Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 131 runs in the fifth and last ODI match at Bulawayo and whitewashed the hosts in the 5-match series 5-0. This series will be remembered for Pakistan openers' run feast especially for Fakhar Zaman who scored 210* in the 4th ODI. Pakistani players made and broke many new records throughout the series. Here is a look at all the records created in this ODI series.
All the major stats and facts from the ODI series between Zimbabwe and Pakistan in Bulawayo :
7 - Number of times Pakistan have whitewashed a team in a 5-match ODI series. Three of them came against Zimbabwe.
Series whitewashes by Pakistan in ODIs (5 Match series) -
5-0 vs ZIM, 2002
5-0 vs BAN, 2003
5-0 vs NZ, 2003
5-0 vs ZIM, 2008
5-0 vs BAN, 2008
5-0 vs SL, 2017
5-0 vs ZIM, 2018
18 - Number of innings Fakhar Zaman needed to complete 1000 runs in ODIs - the fastest to score 1000 runs in ODIs.
Fewest innings to reach 1000 runs in ODIs -
Fakhar Zaman (PAK) - 18
Sir Viv Richards (WI) - 21
Kevin Pietersen (ENG) - 21
Jonathan Trott (ENG) - 21
Quinton de Kock (SA) - 21
Babar Azam (PAK) - 21
515 - Runs scored by Fakhar Zaman in this series - the only second batsman to score 500 or more runs in a bilateral ODI series after Virat Kohli who scored 558 runs against South Africa in 6-match ODI series earlier this year.
Most runs in a bilateral ODI series -
Virat Kohli (IND) - 558 vs SA, 2018
Fakhar Zaman (PAK) - 515 vs ZIM, 2018
Rohit Sharma (IND) - 491 vs AUS, 2013
George Bailey (AUS) - 478 vs IND, 2013
Hamilton Masakadza (ZIM) - 467 vs Kenya, 2009
7015 - Shoaib Malik (7015) became the 8th Pakistani batsman to score 7000 or more runs in ODIs.
Most runs for Pakistan in ODIs -
Inzamam ul Haq - 11701
Mohammad Yousuf - 9554
Saeed Anwar - 8824
Shahid Afridi - 8027
Javed Miandad - 7381
Younis Khan - 7249
Saleem Malik - 7170
Shoaib Malik - 7015