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Pakistan vs West Indies: Babar Azam, Imam-ul-Haq Proceed Dream Kind With sixth Straight ODI Fifties | Cricket Information


Pakistan’s Babar Azam and Imam-ul-Haq throughout the 2nd ODI vs West Indies© AFP

Pakistan have made a stable begin to their innings within the 2nd ODI in opposition to West Indies at Multan. Skipper Babar Azam gained the toss and elected to bat and has already put his group in an incredible place, courtesy a wonderful 120-run second wicket stand with opener Imam-ul-Haq. Babar joined forces with Imam after Fakhar Zaman was dismissed for 17 and the duo took the assault to the West Indies bowlers on a placid pitch virtually instantly.

Each Imam and Babar have been in wealthy vein of kind off late and the duo continued their dominance in white-ball cricket as they introduced their respective fifties.

This was the sixth straight innings of fifty plus for each batters. Babar was on a streak of three centuries and will turn out to be solely the second participant since Kumar Sangakkara to attain 4 centuries in a row in ODIs. However the Pakistan skipper was dismissed for 77.

Imam, who was finally run out for 72 after a misunderstanding with Babar, now has scores of 56, 103, 106, 89, 65 and 72.

Each Babar and Imam have joined the likes of Mark Waugh, Gordon Greenidge, Andrew Jones, Mohammad Yusuf, Chris Gayle, Shai Hope, Paul Stirling, Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson within the elite checklist of batters with 6 straight 50-plus scores in ODIs.

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Pakistan batting legend Javed Miandad holds the file for essentially the most consecutive 50-plus scores in ODIs. He had 9 straight rating of 50-plus within the 12 months 1987.

Babar Azam is within the type of his life and plenty of count on him to match the heights that Miandad did throughout his profession.

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