Jamshed and Imran Farhat – Yasir Hameed had scored 4 whereas Aamir Sohail and Saeed Anwar had scored three century partnerships for the primary wicket in ODIs for Pakistan.