Pakistan played the second of three-match T20 against New Zealand today (Sunday) and was defeated by the black caps by nine wickets, however, Mohammad Hafeez’s outstanding performance in the stadium won everyone’s heart.
Mohammad Hafeez was unbeatable at 99 runs, on the last ball to hand, the Pakistani cricketer kept Pakistan’s hopes high as he scored a six.
To appreciate his efforts, Pakistanis including President Alvi, Asad Umar, Fahad Mustafa, and many more lauded the right-handed batsman.
According to the details, Hafeez also trends number 2 on the micro-blogging site Twitter.
Taking to Twitter, President Dr. Arif Alvi appreciated Hafeez’s batting and praised green shirts for their efforts.
Good batting Hafeez, deserved a century. Well played green shirts.
— Dr. Arif Alvi (@ArifAlvi) December 20, 2020
Pakistan Minister of Finance Asad Umar also uplifted Hafeez’s spirit but highlighted the issues of others batting.
Sublime innings by @MHafeez22. Seems to be in the T 20 form of his life. Rest of the batting seemed to be struggling to time the ball. Looking rusty with lack of match practice
— Asad Umar (@Asad_Umar) December 20, 2020
The Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh on Law & Environment Murtaza Wahab wrote,
Well played Hafeez. Even at this age u continue to be one of the sweetest timers of the cricket ball. Age & experience does matter after all
— Murtaza Wahab Siddiqui (@murtazawahab1) December 20, 2020
Pakistani actor Fahad Mustafa also loved Hafeez’s performance against New Zealand and called him the real “professor”.
When you have players like hafeez why look for new ones @MHafeez22 what an innings 👏👏👏👏👏👏Played like a Professor 😎
— Fahad Mustafa (@fahadmustafa26) December 20, 2020