LAHORE: Pakistan beats Zimbabwe in the first T20 match with five wickets, Aaj News reported
Team green made the revival a historic one as they started the series with a bang.
Zimbabwe batted first and scored 172 runs.
Pakistan achieved the target easily. Team greens are 1-0 in the two match series.
Naveed Mukhtar, the new-comer was given man of the match for his 83 runs on just 45 balls with a strike rate of 184.44.
Shahid Afridi, captain of Pakistani team showed his appreciated Mukhtar’s batting. In his winning speech he said, “I dedicate this day to Mukhtar.”
The second T20 will be played on May 24 in Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.