Rawalpindi: Pakistani off spinner and all-rounder Iftikhar Ahmed’s maiden 5-wicket helped Pakistan record a comprehensive six-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the second match played in Pindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi.
Zimbabwe bated first after winning the toss. Zimbabwe set a target of 206 and all out in the 46th over of their innings.
In reply, the home team comfortably chased down the target in just 35.2 overs at the expense of 4 wickets. Captain Babar Azam played a brilliant innings of 77 runs with the help of 7 fours and 2 sixes. All-rounder and Off Spinner Iftikhar Ahmed claimed 5 wicket keep Man-of-the-match. This victory gave Pakistan 2-0 lead in the 3 ODI series.