In the match played on Tuesday, Pakistan defeated Namibia by 45 runs to secure their place in the semi-finals. Pakistan have won four matches in a row in the Twenty20 World Cup, so their place in Group 2 for the playoffs has been secured.
Batting first against Namibia, Pakistan scored 189 runs, once again the duo of Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan did well. Both the players scored half-centuries to take their team to a big score.
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Pakistan’s excellent performance in the T20 World Cup continues. After India, New Zealand and Afghanistan, Pakistan has now beaten Namibia. Namibia failed to reach the 190-run target set by Pakistan. He could score only 144 runs in 20 overs. David Wes scored 43 for Namibia.
Babar Azam scored 70 runs against Namibia, with the help of a half-century he has reached the second position in the list of highest runs scored in this Twenty20 World Cup. Babar Azam has scored 198 runs so far in the Twenty20 World Cup. Babar Azam scored 70 runs against Namibia on Tuesday in which he hit seven fours.
Babar Azam has scored three fifties in the last four innings. He scored 68 against India, 9 against New Zealand, 51 against Afghanistan and now 70 against Namibia. Babar Azam also holds the record for most half-centuries in a Twenty20 World Cup.
Apart from Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan has also done well in this match. Mohammad Rizwan scored 79 off 50 balls, during which he hit four sixes and eight fours. At the same time, Mohammad Rizwan is the third highest run scorer in the World Cup, behind only Jose Butler and Babar Azam.
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