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Rohail Nazir has told fellow Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan to “keep shining” and has also backed him to continue making the country proud.
Rizwan scored 128 runs in the three-match T20 series against New Zealand, which included a top score of 89, at an average of 42.66.
In the two-Test series that followed, he made 202 runs, which included three half-centuries, at an average of 50.50.
Rizwan maintained his red-hot form in the two-Test series against South Africa as he accumulated 166 runs, which included a career-best knock of 115 not out, at an average of 83.
The 28-year-old also finished as the highest run-scorer in the three-match T20 series against the Proteas with 197 runs, which included a career-best knock of 104 not out and a fifty, at an average of 98.50 and a strike-rate of 145.92.
MASHALLAH @iMRizwanPak keep shining and make the country proud✅🇵🇰
— Rohail Nazir (@rohailnazir9) February 12, 2021
“MASHALLAH Mohammad Rizwan keep shining and make the country proud,” Nazir said on Twitter.
The 19-year-old has also been on fire lately as he scored 352 runs in eight matches for Northern in the Pakistan Cup, which included four half-centuries, at an average of 50.28.