Babar Azam credits team for 17 T20s wins in calendar year

Praises Bangladeshi fans for supporting Pakistani team

By: News Desk      Published: 02:33 PM, 23 Nov, 2021
Babar Azam credits team for 17 T20s wins in calendar year
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Pakistan Cricket Team skipper Babar Azam reviewing Pakistan-Bangladesh T20 series in which Babar-XI whitewashed the home side remarked that Bangladeshi fans really supported the green shirts and the team enjoyed playing at Dhaka National Cricket Stadium, reported 24NewsHD TV channel. 

PCB on Tuesday released a video of Captain Babar Azam in which the skipper said he was overwhelmed and happy over victories in 17 matches in a calendar year. He gave credit to the team for 17 victories in T20 games. 

He further said the team missed a lot the crowd in stadium in corona days. 

Bazar added, “Khushdil Shah, Fakhar Zaman and Muhammad Nawaz performed well in the recent matches.”

Skipper Babar Azam vowed to continue the green shirts outstanding performance in the Test series against Bangladesh as well. 

First Test of the two-match series will be played on Nov 26 (Friday) of Bangladeshi coastal city of Chattagram aka Chittagong. 

T20 SERIES SUMMARY

Pakistan beat Bangladesh by five wickets in the Twenty20 International to complete a 3-0 sweep in a three-match series in Dhaka on Monday.

Set 125 to win, Mohammad Nawaz sealed the contest with a boundary off the final delivery at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.

Bangladesh skipper Mahmudullah Riyad (3-10) claimed three wickets in the final over. Haider Ali top-scored with 45 off 38 balls.

Mohammad Wasim (2-15) and Usman Qadir (2-35) earlier claimed two wickets each for Pakistan.

Opener Mohammad Naim top-scored with 47 off 50 balls for Bangladesh while Shamim Hossain and Afif Hossain added 22 and 20 runs respectively.

Pakistan won the first two matches by four wickets and eight wickets respectively.