Fakhar Zaman (126 not out off 81) scored a brilliant hundred as Pakistan beat New Zealand by 21 runs [DLS method] in a rain-shortened match number 35 of World Cup 2023 at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Saturday, November 4.
Pakistan beat Bangladesh by seven wickets in match number 31 of the 2023 World Cup at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Tuesday, October 31. With the win, Babar Azam and co. kept their semi-final hopes alive while knocking Bangladesh out of contention for a place in the top four.
South Africa survived a late batting collapse to register a thrilling one-wicket win over Pakistan in match number 26 of World Cup 2023 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Friday, October 27. Batting first after winning the toss, Pakistan only managed 270 on the board as a number of their batters got starts, but failed to convert them into big scores.
Afghanistan rewrote the record books by registering their maiden ODI win over Pakistan in the 2023 World Cup match at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Monday, October 23. Coming up with a dominant performance, Afghanistan chased down a seemingly challenging target of 283 in 49 overs with eight wickets in hand, registering their second won of the competition.
Openers David Warner and Mitchell Marsh hammered tons while Adam Zampa claimed four wickets as Australia thumped Pakistan by 62 runs in match number 18 of the 2023 World Cup at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Friday, October 20. With their second consecutive win, the Aussies moved up to fourth position in the points table while Pakistan slipped to fifth.
India’s bowlers and Rohit Sharma combined as the Men in Blue hammered Pakistan by seven wickets in match number 12 of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Saturday, October 14.
Mohammad Rizwan compiled a brilliant 131 not out off 121 balls as Pakistan created history, registering the highest successful run chase in men’s World Cup history. Set to chase 345 in match number eight of the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad, Pakistan got home in 48.2 overs, with six wickets in hand. Apart from Rizwan, opener Abdullah Shafique, who came in for out-of-form Fakhar Zaman, also starred in the chase with 113 off 103 balls. Rizwan and Shafique added 176 runs for the third wicket to put Pakistan on course for creating history.
Pakistan wicketkeeper-batter Mohammad Rizwan has praised the Indian fans over the heartwarming reception they received after landing in Hyderabad on Wednesday, September 27 for their participation in the 2023 World Cup. The Pakistan team was welcomed with cheers by a large crowd after they reached Hyderabad.