Omair Bin Yousuf plays brilliant knock in fourth Zimbabwe one-day

Pakistan are 2-1 down in the six-match series

By Web Desk
May 23, 2023
Yousuf scored 153 runs in 126 balls — Zimbabwe Cricket

Pakistan Shaheens’ top-order batter Omair Bin Yousuf scored a brilliant century during the fourth one-day of the ongoing series against Zimbabwe Select in Harare on Tuesday.

Yousuf scored 153 runs in 126 balls, with the help of 14 fours and four sixes, as Pakistan Shaheens posted 295-9 in 50 overs after being asked to bat first. 

Yousuf also represented Quetta Gladiators during this year’s edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Kamran Ghulam was the other major contributor for Pakistan as he scored 55 runs in 79 balls with the help of five fours.

For Zimbabwe, Brad Evans claimed a five-wicket haul while conceding 62 runs in 10 overs.

Meanwhile, skipper Wellington Masakadza bagged figures of 2-45 in 10 overs.

It must be noted that Zimbabwe Select won the first two matches of the series. Meanwhile, Pakistan bounced back to win the third one-day of the six-match series.

Schedule of remaining matches

25 May – 5th 50-over match; HSC, Harare

27 May – 6th 50-over match; HSC, Harare

Squads

Pakistan Shaheens: Imran Butt (captain), Hussain Talat, Aamir Jamal (Islamabad), Abdul Wahid Bangalzai (Quetta), Haseebullah (Quetta), Kamran Ghulam (Peshawar), Mehran Mumtaz (Rawalpindi), Mir Hamza (Karachi), Mohammad Ali (Sialkot), Mohammad Huraira (Sialkot), Mubasir Khan (Islamabad), Omair Bin Yousuf (Karachi), Qasim Akram (Lahore), Rohail Nazir (wicketkeeper) (Islamabad), Saim Ayub (Karachi) and Shahnawaz Dahani (Larkana).

Zimbabwe A: Ryan Burl, Tendai Chatara, Craig Ervine, Brad Evans, Innocent Kaia, Clive Madande, Wessly Madhevere, Tadiwanashe Marumani, Wellington Masakadza (c), Brandon Mavuta, Blessing Muzarabani, Richard Ngarava, Milton Shumba, Sean Williams

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