New Zealand vs Pakistan 33rd Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Highlights

Watch the highlights of New Zealand vs Pakistan 33rd Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 - ICC Cricket World Cup tournament of the 33rd ODI match played between Pakistan and New Zealand at Edgbaston, Birmingham in 26th June 2019.

New Zealand vs Pakistan 33rd Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Highlights
Babar Azam's brilliant hundred keeps Pakistan's semi-final hopes alive © Getty Images

Brilliant century from Babar Azam and Haris Sohail's half-century after a Shaheen Shah Afridi's three-for helped to Pakistan crushing six-wicket victory over New Zealand and keep their semi-final hopes alive in the 33rd match of a World Cup.

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* Babar Azam crossed the fastest 3,000-runs in his 68th innings, finishing behind only South Africa’s Hashim Amla who took 57 innings. The Indian skipper on his part took 75 innings to cross the 3000-runs.

* Babar Azam equalled a joint third most centuries hit for Pakistan in One-day international, jointly with Ijaz Ahmed and Inzamam-ul-Haq.

* 132 : James Neesham and Colin de Grandhommne set up the record sixth-wicket for New Zealand against Pakistan in One-day international, previously held by the 120-run stand between Scott Styris and Nathan McCullum at Auckland in 2011, New Zealand's fourth highest sixth-wicket stand in ODIs and New Zealand's record sixth-wicket partnership in World Cups, previously held by the 91-run stand between Kane Williamson and Colin de Grandhommne against South Africa in this tournament.

* 126 : Babar Azam and Haris Sohail set up the third highest fourth-wicket partnership for Pakistan against New Zealand in One-day international and Pakistan's second highest fourth-wicket stand in World Cups.

New Zealand scored 237-6 in 50 overs with top scorer by James Neesham cracked a unbeaten 97 off 112-balls including 5-fours & 3-sixes.

Colin de Grandhomme struck 64 off 71-balls included 6-fours & a six and Kane Williamsons scored 41 off consumed 69-balls including four boundaries.

Pakistan best bowler by Shaheen Shah Afridi picked up 3-wickets for 28-runs in 10-overs including 3-maidens, Shadab Khan and Mohammad Amir each took one wickets.

Pakistan chased 241-4 in 49.1 overs with top scorer by Babar Azam 101 not out - which was his 10th ODI hundred, his first century against New Zealand in ODIs and also his first ODI hundred in World Cups.

Haris Sohail struck 68 off 76-balls including 5-fours & 2-sixes, Mohammad Hafeez hit 32 off 50-balls including 5-fours and Imam-ul-Haq 19.

New Zealand best bowler by Kane Williamson, Trent Boult and Lockie Ferguson each took one wickets.

Babar Azam named Player of the match for his match-winning brilliant unbeaten 101-runs knocked off facing 127-balls including eleven boundaries.



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