Pakistan will be looking to start their home season on a winning note when they take on Zimbabwe in the opening game of the one-day series played at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on Friday. Uncapped Abdullah Shafiq, Haider Ali and Rohail Nazir named in the Pakistan limited-overs squad for the three-match series against Zimbabwe.
On the other hand, All-rounder Chamu Chibhabha will lead Zimbabwe for the one-day series. Brendan Taylor, Sean Williams, Craig Ervine, Donald Tripano have been included in the limited-overs squad for the tour of Pakistan.
Here are some of the statistics related to Pakistan vs Zimbabwe 2020 ODI Series
2018 was the last time Pakistan won a one-day series against Zimbabwe. Sarfaraz-led unit completed a 5-0 whitewash over Zimbabwe in a series played in Zimbabwe.
59 one-day matches have been played between Pakistan and Zimbabwe till now. Pakistan have certainly dominated the proceedings with 52 victories to their name. On the other hand, Zimbabwe have come out on top on four occasions.
2 centuries for Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez against Zimbabwe in one-day internationals. He has accumulated 714 runs in 15 one-day matches at an average of 59.50.
19 wickets needed by Zimbabwe pacer Donald Tripano to complete 50 wickets in one-day cricket. Donald Tripano has claimed 31 wickets in 34 one-day matches at an average of 41.87.
42 runs needed by Pakistan opening batsman Fakhar Zaman to complete 2000 runs in limited-overs cricket. Left-hander currently has scored 1958 runs in 46 one-day matches at an average of 46.61 with 4 centuries and 13 half-centuries to his name.
199 runs needed by Zimbabwe all-rounder Sikandar Raza to complete 3000 runs in one-day cricket. He currently has scored 2801 runs in 100 one-day matches at an average of 34.58 with three centuries and sixteen half-centuries to his name.
239 runs needed by Zimbabwe middle-order batsman Sean Williams to complete 4000 runs in limited-overs cricket. Williams has scored 3761 runs in 133 one-day matches at an average of 33.88 with three centuries and thirty-one half-centuries to his name