Pakistan‘s skipper, Babar Azam has given a shut-up call to his critics blooming in the Pak vs Eng 3rd ODI after failing to meet the expectations in the first two encounters.
Babar exploded a remarkable knock of 158 runs on 139 balls that brought a list of extravagant records for the batter. Notably, he was bashed generously on social forums after he failed to tackle the obstacles, that too with the series loss.
However, his mind-blowing knock has gone in vain too after England have whitewashed Pakistan in a three-match ODI series, an incident that has happened for the first time in Pakistan Cricket versus the three lions alongside listing the highest-ever successful run chase at Edgbaston.
Pak vs Eng 3rd ODI: Records brought up by Babar Azam
Azam, who was got on a two-ball duck and adding 19 off 15 balls, suffered a hefty loss with co in two ODIs versus second-string English men. He later stepped in the ground to dignify avoiding the series loss however, it does not work in visitors’ favor despite thrashing English bowlers.
He has become the fastest batsman to complete 14 ODI hundreds taking only 81 innings. Meg Lanning, Hashim Amla, David Warner, and Virat Kohli are next in the lane to achieve fate in 82, 84, 98, and 103 innings respectively.
Not only this, Azam has registered his career’s best runs alongside becoming the only Pakistani skipper to score 128 runs at once against any team and against England too. Not only the Pakistani skipper, but he has also scored most runs versus England by any intl captain.
Here is the excerpt to his records:
- Highest ODI score for Pakistan vs England
- Highest ODI score by a Pakistan captain
- Highest ODI score by a Pakistan captain vs England
- Highest ODI score by any captain against England
- Fastest to 14 ODI centuries by a number of innings
- Joint most hundreds as the skipper