Fakhar set to break into Top 10 ODI batsmen: Pakistan cricket team opener Fakhar Zaman knocked his sixth ODI heap, his 2nd in a row on Wednesday while playing against South Africa at Centurion.
The left-hand batsman played an ODI knock for the ages against South Africa in Johannesburg recently Sunday, where he racked up 193 runs in 155 balls before being gone out in the last over: breaking the record for the greatest rating in an ODI innings when batting secondly.
His efficiency catapulted him as much as 7 locations to the 12th in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s ODI Gamer Rankings for batsmen.
His 2nd back-to-back heap implies nay help him break into Top 10 ODI batsmen in the iCC rankings. Earlier, Fakhar single-handedly took Pakistan past Proteas’ overall of 341 runs in the 2nd ODI as well as developed a number of globe documents.
Fakhar holds the record for the highest specific rating in ODIs while chasing, beating Shane Watson’s 185, which came versus Bangladesh in 2011.
The Pakistan opener’s 193 is likewise the second-highest ODI score against South Africa, behind Sachin Tendulkar’s 200 * in 2010. With 2 150-plus ratings in ODI cricket for Zaman, the first Pakistan player with numerous such ratings in this style.
His 193 versus South Africa is the third highest ODI rating for Pakistan. Zaman scored 132 runs in borders alone, one of the most in an ODI innings for Pakistan, going beyond the 126 limit runs during his 210 * versus Zimbabwe in 2018.