Pakistan vs England 2nd T20I Babar Azam Century Mohammad Rizwan Half Century PAK vs ENG

Pakistan cricket team has leveled 1-1 in the seven-match home T20 International series against England. Pakistan had a target of 200 runs in the match played at the Karachi National Stadium and captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan together gave the hosts a memorable 10-wicket victory. With this innings, both of them also sidelined the criticism about the slow strike rate. Babar scored 110 not out while Rizwan scored 88 not out. This is Babar Azam’s second century in international cricket.

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England won the toss and decided to bat first. In 20 overs, the English team scored 199 runs for five wickets. Ben Duckett scored 43 runs off 22 balls, while skipper Moeen Ali scored 55 not out off 23 balls. Apart from these two, Harry Brooks scored 31 runs in 19 balls. Shahnawaz Dahani and Haris Rauf took two wickets each for Pakistan.

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In reply, the Pakistan captain and Rizwan together achieved the target in 19.3 overs. Babar Azam also crossed the 8000 runs mark in T20 cricket during this match. Apart from this, Babar has become the first batsman from Pakistan, who has scored two centuries in T20 International. Babar was adjudged man of the match.

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