The lady luck kept away from the visiting Green Shirts who were chasing nicely but lost the rain affected first Twenty20 against the Proteas at Johannesburg.
Ahmed Shehzad blasted 98 runs by crushing the bowling of Zimbabwe and Mohammad Hafeez led from the front with his all round performance as Pakistan won easily.
West Indies won the second ODI, assisted by the Bravo brothers with their solid batting and by Sunil Narine who destroyed the batting line up of Pakistan.
The ex- captain and a prominent all-rounder of the cricket world, Shahid Afridi, has stressed that Pakistan needs new and energetic players to boost their team.
The Pakistani squad performed poorly during the on-going 2013 ICC Champions Trophy by losing all three matches as their batsmen surrendered without any fight.
The batsmen of Pakistan let them down again with their dismal performance against the formidable South Africa who ended up winning the match convincingly.
The perishable batting of Pakistan surrendered against the quality bowling of West Indies as the latter won an absorbing low scoring game easily in the end.
The Pakistani side had a reasonable practice in the Tour match against the SAf Invit XI before the 1st Test vs. South Africa due to start on February 1, 2013.
The Pakistani Selectors have announced a balanced team for the three forthcoming Test series against the hosts South Africa due to commence from February 1st.
The young left hand opening batsman of Pakistan, Nasir Jamshed, has won the hearts of all cricket lovers across the world and astonished India as well.