RAWALPINDI: Pakistan have been down and out within the second Check match at Rawalpindi. Nonetheless, it was Mohammad Rizwan’s preventing innings that saved the workforce afloat and in the long run enabled the inexperienced shirts handy South Africa a 370-run goal to win.
Right here is how Twitter responded to the century, with some calling it essentially the most mature and accountable innings by a lower-order Pakistani batsman in a few years.
The ICC paid tribute to the wicketkeeper-batsman by hailing his “patient knock” in opposition to South Africa.
A sports activities journalist shared an necessary fact– that Rizwan had made historical past by turning into the primary Pakistani wicketkeeper to attain a Check century in opposition to South Africa.
Australian comic Dennis acknowledged that Rizwan had “silenced” followers of former Pakistan cricket captain and wicketkeeper Sarfaraz Ahmed.
Politician Shehryar Afridi was all praises for Rizwan as effectively.
Ali Naqvi hailed Rizwan’s innings as one of the crucial accountable ones in latest instances.