Babar Azam makes history in T20 Vitality Blast 2019

Babar Azam makes history in T20 Vitality Blast 2019

ISLAMABAD - Babar Azam has continued his good form in the ongoing Vitality Blast 2019 with yet another impressive performance against Glamorgan.

In addition to that, Babar Azam has also become the first Pakistani player to score 500 runs in a single edition of a T20 tournament.

Pakistan’s premier batsman scored 63 off 42 deliveries for Somerset, hitting 7 boundaries and one maximum on Saturday. Babar has also crossed 4,000 T20 runs in only 115 innings

This was his 4th half-century of the tournament with a century already in the bag earlier this season.

Batting first, Babar’s tally helped Somerset reach 177/8 which helped them register a crucial sixth victory of the season.

Babar Azam remains the highest run-scorer in the tournament after 11 games. He has scored a total of 541 runs with an average of 60.11 and has a strike-rate of 152.39.

In addition to that, Babar has also scored the most number of boundaries with 57 and also has 14 sixes to his name.