Pakistan has scripted a fairy story of success within the ongoing T20 World Cup 2022. On Wednesday, they trounced New Zealand by 7 wickets within the first semi-final of the event, storming into the grand finale for the primary since 2009 which occurs to be their third T20 World Cup closing in 15 years.
Babar Azam & Co have an astounding story to say in terms of their semi-final qualification. They had been utterly written off following back-to-back losses – in opposition to India and Zimbabwe – within the Tremendous 12 spherical of the event. Nevertheless, South Africa’s beautiful defeat gave them one other probability to shine and thus, they change into the primary aspect to qualify for the finale.
Pakistan dominated the sport from the phrase go. They dented New Zealand’s batting by dismissing Fin Allena and Devon Conway contained in the powerplay. The Harm was so extreme that Williamson & Co by no means handle to return out of it regardless of Daryl Mitchell scoring a fifty. The Black Caps had been contained to a complete of 152/4 which was simply chased down by Babar and his boys.
Social media was set ablaze after Pakistan’s victory. The cricket fraternity got here ahead with arms open to congratulate the winners. Listed here are the reactions:
Congratulations @TheRealPCB for stepping into the finals ..credit score to the staff and administration .. @iMRizwanPak and @babarazam258 properly performed .. Hoping for India vs Pakistan FINALS @BCCI @ICC @T20WorldCup
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) November 9, 2022
Into the finals
— ICC (@ICC) November 9, 2022
This World Cup deserve india/pak closing
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) November 9, 2022
Congratulations to Babar Azam and the staff for an incredible win.
T20 World Cup closing for Pakistan!
Wonderful scenes at SCG. Boys have their ticket to Melbourne.
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) November 9, 2022
Merely put, Pakistan simply performed a close to good sport of cricket.
— Sanjay Manjrekar (@sanjaymanjrekar) November 9, 2022
First time in 13 years Pakistan have reached a World Cup FINAL.
— Mazher Arshad (@MazherArshad) November 9, 2022
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) November 9, 2022
Large win for the @TheRealPCB! The opening pair clicked on the massive day and took their staff dwelling with tremendous backing from their bowlers! @BLACKCAPS have performed nice cricket all through and needs to be very happy with their journey. #PakvNZ #T20WorldCup
— Robin Aiyuda Uthappa (@robbieuthappa) November 9, 2022
Congratulations to the Pakistan staff on their sensible and high-energy efficiency within the semi-finals. Large congratulations to the good coach and mentor behind the staff, the one who by no means didn’t set an instance himself @HaydosTweets #PakvsNz #T20WorldCup2022
— Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) November 9, 2022
Admirable journey on this World Cup for staff Pakistan coming from behind. #PakvsNz
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) November 9, 2022
Wonderful, phenomenal and a supremely subsequent degree efficiency from Pakistan. WOW. On to the ultimate of #ICCT20WorldCup2022 .
— Ian Raphael Bishop (@irbishi) November 9, 2022
Now that Pakistan are by way of to the finals, the lovers of the sport eagerly need India to beat England and face their arch-rivals within the grand finale on the Melbourne Cricket Floor.