Dubai. Babar Azam has got relief news before the semi-final match of T20 World Cup. Wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Rizwan and senior player Shoaib Malik have been declared fit. Both the players did not practice on Wednesday due to flu. Not only this, the Kovid-19 test of the entire team was also done. Although all the reports came negative. After some time in the second semi-final of the tournament (T20 World Cup 2021), Pakistan will face Australia (Pakistan vs Australia). New Zealand’s team has reached the final. He defeated England (England vs New Zealand) by 5 wickets in the first semi-final.
According to the news of Geo News, Mohammad Rizwan and Shaeb Malik have been declared fit for the match by the medical team. Rizwan has performed brilliantly in T20 International in 2021. He has scored 966 runs in 19 innings at an average of 88. That is, he is scoring 88 runs in every match. Has scored one century and 9 half-centuries. During this his strike rate has been 137. This is the best performance by a batsman in a calendar year of T20 Internationals. In such a situation, the Australian team will have to work hard. 29-year-old Rizwan has scored 3705 runs in 160 T20 matches at an average of 39. He has scored one century and 26 half-centuries.
Great performance by Rizwan and Malik
In the current T20 World Cup, the Pakistan team has not lost a single match and has won all 5 matches. Rizwan has scored 214 runs in 5 matches at an average of 71. 2 half-centuries are also scored. Shoaib Malik has scored 99 runs in 3 innings at an average of 99. He sent a warning to the opposing teams by scoring an unbeaten 54 off 18 balls against Scotland in the last match. Apart from this, captain Babar Azam himself is running in excellent form. He has scored half-centuries in 4 out of 5 matches. The team has scored 264 runs at an average of 66.
Pakistan’s team has reached the semi-finals for the record 5th time. The team also won the T20 World Cup title in 2009. In such a situation, Babar Azam would like to end the team’s 12-year wait. On the other hand, Australia’s team may have won the ODI World Cup title 5 times. But the team has not yet won the T20 World Cup title. In such a situation, Captain Aaron Finch would like to prove himself.