Captain Babar Azam scored his third T20i century on Saturday throughout a five-match collection towards New Zealand on the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, making him the participant with second-highest variety of T20i lots of.
The subsequent match towards New Zealand will happen tonight but all everybody can speak about is Babar’s efficiency two days again. Clearly, followers nonetheless aren’t over the feat.
Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma presently tops the checklist with 4 centuries. Babar now has a complete of three beneath his belt, bringing him one step nearer to the file.
He’s additionally the one Pakistani batter with multiple century within the format. Through the intense match, the skipper scored a half-century off merely 36 balls after which made 51 runs within the subsequent 22 deliveries.
His astonishing batting assault took cricket Twitter by storm. The skipper remains to be trending on Twitter, with followers praising his efficiency two nights in the past.
Followers can’t assist however make edits of the second when he crossed 100 runs, placing pop music over his iconic celebration.
We should say, Babar really is unstoppable as soon as he’s in his aspect.
One person even compiled all of the deliveries into one video to indicate his century “ball by ball”.
The Babar craze just isn’t solely restricted to the web realm. A person shared a video of the group on the Gaddafi Stadium, cheering for the batter after he accomplished his hundred.
Babar additionally appeared to have taken selfies with followers on the stadium.
It’s protected to say his followers have been sleeping effectively ever since.
Followers are additionally cheering that his efficiency “beat the strike rate and captaincy allegations”.
Babar has been met with criticism for allegedly prioritising rising his personal strike fee over attempting to attain extra runs for the Pakistani staff throughout matches.
After the match, the person himself addressed the so referred to as ‘strike rate brigade’ in an interview when requested whether or not his fiery celebration was in response to such criticism.
“We can say that!” Babar responded, laughing. Nicely, it wouldn’t be incorrect to say that his efficiency has managed to close up his critics and haters in the interim.