Zimbabwe’s first win in T20 International against Pakistan
Zimbabwe beat Pakistan by 19 runs in the second T20 match played in Harare to tie the series 1-1.
This is his first victory in the T20 format against Pakistan.
Zimbabwe have given Pakistan a target of 119 runs in 20 overs to win. But Pakistani batsmen got out one after another in pursuit of this easy target.
Babar Azam scored 41, Danish Aziz 22 and Mohammad Rizwan 13 runs for Pakistan.
Apart from him, no other Pakistani batsman could enter the double figure.
For Zimbabwe, Luke Jongwe got four wickets and Ryan Burrell got two wickets.
Muhammad Rizwan was the first Pakistani batsman to be dismissed. He was caught by Luke Jongwe for 13 runs.
Fakhr Zaman, who came for one-down batting after him, could not do much and was caught by Ryan Burrell after scoring only two runs.
Mohammad Hafeez could not show any special performance in this match and scored five runs and became the target of Ryan Burrell.
Mohammad Rizwan scored 13 runs and was caught by Luke Jongwe. (Photo: AFP)
The fourth loss to Pakistan was the wicket of Babar Azam, who was caught for 41 runs.
While Asif Ali’s failures continue. He made a run and got out on the ball of Richard Nigarwa.
Fahim Ashraf, who came after him, managed to score only two runs and was caught by Blessing Mazharbani.
After that Danish Aziz was also run out, he scored 22 runs.
Pakistan’s last three wickets fell just seven runs apart. Usman Qadir was run out. While Haris Rauf and Arshad Iqbal were dismissed by Luke Jongue.
Before Zimbabwe’s innings, Zimbabwe’s Brendon Taylor and Tanashe Kuman Hakamwe started the innings cautiously but Taylor made only five runs and fell victim to Faheem Ashraf.