Babar also broke the record of former legend Javed Miandad to become the fastest Pakistani batsman to cross 1,000-plus runs in a calendar year. The 24-year-old achieved the feat in 19 innings at 62.41, whereas, it had taken 21 innings for Miandad back in 1987.
A special moment for Babar
Pakistan batting ace @babarazam258 celebrated the return of ODI cricket to National Stadium Karachi by securing a spot on the NSK Honours Board. Well played Babar, we have more space available for you, seal it!#PAKvSLpic.twitter.com/1yaaHUUvRd