Centurion: Pakistan Cricket Team will play fourth and last T-20 match on Friday (tomorrow) at Centurion.
The green team has a determination to end tour of South Africa with a win. Baber Azam led team won ODI series by 2-1. The last and fourth match of short format series schedule at Super Sports Part in Centurian.
The host team demonstrated tremendous fighting spirit despite the absence of its eight senior players. At Wanders Pakistann won the first match by chasing total of 189 runs on second last bowl of the match.
South African won the second short format match on the same ground in the 14 overs and equalized the series by 1-1.
Pakistan's highest 1st wicket partnership in T20Is:— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) April 14, 2021
Mohammad Rizwan & Babar Azam – 197 v 🇿🇦 at Centurion (Today)
Mukhtar Ahmed & Ahmed Shehzad – 142 v 🇿🇼 at Lahore (22 May 2015)
Kamran Akmal and Salman Butt – 142 v 🇧🇩 at Gros Islet (1 May 2010)#SAvPAK | #HarHaalMainCricket pic.twitter.com/h26HXV35zw
In the third match of series South African scored a mamooth total of 203 runs. But Pakistan skipper Baber Azam partnership with wicket keeper Muhammad Rizwan of 197 runs made the match one sided as Pakistan historically achieved a mamooth target for the first time by losing a single wicket.
The wicket at Centurion is appropriate for Pakistan team while the green team is optimistic to continue with winning trend.