Pak vs Zim Live Score card Full Highlights 26th May
Pakistan will be intending to finish 2-0 whitewash while Zimbabwe level the arrangement, when the two sides will clash in the second and last T20 global at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore on Sunday.
The hosts held nerves in the restless minutes to secure five-wicket win on Friday in what was their first diversion at home soil following 2009.
After openers Mukhtar Ahmed and Ahmed Shehzad conveyed Pakistan a strong 142-run opening remain in 173-run pursue, the hosts neglected to support force and lost five snappy wickets before fixing win in the last over.
Captain Shahid Afridi will trust any semblance of Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Hafeez and Umar Akmal to think of all weapons bursting after inauspicious excursions in the opening experience.
Bilawal Bhatti is relied upon to be dropped after the seamer released 37 keeps running in three wicketless overs and all-rounders Imad Wasim and Hammad Azam will be in discord to supplant him.
Zimbabwe set up an enthusiastic batting show in the first amusement and dealt with an aggressive aggregate of 172-6, on account of captain Elton Chigumbura’s half-century and opener Hamilton Masakadza’s 43.
Prior, Zimbabwe figured out how to better their score from the first match. They scored 175, politeness of another great opening organization and fifty from Sean Williams. Towards the end, commander Chigumbura joined the gathering as he hit three sixes off Sami. His takeoff in the last over of the innings however put the brake on their scoring and Zimbabwe neglected to cross the 180-run mark.
The debutant, Nauman Anwar, then hit a couple of good shots before he was gotten at the limit rope by Sibanda. Shoaib Malik neglected to take advantage of chance and withdrew early. Mukhtar excessively left after an attractive 40-ball 62. Afridi turned out and hit a six preceding getting out off the exact next ball. Akmal too was gotten plumb in front while attempting to trudge one out of the recreation center. Rizwan neglected to get his group past the completing line and right then and there, it resembled that Zimbabwe may flee with the amusement. Be that as it may, Bhatti had different arrangements and he gave his group an arrangement win with a limit off the fourth wad of the last over.
Bhatti had an exceptionally poor diversion with the ball, however he has done the occupation for his group with the bat. His 5-ball 13 under weight took his group past the completing line. Like last diversion, Pakistan began off well with the bat. Mukhtar Ahmed at the end of the day looked in remarkable touch and got great backing from Shehzad. Shehzad however fell in the 5th over with 44 keeps running on the board.
Vitori looks exceptionally baffled, while the players trade handshakes with one another. Coventry tries to quiet him down as they stroll off the field. The Pakistani group too exits to shake hands with their partners.
Vusi Sibanda, Charles Coventry and Sean Williams all neglected to achieve 20-imprint and Chigumubra will trust them to make indispensable commitments in Sunday’s diversion.
Bowling will be a fundamental sympathy toward Zimbabwe captain taking after a frustrating show in the arrangement opener.
The guests are relied upon to get pacer Tawanda Mupariwa to the detriment of Tinashe Panyangara, who surrendered 28 keeps running in 2.3 overs in first diversion.
All-rounder Sikandar Raza, who released 23 runs 2 overs and made 17 with bat, is relied upon to be supplanted with Craig Ervine.