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Babar Azam makes a majestic record

Babar Azam makes a majestic record

Babar Azam, the captain of Central Punjab, is close to several records and has already achieved many in T20 Cricket. In the ongoing National T20 Cup 2021 being in its first phase at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, CEP are down and dusted with four matches witnessing star-stud performances of Azam.

Being the leading run-scorer of the season with 215 runs at an average of 71.66 and a strike rate of 153.57, he brought up his highest score of 105* on 63 balls versus Northern on Thursday.

He is now the first player in NT20 2021 to slam a hundred. Moreover, Babar has gathered the most number of T20 hundreds as a Pakistani cricketer. No other Pakistani player other than Babar has 6 T20 hundreds. The CEP skipper has taken 185 innings to reach the milestone.

Moreover, only six international players have more T20 hundreds than Azam. The list counts the names of Chris Gayle, Michael Klinger, David Warner, Aaron Finch, Luke Wright, and Brendon McCullum with 22, 8, 8, 8, 7, and 7 T20 hundreds respectively.

Now, he has more T20 hundreds to his name than South Africa’s Ab De Villiers and Kevin Pieterson, India’s Virat Kohli, West Indies’ Kieron Pollard, New Zealand’s Colin Munro, Martin Guptill and Ross Taylor, Australia’s Glenn Maxwell, England’s Jason Roy and Alex Hales, many others.

Moreover, since 2019, no player has scored the most number of T20 centuries than Azam. Furthermore, it must be mentioned that he only needs 121 runs in 8 innings to become the fastest to 7000 T20 runs.

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