Just In! Pakistan’s T20 Batter & Wicket Keeper Mohammad Rizwan has been crowned the ICC Men’s Player of the Month Award for September 2022. Rizwan who opens with Babar Azam in the T20 format scored 7 fifties in 10 games during the month of September. He is also ranked the No 1 T20 Batsman on ICC T20 Rankings for Batters.
The International Cricket Council shortlisted three candidates for the Player of the month award for September. Mohammad Rizwan Cameroon Green and Axar Patel were among the three candidates shortlisted for this award. Rizwan claimed the ICC Men’s Player of the Month award for his magnificent seven fifties in 10 games during the last month.
This is another feather in the hat of the No1 T20 Batsman in the World. Rizwan has already broken many records with his consistency in batting. He has also set many records with his captain and opening partner Babar Azam in the T20 format.
This is welcoming news for Pakistani cricket fans ahead of the mega cricket tournament of the T20 World Cup 2022. Rizwan is all set to open with Babar Azam in the T20 WC 2022 on Australian venues. The two are considered one of the most dangerous T20 batting pairs in the world.
After winning the Award Mohammad Rizwan Said
“I would like to thank Almighty Allah and express my heartfelt delight to all that enabled me to achieve this award.
“I want to give my high appreciation to all my teammates as they made things easy for me. These achievements boost your confidence. I am happy with my performance and I would like to take this momentum forward in Australia.
“I would like to dedicate this award to the people in Pakistan who are affected by the floods and climate change. Hopefully this will bring smiles on their faces.”
A top T20I batter has become the ICC Men’s Player of the Month for September 2022 ?
— ICC (@ICC) October 10, 2022