Pakistan openers Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan had a ball on Thursday night as the duo tore into the England bowing attack to help their side chase down a 200-run target in the second T20I with 10 wickets in hand and three balls to spare.
The match at National Stadium, Karachi also saw the duo stitching a record 203-run partnership - highest in a T20I chase. After the performance of the two players, Pakistan pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi took a sarcastic dig at the critics of the openers. "I think it is time to get rid of Kaptaan @babarazam258 and @iMRizwanPak.
Itne selfish players. Agar sahi se khelte to match 15 overs me finish hojana chahye tha. Ye akhri over tak le gaye. Let's make this a movement.
Nahi." tweeted Afridi. "Absolutely proud of this amazing Pakistani team," he added. I think it is time to get rid of Kaptaan @babarazam258 and @iMRizwanPak.Read more on sports.ndtv.com