On Friday Mohammad Rizwan denote unconquered seventy eight from fifty balls to assist Pakistan to a 21-run persuade Bangladesh within the Twenty20 tri-series opener in New Sjaelland.
The 3 teams measure victimization the series to arrange for the T20 tournament in Australia beginning later this month.
Pakistan lost the toss and denote 167-5 when being sent in to bat, with Rizwan sharing a 52-run gap stand with skipper Babar Azam Azam (22) so then putting on forty two for the second wicket with Tai Masood (31 from twenty two deliveries) to line up Pakistan’s innings.
He batted through the twenty overs and hit seven boundaries and 2 sixes in his twenty first T20 international half century.
Mohammad Wasim snared 3-24, together with the primary wicket within the fifth over and 2 in 2 deliveries with excellent yorkers to begin the nineteenth, and Mohammad Nawaz came 2-25 as Pakistan restricted Bangladesh to 146-8 back.
The result was absolutely before Bangladesh ransacked twenty runs from the last over, once allrounder Yasir Ali hit 3 boundaries and a six off Haris Rauf to complete unconquered on forty two from twenty one deliveries.
“We’re very happy as a team,” Babar said.
“A win always gives you confidence.