Pakistan’s prime order batter Mohammad Rizwan added a number of T20 information to his credit score on Friday along with his innings of 78 from 50 deliveries in opposition to Bangladesh within the opening game of the triangular sequence in New Zealand.
Rizwan had smashed two sixes and stroked seven pictures to the fence in his unbeaten innings which took his general T20 runs tally within the calendar yr 2022 previous 1,500.
He’s the one third batter on the planet to attain 1,500 or extra T20 runs in a calendar yr. Two others are Chris Gayle and Rizwan’s countryman Babar Azam.
Gayle had amassed 1,532 and 1,665 in years 2012 and 2015 respectively whereas Babar had a complete tally of 1,607 in 2019 and 1,779 in 2021.
Rizwan who had scored whole of two,036 T20 runs final yr, has to date scored 1,519 runs this yr in general skilled video games of the shortest format.
This was Rizwan’s 58th T20 worldwide innings and the rating of 78 has taken him forward of Babar within the listing of most combination runs after 58 T20I innings.
Rizwan has an combination of two,337 runs from 58 worldwide innings in T20s whereas Babar at this stage had 2,281 runs. India’s Virat Kohli had 2,012 runs from the preliminary 58 innings of his T20I profession.
Rizwan has additionally surpassed England’s Jos Buttler within the listing of gamers scoring probably the most runs as designated wicketkeeper in T20Is.
Of his 2,337 runs, the star participant scored 2,196 runs as a wicket-keeper in T20Is. He surpassed Buttler right this moment when he took the second run of his inning. The English cricketer has scored 2,119 runs as a wicket-keeper batter.
Rizwan has solely 4 innings as a non-wicket-keeper in T20Is during which he scored 141 runs.