Video Highlights Umar Akmal 81 Runs 44 Balls 6 Fours 6 Sixes . Video Highlights Umar Akmal 81 Runs 44 Balls 6 Fours 6 Sixes . Video Highlights Umar Akmal 81 Runs 44 Balls 6 Fours 6 Sixes .
Umer Akmal scored 56 runs off just 27 balls in 2nd T20I against New Zealand on Sunday 17th Febraury 2016 at Hamilton. His brilliant 56 runs helped Pakistan reach 168 runs in 20 overs. New Zealand needs 169 runs to win and level the series 1-1. Pakistan is 1 win ahead of New Zealand by winning first T20I on Friday at Auckland.
Landing on crease at crucial stage, Umer Akmal was bit under pressure for not able to performing according to his abilities. Yet, he had steady start but then and then started at its best. Umer took just 22 balls to reach to his 50. It was his fastest ever fifty in Twenty 20 cricket.
Umer Akmal’s innings included 103 meter long six that he hit to Elliot, New Zealand’s one of the fastest bowlers. Elliot was not expecting this big hit from this short man but yet, Umer Akmal proved his class and power by making the ball go out of the ground.
Meanwhile, Pakistan set 169 target for New Zealand to win. New Zealand is already one down by losing first Twenty 20 International played at Auckland on Friday. New Zealand has made one chage for today’s game by inviting his start batsman Rose Taylor into side.
Hopefully, Pakistan will make this match to clinch the three match series by 2-0. New Zealand will definitely try its level best to level the series.