Babar Azam receives heat needs from Ali Zafar on ‘changing into #1 ODI batsman on the earth’
Babar Azam has been receiving reward from loads of quarters throughout Pakistan’s latest ODI tour to South Africa. Not solely did the workforce win the ODI collection however skipper Babar Azam led from the entrance, taking part in spectacular innings in two out of the three matches.
Singer and actor Ali Zafar took to social media to congratulate the Pakistani skipper for changing into the number one batsman on the earth.
As per a tweet on Thursday by cricket statistician and journalist Mazher Arshad, Azam wanted 70 or extra runs within the closing ODI in opposition to South Africa to dethrone Kohli from the highest spot.
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) April 9, 2021
Within the third ODI, the Pakistan captain did what was required to not simply dethrone Kohli but additionally assist his workforce hand a formidable complete to South Africa.
Within the match, Babar missed out on a ton as his inning helped Pakistan propel to 320-7 of their allotted 50 overs.
Babar was simply six runs in need of scoring his 14th ODI century and misplaced his wicket on the final ball. He had scored 94 from 62 balls, hammering three sixes and 7 fours.
As quickly as Babar’s innings ended, social media customers began celebrating his feat.
Nonetheless, the ICC, cricket’s world governing physique, is but to launch the brand new rankings of ODI gamers. It’s anticipated that Babar could have a lead of 1 level over Kohli within the newest rankings.