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Fakhar Zaman guides Pakistan to beat Australia in T20 tri-series final

by Sahir Usman Jul 08, 2018 • 19:00 PM

July 8 (CRICKETNMORE) - Left-handed opener Fakhar Zaman hit a T20I career-best 91 to lead Pakistan to a six-wicket victory over Australia in the Tri-series final in Harare.

Chasing 184 runs for victory after Australia won the toss and notched up a challenging total of 183/8, Pakistan got home with five balls to spare and completed their highest run-chase in a T20I.

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Pakistan recorded their highest successful chase in 20 overs.


Brief Scores

Australia - 183/8 in 20 Overs (DJM Short - 76, AJ Finch - 47, Mohammad Amir - 3/33)

Pakistan - Fakhar Zaman - 91, Shoaib Malik - 43*, GJ Maxwell - 2/35)

Player of the Match - Fakhar Zaman (Pakistan)

Player of the Series - Fakhar Zaman (Pakistan)