Fakhar Zaman’s career-best helps Pakistan clinch T20I tri-series title

0
12
Loading...
By: Sports Desk |
Published: July 8, 2018 6:02:32 pm


Pakistan beat Australia in the final at the Harare Sports Club, in Harare on Sunday. (Source: AP)

Fakhar Zaman’s career-best 91 spurred Pakistan to victory over Australia in the finals of the T20I tri-series in Harare on Sunday. This is also Pakistan’s first win over Australia in a tournament final after 28 years, with their last win coming way back in 1990. Chasing a stiff target of 184 on a surface which offered true-bounce, Pakistan got off to a horrible start losing two wickets in the first over. However, Zaman along with skipper Sarfraz Ahmen led the recovery and later forged a century-stand with Shoaib Malik to put Pakistan in cruise control. Malik remained unbeaten on 43 as Pakistan cantered home with four balls to spare. More to follow…

For all…

Read More

SHARE

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here