result
1st T20I (D/N), Rawalpindi, Nov 7 2020, Zimbabwe tour of Pakistan
(18.5/20 ov)157/4
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
player of the match
Babar Azam
Pakistan
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• Danyal Rasool

Babar Azam's 82 trumps Wesley Madhevere's 70* as Pakistan take 1-0 lead

Babar and Hafeez put up an 80-run stand to run the target down with seven balls to spare

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Scorecard summary
Zimbabwe156/6(20 overs)
Pakistan157/4(18.5 overs)

That is it. Comprehensive win by Pakistan with 6 wickets. Babar Azam once again leading from the front and scored 82.

18.5
1lb
Muzarabani to Rizwan, 1 leg bye

Good length ball, on leg stump, Rizwan tries to flick it away, misses it and off the pad to fine leg, big shout for lbw, turned down by umpire, Zimbabwe asked for the review but the ball was missing leg

18.4
Muzarabani to Rizwan, no run

comes down the track and defended to off side

18.3
Muzarabani to Rizwan, no run

full ball, on target, defended back to bowler

18.2
W
Muzarabani to Hafeez, OUT

Good length ball, just outside off and angling in, goes through the gate and looks a little inside edge onto stumps

Mohammad Hafeez b Muzarabani 36 (44m 32b 3x4 1x6) SR: 112.5
18.1
4lb
Muzarabani to Hafeez, 4 leg byes

short in length, on leg stump, clips the thigh and races away down to fine leg fence for four legbyes

end of over 1810 runs
PAK: 152/3CRR: 8.44 RRR: 2.50 • Need 5 from 12b
Mohammad Hafeez36 (30)
Khushdil Shah5 (4)
Richard Ngarava4-0-37-1
Tendai Chatara3-0-25-1
17.6
1
Ngarava to Hafeez, 1 run

on middle and leg stump, turned away to deep midwicket for a single

17.5
4
Ngarava to Hafeez, FOUR runs

Shot! Good length ball, just outside off, Hafeez drives on the up and times it well, just over mid-off fielder for four

17.4
1
Ngarava to Khushdil, 1 run

full ball, on middle stump, drives to wide of long-on for a single

17.3
4
Ngarava to Khushdil, FOUR runs

Shot! Again short in length, Shah this time pulls it up and over midwicket fielder for four

17.2
Ngarava to Khushdil, no run

short ball, pulled away and sharp stop by fielder

17.1
Ngarava to Khushdil, no run

full ball, on off stump, defended to off side

end of over 176 runs • 1 wicket
PAK: 142/3CRR: 8.35 RRR: 5.00 • Need 15 from 18b
Mohammad Hafeez31 (28)
Tendai Chatara3-0-25-1
Blessing Muzarabani3-0-26-1
16.6
W
Chatara to Babar Azam, OUT

Full ball, on offs tump, Babar tries to heave it away over midwicket, mistimes it and Madhevere at deep midwicket takes a simple catch

Babar Azam c Madhevere b Chatara 82 (68m 55b 9x4 1x6) SR: 149.09
16.5
1
Chatara to Hafeez, 1 run

full ball, yorker length, digs out to off side for a single

16.4
1
Chatara to Babar Azam, 1 run

good length ball, on off stump, pushes to cover

16.3
2
Chatara to Babar Azam, 2 runs

full ball, on middle and leg stump, chips it over midwicket for couple

16.2
1
Chatara to Hafeez, 1 run

full ball, bit slower in pace, a check drive down the ground to long-on

16.1
1
Chatara to Babar Azam, 1 run

full ball, on off stump, driven down the ground to long-on for a single

end of over 166 runs
PAK: 136/2CRR: 8.50 RRR: 5.25 • Need 21 from 24b
Babar Azam78 (51)
Mohammad Hafeez29 (26)
Blessing Muzarabani3-0-26-1
Sikandar Raza2-0-19-0
15.6
1
Muzarabani to Babar Azam, 1 run

good length ball, outside off and angling in, Babar stands tall and punches to deep cover

15.5
2
Muzarabani to Babar Azam, 2 runs

back of length, on leg stump, whipped away in the gap to long leg for couple

15.4
1
Muzarabani to Hafeez, 1 run

on leg stump, turned away to long leg for a single

Match details
Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Pakistan
Season2020/21
Player Of The Match
Babar Azam
Babar Azam
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 1105
Hours of play (local time)15.30 start, First Session 15.30-17.00, Interval 17.00-17.20, Second Session 17.20-18.50
Match days07 November 2020 - daynight(20-over match)
T20I debut
Usman Qadir
Usman Qadir
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Asif Yaqoob
TV Umpire
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Rashid Riaz
Reserve Umpire
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Shozab Raza
Match Referee
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Muhammad Javed