T20 World Cup 2021: Fakhar Zaman scored 55 not out against Australia in the semi-final. (Fakhar Zaman Instagram)
T20 World Cup 2021: Fakhar Zaman scored an unbeaten half-century in the second semi-final of the T20 World Cup. He scored 55 runs. Earlier, he had scored more than 50 runs in the semi-finals and final of the 2017 Champions Trophy. Pakistan has given a target of 177 runs to Australia (Pakistan vs Australia).
Dubai. Fakhar Zaman has put Pakistan in a strong position by playing a brilliant innings in the T20 World Cup. He scored 55 not out in the second semi-final of the tournament (T20 World Cup 2021). Playing first (Pakistan vs Australia), Pakistan has scored a struggling score of 176 for 4 wickets. Apart from this, Mohammad Rizwan also played a brilliant innings of 69 runs. Pakistan’s team has reached the semi-finals for the record 5th time.
Fakhar Zaman did not find a place in the 15-member team announced by the PCB. Later, he was included in the team under the pressure of captain Babar Azam and other former players. He scored 55 not out off 32 balls in the semi-final. Hit 3 fours and 4 sixes. That is, he scored 38 runs from the boundary. He hit 2 sixes in the last over off Mitchell Starc. Earlier, he led the team to victory by scoring a half-century in the semi-finals of the 2017 Champions Trophy and a century against India in the final. That is, he scored more than 50 runs in the third consecutive match of the ICC tournament knockout round.