After opting to bat vs Namibia, Pakistan batters put up 189 runs on the board for the loss of two wickets in their team’s fourth match of the ongoing T20 World Cup on Tuesday in Abu Dhabi. Babar Azam (70) and Mohammad Rizwan (79*) were the top batters yet again for Pakistan as they added 113 runs for the first wicket.
Muhammad Rizwan declared as the Man of the Match.
Later when Babar got out, Mohammad Hafeez played a quickfire knock of 32 runs that guided Pakistan to a good finish. Rizwan smashed 24 runs in the final over bowled by JJ Smit. Pakistan are unbeaten till now in the tournament as they defeated India, New Zealand, and Afghanistan in their first three matches. However, their last game against Afghanistan was a close one where Asif Ali smashed four sixes in the penultimate over of the match. Pakistan won this clash and is the first team to book their spot in the semifinals