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Pak vs Zim Test series: Which records have been made by Babar and co?

Pak vs Zim Test series: Which records have been made by Babar and co?

Pak vs Zim Test series: Which records have been made by Babar and co?

Pak vs Zim: Pakistan are now down and dusted with tours of South Africa and Zimbabwe as they fronted Zimbabwe in the deciding red-ball match, 2nd Test to fold up the series. The contemporary tours have been extraordinary for the men in green looping all with the triumphs.

As Pak vs Zim Test series commenced and got coiled up, the men in green have come up with multiple bountiful team and individual records. The visitors have beaten the hosts by an inning and 147 runs in Pak bs Zim 2nd Test. This heavy margin defeats in two games have costed Zimbabwe as they never have lost versus Pakistan with an inning or more in the format.

Pak vs Zim Test series: Which records have been made by Babar and co?

Consequently, Pakistan have manifested their fifth-biggest Test win. If we look at the data, the team has earlier won by the more spacious margins of; innings & 324 runs, innings & 264 runs, innings & 188 runs, innings & 166 under Waqar Younis, Waqar Younis, Javed Miandad, and Intekhab Alam respectively in 2001-02, 2001-02, 1978-89, and 1972-73.

Before fronting Zimbabwe, Pakistan had won two Tests versus South Africa. Hence, consolidating those two tests, the men in green have now triumphed four back-to-back red-ball matches. It makes Babar Azam the only Pakistani skipper to do so.

Other than this, it has befallen for the first time in Pakistan’s Test cricket history that three bowlers have taken five-wicket hauls in a single game. Also, the two left-arm bowlers have picked the ten wickets in a single game for the second time in Test cricket history and the first time in Pakistan’s Test cricket history.

Hasan Ali’s performance has been tremendous so far as he grasped a five-wicket haul in Zimbabwe’s first inning. It grants him his red-ball career’s best stats. Whilst the second inning continued, he delivered 10 overs with an economy of 0.90.

Apart from Hasan, Nauman Ali and Shaheen Shah Afridi concluded with five-wicket hauls to end the match in Pakistan’s souvenir.

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