Babar scored a century
At the same time, world number one T20 batsman Mohammad Rizwan remained unbeaten with 88 runs off 51 balls. It is the sixth time in T20 International cricket that an opening pair has put on a partnership of 200 or more runs. Babar and Rizwan added 197 runs for Pakistan against South Africa last year.
Earlier, openers Salt and Alex Hales gave England a good start. Both of them put on a partnership of 42 runs for the first wicket. Shanawaz Dahani dismissed Hales (26) and David Malan (0) off two consecutive balls. Batting at number four, Ben Ducklett took the innings and scored quickly. Captain Moeen Ali scored 55 runs off 23 balls. His innings took England to 199 runs. Dahani and Harris Rauf took 2 wickets each for Pakistan. Pakistan’s win leveled the 7-match series at 1-1.