Watch Imam-ul-Haq enranged reaction after a misunderstanding with Babar Azam leads to a run-out
PAK vs WI 2nd ODI: Imam-ul-Haq smashed his bat on the ground in frustration after being dismissed due to a mix-up with Babar Azam.
After Fakhar Zaman’s early departure in the 2nd ODI against West Indies in Multan, Imam-ul-Haq and Babar Azam put up a 120-run stand to stabilise Pakistan, but a mix-up meant the former had to return to the pavilion for a run-a-ball 72. Imam-ul-Haq struck the ball towards midwicket off Akeal Hosein in the 28th over, soon after Babar had scored his half-century, and went off for a single. Babar, on the other hand, got caught ball-watching and was uninterested in the chase, sending his companion back after nearly reaching the non-end. striker’s Imam angrily jammed his bat on the ground before walking off as wicketkeeper Shai Hope removed the stumps before he could reach the crease.
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After Babar had reached fifty, he was dismissed from the delivery.
After scoring 77 runs, Pakistan’s captain was caught and bowled by Akeal Hosein.
Both Babar and Imam-ul-Haq continued their dream form in the second ODI, each scoring fifty or more for the sixth time in ODIs.
So, Babar fell shy of Kumar Sangakkara’s world record of four ODI centuries in a row
His 103 in the first ODI, which helped Pakistan chase down 309, was the second time he had three straight centuries in the 50-over format. So, he is the only player in history to accomplish this accomplishment.
Imam-ul-Haq had hit a half-century in the first match of the series, while Mohammad Rizwan also made a half-century.