Huge achievements awaite for Babar Azam in Pakistan vs Srilanka Series.

cricket news Pakistan
Babar azam after scoring a 100
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – JUNE 26: Babar Azam of Pakistan celebrates after scoring a century during the Group Stage match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between New Zealand and Pakistan

 

Babar Azam is the best thing happen to Pakistan Cricket Team in this decade. He is ranked 3rd in latest ODI rankings just behind Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli. He will play his second series on Pakistan soil. His first series was against Zimbabwe in 2015 where he made his debut and impressed the world with the quality of batting and patience he had. He can achieve the bundles of records, the most importantly the ranking that in last two decades Pakistan missed due to the lack of quality batting from any player.

Here is the list of records that he may achieve in this series.

1. Babar is just 54 runs away from completing 1000 ODI runs in the 2019. He has scored 946 runs at an average of 59.12 in 2019

2. Babar need 34 runs to go past his cousins namely Umar Akmal and Kamran Akmal in ODI cricket.

3. If he scores about 250 runs he will jump to number 2 spot in ICC rankings and if he scores about 300 runs he will become top ranked batsman in the world.

His career has been great. He was the joint quickest to complete 1000 runs in ODIs by then which broken by his teammate Fakhar Zaman later on, But yet he is the quickest player to reach out 1000 T20I runs by leaving Virat Kohli behind. He has been in great form in recent times as he was the leading runs scorer in Vitality T20 blast in England as well.