KARACHI: Pakistan’s center request batsman Fawad Alam , proceeding to set an illustration of “failing to give up”, scored another Test century on Wednesday.
This was his second since making a rebound to the public crew after a delayed hole of 11 years.
Fawad scored 109 runs off 245 balls against South Africa at Karachi’s National Stadium — his home scene — while playing his first-since forever Test coordinate on home soil.
Alam raised his century by crushing a six at mid-on off Keshav Maharaj in the 90th over of the innings.
This was Alam’s third century in his fourteenth inning — the solitary Pakistani player to score his third Test century in less innings than Alam was Azhar Mahmood, who scored his third in the tenth inning.
Strangely, Alam is additionally the primary Pakistani batsman who has changed over the initial three profession fifties into hundreds — all in three unique many years.
The 35-year old batsman from Karachi had made his presentation during Pakistan’s visit to Sri Lanka in 2009 where he scored a century on introduction; be that as it may, he was dropped in the wake of being permitted to play just three Tests.
He made his rebound a year ago during Pakistan’s visit to England and was held for the visit through New Zealand where he scored just about a match-saving century for the country.
The century against South Africa in Karachi on Wednesday is likewise his 38th First-Class century, and the eleventh with the red-ball.
He has scored 12,962 runs in his First-Class profession and just 509 of them came in Test cricket which shows how the batsman was over and over overlooked by selectors before.
In any case, Alam stayed versatile and continued scoring runs in homegrown cricket, demonstrating his psychological coarseness.