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No Pakistani T20I captain can break Inzamam ul Haq’s record, read why?

No Pakistani T20I captain can break Inzamam ul Haq's record, read why?
No Pakistani T20I captain can break Inzamam ul Haq’s record, read why?. Image: Cricket Country

As the three-match T20I series against South Africa ended in Pakistan’s favor, they have become the only Test-playing nation to declare 100 wins in the twenty-twenty format.

Playing a total of 163 matches, the men in green have a ton of victories losing 61 and two being tied in Sarafarz’s era. If one discusses the captain’s tenure, Inzamam ul Haq led Pakistan in only a single T20I and managed to win.

Hence, he makes a 100% winning rate in T20Is as the skipper. It is a record that no Pakistani T20I skipper can break. After him, Sarfaraz remains the most successful T20I skipper.

Notably, he led the side to the ICC number 1 ranked T20I side with 11 consecutive wins. However, let us see the two charts denoting the most number of T20I wins by test playing nations topped by Pakistan and list of Pakistani T20I skippers record respectively.

No Pakistani T20I captain can break Inzamam ul Haq’s record, read why?

Most T20I wins by the Test playing nations:

Team Played Won Lost
Pakistan 163 100 61
India 137 88 45
South Africa 127 72 54
Australia 131 69 59
England 126 66 55
New Zealand 137 66 67
Sri Lanka 128 60 66
West Indies 127 56 65
Afghanistan 81 55 26
Ireland 98 42 48
Bangladesh 96 32 62
Zimbabwe 79 20 59

Here is the captaincy record for Pakistan T20I captains:

Captains and span Matches Won Lost Tied Win %
Inzamam ul Haq 2006 1 1 0 0 100.00
Younis Khan 2007-2009 8 5 3 0 62.50
Shoaib Malik 2007-2019 20 13 6 1 67.50
Misbah ul Haq 2009-2012 8 6 2 0 75.00
Shahid Afridi 2009-2016 43 19 23 1 45.34
Mohammad Hafeez 2012-2014 29 17 11 1 60.34
Sarfaraz Ahmed 2016-2019 37 29 8 0 78.37
Babar Azam 2019-continue 14 8 4 0 66.66
Shadab Khan 2020 3 1 2 0 33.33

Also, see:

Pak vs SA: Pakistan registered a milestone, read here

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