New Delhi: Pakistan captain Babar Azam has once again registered his name in the record book. He is often compared to Virat Kohli, now Babar has left the captain of Team India.
Fastest 2000 runs in T20I
Babar Azam has become the fastest batsman to complete 2000 runs in T20 International cricket. He achieved this milestone in just 52 innings. While Virat Kohli played 56 innings to touch this figure.
Babar Azam becomes the fastest batsman to 2000 T20I runs
– ICC (@ICC) April 25, 2021
Top batsmen to complete 2000 runs fastest in T20I
Babar Azam – 52 innings (Pakistan)
Virat Kohli – 56 innings (India)
Aaron Finch – 62 innings (Australia)
Brandon McCullum – 66 innings (New Zealand)
Martin Guptill – 68 innings (New Zealand)
Babar’s bat against Zimbabwe
Babar Azam played a brilliant innings of 52 runs in 46 balls in the third T20 International of the series played against Zimbabwe in Harare. During this, he hit 5 fours. Thanks to this innings, Pakistan scored 165 runs after losing 3 wickets in 20 overs.
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Babar has beaten Virat in ODI ranking
Babar Azam has recently become the number-1 batsman in the ICC ODI Rankings. In this case, he has defeated Virat Kohli, who was on top since October 2017. Kohli held the first position in the 50-over format for 1,258 days.