By scoring a century, Babar Azam set a world record
Centurion: (Web Desk) The captain of the national team Babar Azam set another world record by scoring a century in the first ODI match played in Centurion against South Africa.
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According to the details, Pakistan captain Babar Azam has set another world record by scoring his 13th century. He has become the batsman to score 13 centuries in the shortest innings. This was his first century against South Africa.
It may be recalled that Babar Azam completed his 13th century off 103 balls which included 17 fours. After this century, it is being speculated that thanks to the magnificent century, he will also get the number one ranking in ODI cricket from Indian captain Virat Kohli.
Babar Azam scored 13 centuries in 76 innings while former South African opener Hashim Amla scored 83, India captain Virat Kohli 86, Proteas wicketkeeper D Cook 86 and Australian opener David Warner 91 in 91 innings. ۔