Pakistan middle order batsman, Babar Azam has been the regular headline maker since his international debut. The youngster recently added another feather to his cap after he was named the Cricket World Player of the Week.

Azam scored 179 runs from three games in the recently concluded Twenty20 International series against World XI in Lahore, for which he earned the Man of the Series award.

Azam slammed 86 runs in the first game, following it with knocks of 45 and 48 in the next two games as Pakistan enjoyed a 2-1 series win. Pakistan victory in the series was aimed to promote international cricket in the country.

The middle order batsman has enjoyed an impressive year in T20I, he has so far scored 316 runs in 7 matches, with an impressive average of 45.14.

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