33 C
Lahore
Friday, July 30, 2021

Pakistan’s Mohammad Hafeez becomes driving T20I run-scorer in 2020

Must read

Pakistan’s future economic system revolves round secure Afghanistan: Fawad Chaudhry

Fawad Chaudhary addressing a ceremony on the Pak-Afghan media conclave. Photograph: Courtesy Pak Afghan Youth Discussion board/ TwitterPakistan desires peace and a secure authorities...

Sindh govt imposes lockdown until August 8 amid harmful surge in COVID-19 instances

A person carrying a protecting masks walks by a crowd of individuals alongside a makeshift market because the outbreak of the coronavirus illness (COVID-19)...

Coronavirus Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox: CDC inner report

A normal view of the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia September 30, 2014. Photograph: ReutersCDC inner report calls...

Policeman martyred, one other injured in hand grenade assault in Peshawar

A file picture of policemen cordoning of an space One policeman was martyred and one other injured after a hand grenade was thrown at a...

Mohammad Hafeez hit a speedy 50 years, New Zealand versus Pakistan, second T20I, Hamilton, December 20, 2020. Photograph: AFP
  • Hafeez smashed 20 sixes and 36 fours during 2020
  • Hafeez driving T20I run scorer
  • Just 12 runs short to break Shoaib Malik’s unsurpassed score

KARACHI: Mohammad Hafeez, Pakistan cricket crew’s senior all-rounder, finished the schedule year 2020 as the main run-scorer in Twenty20 Internationals with 415 hurries to his credit.

Hafeez outperformed Indian cricketer KL Rahul by only 11 runs when he scored 41 against New Zealand in the third T20I on Tuesday in Napier.

Read our match report for third T20I among Pakistan and New Zealand

The all-rounder is the principal Pakistani since 2013 to complete the year as a main T20I scorer. In those days, Ahmed Shahzad had scored 347 hurries to lead the outlines. In 2017, Babar Azam approached yet West Indies player Evin Lewis was ahead with five additional runs.

Overall, Hafeez has amassed 1,005 stumbles into all types of T20 cricket including associations and worldwide cricket and is among five batsmen to score more than 1,000 T20 runs this year.

Three of those five batsmen are from Pakistan.

Mohammad Hafeez in New Zealand versus Pakistan. Photograph: AFP

Also read: Why did Pakistan lose T20 arrangement against New Zealand?

The 40-year-old previous captain’s batting normal remained over 83 – second best in the year by any batsmen playing at any rate five innings.

Hafeez crushed four half-hundreds of years. No player has scored multiple fifties in the year. The all-rounder crushed 20 sixes and 36 fours consistently – Kamran Khan of Qatar and Quinton de Kock of South Africa scored 22 and 21 sixes while Dawid Malan hit 46 fours.

With 2323 worldwide T20 runs, Mohammad Hafeez is only 12 runs behind Shoaib Malik who is Pakistan’s unequaled driving T20I runs scorers.

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest article

Pakistan’s future economic system revolves round secure Afghanistan: Fawad Chaudhry

Fawad Chaudhary addressing a ceremony on the Pak-Afghan media conclave. Photograph: Courtesy Pak Afghan Youth Discussion board/ TwitterPakistan desires peace and a secure authorities...

Sindh govt imposes lockdown until August 8 amid harmful surge in COVID-19 instances

A person carrying a protecting masks walks by a crowd of individuals alongside a makeshift market because the outbreak of the coronavirus illness (COVID-19)...

Coronavirus Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox: CDC inner report

A normal view of the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia September 30, 2014. Photograph: ReutersCDC inner report calls...

Policeman martyred, one other injured in hand grenade assault in Peshawar

A file picture of policemen cordoning of an space One policeman was martyred and one other injured after a hand grenade was thrown at a...

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West ‘co-parenting efficiently’ after break up

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West have saved the curiosity of their children as their sole focus Kim Kardashian and Kanye...