Fakhar Zaman registers rare feat with fastest ODI World Cup century against New Zealand

07:07 PM | 4 Nov, 2023
Fakhar Zaman registers rare feat with fastest ODI World Cup century against New Zealand
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BENGALURU – Pakistan clinched New Zealand by 21 runs in the must-win game at Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru, courtesy of a stunning batting display by Fakhar Zaman.

Zaman, 33, slammed fastest ton by any Pakistani batter in ODI World Cup history. The former Pakistan Navy sailor completed century off 63 balls in the 20th over while Green Shirts chasing 402-run chase against the Kiwis.

The flamboyant hitter completed his feat by nine maximums and six boundaries.

Setting a new record, the Pakistani player surpassed the previous record held by Saleem Malik, whose registered his name in history books nearly four decades back.

With new feather in his cap, Fakhar Zaman moved up from Imran Nazir’s record of most sixes in a World Cup innings by a Pakistan player.

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PKR exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 21 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 21, 2024 (Wednesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.6 for buying and 282.4 for selling.

Euro comes down to 300 for buying and 303 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.15 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 21 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.6 282.4
Euro EUR 300 303
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 354
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.15 76.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.35 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.32 751.32
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.41 911.41
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 725.96 733.96
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 316.9 319.4
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08


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