CENTURION: Mohammad Rizwan said Babar Azam played one of the exciting innings of his career and it made him very happy.
Speaking in a post-match interview, Rizwan shared that his feeling after Babar scored century was just like he scored that one. “Apni century se ziada Babar ki century par khushi hui. Jis tarah maina helmet utara mujhe laga maina kia ha [Babar’s century made me more happier than the one I scored earlier. The way I took off my helmet it felt like I scored that one],” Rizwan said.
Rizwan said they took lead in the T20I series and it gave them immense confidence ahead of the last match. “This lead will help us play strongly in the upcoming match. We want people to pray for us that we win this series and finish the tour on high,” he added.
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It must be noted here that Pakistan beat South Africa by nine wickets in third T20I to take 2-1 lead in the series. Babar and Rizwan scored record-breaking 197-runs partnership to drive Pakistan to a record run-chase.