One of the finest batsmen in the world and the best batsman today for Pakistan is Babar Azam. His full name is Mohammad Babar Azam and he was born in Lahore on 15th October 1994. Babar Azam played all the 6 seasons of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).
Babar represented Pakistan’s under 15, under 19, and under 23 teams. With that, he is the current captain of the Pakistan cricket team in all formats. Moreover, Babar Azam is currently the no. 1 batsman in ODI and T20 internationals. While he is on the top 10 batsmen list as well of the test cricket.
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Babar Azam PSL Career
The 7th edition of the PSL is starting on the 27th of January. Without any doubt ‘Babar Azam‘ is one of the top players every cricket lover loves to watch.
Here you will get a brief player profile of Babar Azam in the Pakistan Super League. We will keep you up to date about Babar Azam’s PSL career.
Babar Azam PSL Team
Babar Azam started his PSL career in 2016 from Islamabad United. The following year, Babar was picked by Karachi Kings. In PSL 2022, Babar will be seen captaining Karachi Kings.
Babar Azam’s Batting Stats in PSL
Babar Azam holds the record for most runs by a player in Pakistan Super League. In his 58 matches, he scored 2070 runs. It is the highest number of runs scored by a single player in PSL.
Until the last edition of the PSL in 2021, Babar has played 58 matches with an extraordinary batting average of 43.12. He is on the list of those batsmen who have the highest batting average in the PSL.
The strike rate is crucial especially when it comes to T20 matches. The strike rate of Babar Azam is 121.55 in PSL.
Babar Azam holds the record of the most fifties by a player in the entire PSL tournament. So far, Babar has scored 21 fifties in his 58 matches. Surprisingly he has scored more fifties than the most senior batsman of the PSL Kamran Akmal.
Akmal is on the second number on the list of most fifties by a player in PSL. Kamran Akmal has scored 11 fifties so far.
Babar Azam played fewer matches than Akmal and was way ahead of him in performance. These stats show that how good Babar Azam is when it comes to the t20 cricket format.
Babar Azam scored his highest runs of PSL against Multan Sultans in 2021. He scored 90 runs on 60 balls and remains not out. He was declared man of the match for his brilliant match-winning innings.
Since his highest innings are 90 runs, so there is no century scored by Babar in PSL. He remains not out in 8 innings while Babar Azam got out on a duck (zero runs) for 6 times.
Babar Azam in PSL 7 (2022)
PSL is going to start on the 27th of this month. Fans are eager to watch their favorite stars in action. No doubt, Babar Azam is one of the most stylish players people want to see.
He will represent Karachi Kings in the 7th edition of the Pakistan Super League. Babar Azam is the number one batsman in t20 cricket. He is the most loved person not only in Pakistan but in entire cricket-loving nations.
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