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Babar Azam surpasses Virat Kohli for T20I record | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In Pakistan's third Twenty20 International match against Ireland, records were broken, with captain Babar Azam surpassing the record held by India's formidable batsman Virat Kohli.Following the first Twenty20I upset, Pakistan recovered to win the next two matches to win the series. On Tuesday, they defeated the hosts in Dublin by six wickets.With five maximums and six boundaries in his 75 off 42 deliveries, Babar was at the top of his game with the bat.He became the batter in the T20I format with the most runs scored in excess of 50 thanks to his outstanding performance.In the shortest format of cricket, Babar scored more than 50 runs for the 39th time on this occasion.In T20I cricket, Kohli has made 50 or more runs 38 times, while India captain Rohit Sharma has done so 34 ti...