Mohammad Rizwan equalled Rohit Sharma in T20 with the win over Canada and also created an embarrassing record

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Mohammad Rizwan stood till the end and ensured Pakistan’s victory.The Pakistan team is not yet out of the Super-8 race.The Super-8 battle in India’s group has become very interesting.

New Delhi. When Pakistan’s team won against Canada on Tuesday night, its hero was Mohammad Rizwan. Rizwan, batting well on the difficult pitch of New York, made an important partnership of 62 runs with captain Babar Azam. With the help of which Pakistan won this match by 7 wickets. This is Pakistan’s first win in T20 World Cup 2024. With this victory, Rizwan also registered two good and one shameful record in T20 International. Rizwan has equaled Indian captain Rohit Sharma.

Mohammad Rizwan has today equaled Indian captain Rohit Sharma in terms of scoring a half-century or a bigger innings in T20 Internationals. Rohit Sharma has scored 50 or more runs 30 times in T20 Internationals. Today Mohammad Rizwan also achieved this feat 30 times. However, Rizwan is ahead of Hitman in one case. The Indian captain scored 50 or more runs 30 times in 118 innings. At the same time, Rizwan did the same feat in just 71 innings. Babar Azam is at the third place in this list, who has made this record 28 times in 84 innings.

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Half century in T20 World Cup for Pakistan
Today Mohammad Rizwan completed his fifth half-century in the T20 World Cup. By doing this, he has equaled his captain Babar Azam. Both the batsmen have scored a half-century in the T20 World Cup for Pakistan, 5 times each. After this, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal and Umar Akmal have scored half-centuries in the T20 World Cup 3 times each.

Rizwan’s shameful record
Mohammad Rizwan may have led his team Pakistan to victory today, but along with this he also made a shameful record to his name. Today he completed his half-century in 52 balls, which is the slowest half-century in the history of T20 World Cup. Earlier, David Miller had scored 50 runs in 50 balls on the same pitch against the Netherlands in the same T20 World Cup.

Tags: Babar Azam, ICC T20 world cup, Mohammad Rizwan, Rohit Sharma, T20 World Cup

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