PAK vs WI: Babar Azam's century was heavy on West Indies, Shai Hope also scored a hundred
Captain Babar Azam (103) scored a century as Pakistan defeated West Indies by five wickets in the first ODI in Multan on Wednesday. Batting first in the match, West Indies scored 305 runs for 8 wickets in 50 overs. In reply, Pakistan achieved the target in 49.2 overs for the loss of 5 wickets.
Pakistan captain Babar Azam scored 103 runs in 109 balls with the help of 9 fours. Opener Imam-ul-Haq scored 65 runs off 71 balls. While wicketkeeper Mohd. Rizwan contributed 59 runs. Khushdil Shah also scored 41 runs with the help of 4 sixes.
Earlier, West Indies opener Shai Hope scored 127 runs in 134 balls. In this innings, he hit 1 six and 15 fours. Shamrah Brooks contributed 70, Captain Nichols Pooran contributed 21, Romwan Powell contributed 32 and Romario Shepherd contributed 25 runs.