The second Test between Australia and Pakistan ended in an enthralling draw on Wednesday but the spotlight was well and truly on Babar Azam as he registered the highest score by a captain in the fourth innings of a Test. Azam’s 196-run knock helped Pakistan walk away with a draw in the second Test, and as a result, keep the series level at 0-0.
Azam went on to play a 196-run knock off 425 balls with the help of 21 fours and one six. The right-handed batter was finally dismissed by Nathan Lyon in the 160th over of the innings.
ESPN named the captain “Ice Cool Babar”, adding him to the top of the list of Pakistani batters who scored highest in the fourth innings of a Test match.
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