The Pakistani openers completed a century partnership in the 13th over
While Pakistan defeated India in the T20 World Cup, captain Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan also set a new record of opening partnership against India. In the 152-run target set by India, the Pakistani opener started the innings brilliantly and managed to get it easily without losing a wicket.
Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan batted responsibly against India and completed a century partnership in the 13th over while completing the target of 152 in the 18th over. Earlier, the record was held by West Indies’ Chris Gayle and Devon Smith, who put up a 145-run partnership against South Africa, while third-ranked Pakistani openers Umar Akmal and Salman Butt, who lost to Bangladesh in 2010 without a wicket. 142 brilliant innings played against.