Tag: Babar Azam

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T20 World Cup: Rizwan, Babar lead Pakistan to final with win over New Zealand

With this win, Pakistan now awaits the winner of the second semifinal between India and England, for the summit clash at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on November 13.

  • Wednesday, 09 November 2022
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T20 World Cup: Pakistan skipper Babar Azam vows to come back stronger after loss against Zimbabwe

A spirited Zimbabwe team held its nerves to beat Pakistan by one run in a thrilling ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 Super 12 match that went down to the very last delivery at Perth Stadium. This was Pakistan's second defeat in two games and their road to the semifinal has become difficult now.

  • Thursday, 27 October 2022
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T20 World Cup: Virat Kohli and Babar Azam train together ahead of India-Pakistan clash #watch

A video of Kohli and Babar batting together in the adjoining nets has gone viral on social media.

  • Tuesday, 18 October 2022
Babar Azam and Sunil Gavaskar
Watch: Babar Azam receives valuable advice from Sunil Gavaskar, PCB shares video

Gavaskar, who is part of the commentary panel for the ongoing T20 World Cup in Australia, presented Babar with a ‘Sunny Cap’ signed on his birthday.

  • Tuesday, 18 October 2022
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Rohit Sharma, Babar Azam 'bromance': Wasim Jaffer shares hilarious post

Former Indian opener Wasim Jaffer shared a funny post. He shared the photo of the web series ‘Kota Factory’ with a hilarious caption.

  • Sunday, 16 October 2022
Suryakumar Yadav overtakes Babar Azam to close in on top T20I ranking
Suryakumar Yadav overtakes Babar Azam to close in on top T20I ranking

Rizwan, the No. 1 T20I batter, hit a half-century in Pakistan's loss to England in Karachi on Tuesday.

  • Wednesday, 21 September 2022
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Rohit Sharma asks Pak captain Babar to get married; Kohli recalls his 183, bad form #watch

The Indian skipper can be heard telling Babar Azam that he should get married. Rohit Sharma says, 'Bhai, shaadi kar lo (brother, get married)' to which Babar replies 'nhi, abhi nhi (no, not now)'.

  • Sunday, 28 August 2022
Virat Kohli meets Babar Azam
Watch: Virat Kohli meets Pak skipper Babar Azam ahead of Asia Cup clash

Both Virat Kohli and Babar Azam were seen exchanging greetings.

  • Thursday, 25 August 2022
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Babar Azam’s English in news again, netizens unleash hilarious memefest

An incident recently caught the interest of the internet users when Pakistani batter Babar Azam had to reply to questions posed by the presenter after the team secured a series win (2-0) against the Netherlands with a match to spare.

  • Tuesday, 23 August 2022
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Pakistan captain Babar surpasses Kohli 

Babar achieved the landmark during his unbeaten knock of 34 off 72 balls in Pakistan's first innings against Sri Lanka during the first Test at Galle International Stadium.

  • Sunday, 17 July 2022
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Virat Kohli’s reply to Pakistan skipper Babar Azam's tweet goes viral 

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam put out a tweet with a picture of him and Kohli from the ICC Men's T20 World Cup last year, with the caption reading as "this too shall pass. Stay strong #viratkohli."

  • Saturday, 16 July 2022
Pakistan skipper Babar Azam with Kohli
Pakistan captain Babar Azam comes out in support of Virat Kohli; see his tweet

Kohli has not hit a century in international cricket since 2019. After missing the first ODI against England at The Oval due to a groin strain, Kohli made just 16 in the second match at Lord's, which India lost by 100 runs.

  • Friday, 15 July 2022
Virat Kohli and Babar Azam in one team as India, Pakistan to play together in this tournament
Virat Kohli and Babar Azam in one team as India, Pakistan to play together in this tournament

As per ICC sources, former India captain Virat Kohli and Pakistan captain Babar Azam are all set to take part in Afro-Asia Cup.

  • Sunday, 19 June 2022
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Pakistan Captain Babar Azam Named ICC Men's ODI Cricketer Of The Year For 2021

Azam was also the second-highest run-scorer with 228 runs and was the 'Player of the Match' in both of Pakistan's wins in the 2-1 series victory against South Africa.

  • Monday, 24 January 2022
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No Indian in ICC's team for T20 World Cup, Pakistan's Babar named captain

After their dismal show, no Indian cricketer was on Monday named in the official 2021 ICC Men's T20 World Cup team of the tournament with Pakistan skipper Babar Azam leading the star-studded side.

  • Monday, 15 November 2021