Wicketkeeper-batsman scores two half-centuries in recently concluded series against England
Sports – Posted: Jul 21, 2021 | Last Updated: 5 hours ago
Posted: Jul 21, 2021 | Last Updated: 5 hours ago
Pakistan’s star wicketkeeper-batsman has registered his career-best rankings in the T20 Internationals.
finished the recently concluded three-match series against England as the
highest run-getter with 176 runs at an average of 88 along with the strike-rate
of 138.58, which included two half-centuries.
That performance pushed Rizwan — who was placed on the 159th position in December last year when Pakistan played New Zealand — four places up to the seventh position in the updated International Cricket Council (ICC) T20I rankings for batsmen.
Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan breaks into the top 10 of the @MRFWorldwide ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings for batting 👏
Full list: https://t.co/77cLFa815E pic.twitter.com/T0AG8bwI8t
— ICC (@ICC) July 21, 2021
Captain Babar Azam
retained his second position on the table after scoring 118 runs in three
innings at an average of 39.33, which included a half-century.
In the team rankings, England continue to lead the chart with 277 ratings whereas they are followed by India (272), New Zealand (263) and Pakistan (262).