Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan, on Thursday, September 22, pummelled England bowlers as Pakistan won the second T20I by 10 wickets at the National Stadium in Karachi.
The duo put on an unbeaten 203-run partnership and helped Pakistan chase down 200 with three balls to spare. Babar and Rizwan set the highest partnership ever in a run-chase in T20Is. They surpassed their own record of 197 that they put on against South Africa back in 2021.
Babar & Rizwan: Surpassed Dhawan, and Rohit to set a new partnership record in T20Is
Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan set the highest partnership ever in a run-chase in T20Is. They surpassed their own record of 197 that they put on against South Africa back in 2021. Babar and Rizwan, now have the highest runs in partnership for any wicket in T20Is. The duo currently has 1929 runs from 36 innings at an average of 56.73 with seven century and six half-century stands. The Pakistan pair surpassed the Indian pair of Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma, who have scored 1743 runs from 52 innings at an average of 33.51, during their stunning partnership
The star batsmen of Pakistan team achieved the milestone while playing against England in second game of the seventh-match T20I series at the National Stadium in Karachi.
Pakistan started the seven-match series against England with a six-wicket defeat on Tuesday. However, the Men in Green have made a strong comeback to draw level in the series.