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Babar Azam 158 vs England Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Babar Azam 158 vs England


Watch the highlights of Babar Azam 158 vs England - Pakistan tour of England 3-match One-day international series of the 3rd ODI match played between Pakistan and England at Edgbaston, Birmingham in 13th July 2021.

Babar Azam 158 vs England Highlights
Babar Azam celebrates his century © ICC

Pakistan captain Babar Azam produced a record-breaking career-best 158-runs knocked off facing 139-balls including 14-fours and 4-sixes with strike rate of 113.66 helped to Pakistan set up the commanding total of 331 against England in the third ODI.

* Babar Azam's 158 was the fifth highest score for Pakistan in One-day international and the highest-score by an Pakistan batsman against England in ODIs, surpassing the previous record of 151 held by Imam-ul-Haq at Bristol in 2019.

* Babar Azam became the first Pakistan captain to score a 150-plus runs in One-day international cricket history. The previous highest-score by a Pakistan captain was 125 not-out by Shoaib Malik against India in 2008 and Babar Azam scored 125 against Zimbabwe in the last year.

* Babar Azam also became the first captain to score a 150 or more runs against England in One-day international cricket history. The previous highest-score by a captain in ODIs against England was 141 by Graeme Smith at Centurion in 2009.

Babar Azam who slammed his 14th One-day international century - which was his second century against England in ODIs and his 100 comes from 104-balls.

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