West Indies vs Pakistan: Pak’s Fawad Alam who performs within the center order in Check matches has grow to be the quickest Asian batsman to succeed in 5 centuries. He has surpassed the likes of Cheteshwar Pujara, Sourav Ganguly, Sunil Gavaskar, and different Asian greats to succeed in this feat.
Fawad Alam scored a century in opposition to West Indies within the 2nd Check match. This was his fifth century in 22 Check innings. Alam is adopted by Pujara who scored 5 centuries in 24 innings, Ganguly and Gavaskar in 25 innings, whereas the age-old legend of India, Vijay Hazare did it in 26 innings.
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35-year outdated Fawad Alam’s profession may be very uncommon. He started his Check profession opening the innings for Pakistan in 2009 in opposition to Sri Lanka. He was a teen again then and had scored a century on Check debut. Regardless of that, he was dropped after simply three Check matches. He was picked once more in 2020 after his improved First-class performances.
Fawad Alam made his Check debut in 2009, dropped from the facet after 3 Exams for 10 lengthy years then made his return in 2020 at England, since then:
102 in NZ (Pak was 3/37)
109 vs SA (Pak was 3/26)
140 in ZIM (Pak was 3/182)
124* in WI (Pak was 3/2)
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On his return in opposition to England in August 2020, Alam has scored 4 Check match a whole lot for Pakistan. In the identical interval, the remainder of Pak batsmen have scored 4 hundred mixed. So, Alam’s contribution to Pakistan’s batting within the latest previous has been a deal with.
At the moment, Alam is enjoying the second Check match in opposition to West Indies. Pakistan has a lead of 263 runs at stumps on Day 3. Pakistan is trailing within the collection by 1-0 and can look to take benefit within the rain-struck 2nd Check match.
The Karachi-based batsman is seeking to take advantage of his remaining profession.