Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Rameez Raja praised Babar Azam for his achievements.AFP
Pakistani captain Babar Azam He continued his impressive form in international cricket with a century in the first ODI against the West Indies in Multan on Wednesday. Babar also set several records as Pakistan took a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Babar, after scoring 103 runs, became the fastest batsman to score 1000 ODI runs as captain, surpassing the former Indian captain. Virat Kohli While Kohli took 17 innings to reach the 1000-run milestone in the list, Babar did the same in just 13 innings.
In addition, Babar scored his third consecutive ODI century, becoming the first player to do so twice in the 50-over format.
Chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board on Twitter Rameez Raja Appreciating Babar for his achievements, he said that the 27-year-old has once again proved why he is the best batsman in the formats.
Rameez also praised the left-handed batsman. خوشدل شاہHe played a fast innings of 41 runs off just 23 balls and crossed Pakistan from the final line.
“A great game. Babar reached the century and showed once again why he is the best batsman of all formats in the world and why Khushdal has been renamed as Dilkhsh !! Thank you so much fans and make it a great day. Long live Multan, “Raja tweeted.
A great game. Walking on the century, Babar once again showed why he is the best batsman of all formats in the world and why Khushdal was renamed as Dilkhsh !! Many thanks to all the fans in the stadium for enduring the heat and making it a great day. Long live Multan!
– Rameez Raja (iramizraja) June 9, 2022
After choosing to bat, West Indies scored 305 for 8 on the back Shy Hope127-run innings
In reply, Pakistan chased down the target with four balls to spare.
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