ZIM vs PAK Stats : Zimbabwe will take on Pakistan in the first of three T20Is at Harare Sports Club in Harare on Wednesday, 21 April. Pakistan is coming with series win over South Africa last week and will look to continue their momentum. On the other hand, host Zimbabwe will look to give good fight to the visitors.
Zimbabwe haven’t played much T20I cricket and neither they have been successful in it over the years but still they will look to put up good performance against a side whom they beat in an ODI a few months ago. For Zimbabwe the return of Brendan Taylor and Craig Ervine is confidence booster and they will be the key players for their team along with captain Sean Williams and pacer Blessing Muzarabani and in these home conditions whole team needs to play in a unity.
On the other side, Pakistan is in fine form and just registered 3-1`series win over South Africa in South Africa. Captain Babar Azam and opener Mohammad Rizwan are in great form and in this series team will look to give chances to some new players like Danish Aziz, Arshad Iqbal and Mohammad Wasim jnr and the youngsters need to grab this opportunity with both hands.
A list of all the major stats and records ahead of the First T20I between Zimbabwe and Pakistan in Harare.
Head to Head in T20I Cricket : Zimbabwe and Pakistan have played 14 T20I matches so far.
ZIM vs PAK in T20I Cricket :
Matches – 14
ZIM won – 0
PAK won – 14
4 – Sean Williams is just 4 wickets away to go past Graeme Cremer’s tally of 36 wickets and become leading wicket taker for Zimbabwe in T20I cricket.
13 – Mohammad Hafeez has taken 13 wickets at 5.61 in 9 T20Is against Zimbabwe.
1000 – Fakhar Zaman needs 67 more runs to complete 1000 runs in international T20s.
1000 – Zimbabwe captain Sean Williams and Brendan Taylor need 73 and 91 runs respectively to achieve the milestone of 1000 T20I runs.
2000 – Babar Azam needs 60 more runs to become the third Pakistan batsman to achieve the milestone of 2000 T20I runs after Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Hafeez.
7000 – Mohammad Hafeez needs 6 more runs to complete 7000 runs in T20 Cricket.