Babar Azam’s dominance on the field has generated many debates and opinions, but one aspect that is interesting is his impact as a leader. Under his leadership, Pakistan had a remarkable run, showing a strong and formidable team. With the perfect blend of youthful energy and calm leadership, Babar Azam’s men have ushered in an exciting season for Pakistan cricket. Although opinions may differ on his role as captain, there is no denying the positive impact he has on the team and his ability to lead by example and his unique dancing skills.
Here’s a look at Pakistan’s top 5 Victories under Babar Azam in all formats:
1.In T20 World Cup Against India 2021:
Pakistan pulled off a historic feat in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup by thrashing arch-rivals India with a remarkable 10-wicket win.
Led by captain Babar Azam, Pakistan’s openers Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan showed an attacking and tactical approach to demolish the Indian bowling attack as they chased down the target without dropping a single wicket. Shaheen Afridi’s outstanding display with the ball earlier in the match proved to be instrumental in bringing about the crucial wicket. Pakistan’s hard-fought 10-wicket win marked their biggest win under Babar Azam. In T20 World Cup Against India 2021 in Pakistan’s Top 5 Victories this match is first victory .
2.In T20 Asia Cup 2022 Against India 2022:
In a dramatic affair in the Super Four leg of the Asian Championship, Pakistan won by five runs with just one ball to spare.
India started strongly with an aggressive bat, but Pakistan’s bowlers fought back well. Mohammad Nawaz’s systematic promotion of Pakistan’s strategy proved to be a game-changer. Nawaz’s brilliant innings and Mohammad Rizwan’s innings helped Pakistan counter the Indian bowlers effectively. Pakistan chased down the goal well in the end, securing a thrilling victory. In T20 Asia Cup 2022 Against India 2022 in Pakistan’s Top 5 Victories this match is second victory.
3.In T20 World Cup against South Africa 2022:
Pakistan’s thrilling win over South Africa in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup showed their fighting spirit and resilience. In an inescapable situation, Pakistan batsmen Shadab Khan and Iftikhar Ahmed played outstanding innings to set up a competitive total. The bowlers then set up a South African attack. Shadab Khan’s all-round performance, scoring fifty runs and taking key wickets, played a vital role in Pakistan’s dramatic comeback in the semi-finals. The win kept Pakistan’s semi-final hopes alive, but also added to Babar Azam’s captaincy profile. In T20 World Cup against South Africa 2022 in Pakistan’s Top 5 Victories this match is third victory .
4.In ODI Home Series Against Australia:
In a record-breaking effort on Australia’s tour of Pakistan, Pakistan achieved their most successful ODI chase against Australia. Captain Babar Azam’s 114-run knock and a brilliant century by Imam-ul-Haq provided strong support, leading Pakistan to victory with six wickets and six balls to spare. The sensational victory made it a long haul and showed Pakistan’s ability to score tough goals against formidable opposition. In ODI Home Series Against Australia in Pakistan’s Top 5 Victories this match is fourth.
5.In Away T20I Series Against South Africa:
Pakistan secured a toss-up win against South Africa, chasing an impressive run from home. Led by the outstanding batting performance of Babar Azam, Pakistan managed to achieve a target of 204 with nine wickets in hand and 12 balls to spare. Babar Azam’s brilliant run of 122 off just 59 balls was as good as it got. With Mohammad Rizwan unbeaten on 73 runs, Babar Azam powered Pakistan to a memorable victory, giving them a 2-1 series lead. This victory proved Babar Azam’s extraordinary talent and confirmed his immense role in Pakistan’s success. In Away T20I Series Against South Africa in Pakistan’s Top 5 Victories this match is fifth.