Pakistan’s opening batsman Fakhar Zaman sets the highest individual score at the Wanderers as he made the entire nation proud with his outstanding innings as he hit 193 off 155 balls with 10 sixes and 18 fours during the match between Pakistan and South Africa.
Fakhar Zaman is also adjudged Player of the Match after South Africa beats Pakistan by 17 runs during the second one-day international (ODI) here on Sunday.
Fakhar is the record-holder of Pakistan’s highest ODI individual score (210)* and is also the record-holder of the highest individual score in an ODI chase (193).
Talking to media after the match, the batsman said, “It feels great but it would have been better if we had won.”
💬 “𝘐𝘵 𝘧𝘦𝘦𝘭𝘴 𝘨𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘵 𝘣𝘶𝘵 𝘪𝘵 𝘸𝘰𝘶𝘭𝘥 𝘩𝘢𝘷𝘦 𝘣𝘦𝘦𝘯 𝘣𝘦𝘵𝘵𝘦𝘳 𝘪𝘧 𝘸𝘦 𝘩𝘢𝘥 𝘸𝘰𝘯.”@FakharZamanLive reflects on his spectacular 193-run record knock#SAvPAK | #HarHaalMainCricket | #BackTheBoysInGreen pic.twitter.com/QHxPnadyCv
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) April 4, 2021
The batsman has won the hearts of every Pakistani by his performance against South Africa. Zaman has received praise from prominent personalities.
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An amazing innings by Fakhar Zaman, great fight from Pakistan. Fakhar almost did the impossible. These are the kind of innings that are rememberd for a long time. https://t.co/eTklqz0hsn
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) April 4, 2021
— Shoaib Malik 🇵🇰 (@realshoaibmalik) April 4, 2021
— Wahab Riaz (@WahabViki) April 4, 2021
— Babar Azam (@babarazam258) April 4, 2021