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Babar Wins Laurals As Test Capt : Manages To Win 4 Opening Tests Since Taking Up Job

Pakistani Cricketer Babar Azam is the first Captain of the National side to win four opening test matches since he was handed the tough job.

This is the sixth consecutive series win for Pakistan after the Green shirts’ clean sweep against Zimbabwe in the two match test series. It is also the sixth time since 1952 that Pakistan has won six or more consecutive series.

Pakistan won against South Africa in tests and T20is at the latter’s home turf earlier this year and then landed another T20i and odi series win at Zimbabwe. Pakistan won 13 straight series in 2011-12, nine consecutive series in 2015-16, eight successive series in 2001-02 and six straight series in 1993-94 and 2017-18.