Mon, 8 Nov 2021

T20 World Cup: Mohammad Rizwan Breaks Chris Gayle's T20I Batting Record!!


In the ongoing T20 World Cup super 12 fixture in Sharjah on Sunday Pakistan wicketkeeper-batter Mohammad Rizwan knocked at a major landmark making 15 run innings against Scotland.

T20 World Cup: Mohammad Rizwan Breaks Chris Gayles Long-Standing T20I Batting Record

Rizwan surpasses the mammoth record of Chris Gayle (1665 runs) in the T20I format scoring 1676 T20I runs this year after his innings against Scotland.

He bagged one hundred and 15 half-centuries to his name this year, with 104 not out being the highest.

Rizwan showcased his class when he played an epic unbeaten knock of 79 runs versus India in their Super 12 opener. Pakistan went on to win the game handsomely by 10 wickets.

Rizwan has made vital contributions not only with the bat but also as a keeper and in the leadership role in the current Pakistan squad.

Skipper Babar Azam, is also not far away with 1627 runs scored this year and looking forward to adding more as Pakistan has qualified for the semis of the T20 World Cup.