The devastating bowling from the visiting South African bowlers ripped through the perishable batting line up of Pakistan and clinched an unbelievable victory.
Ishant Sharma must have a dreadful sleep on the night after the 3rd ODI when he received a blitz of 30 runs by James Faulkner who won the game for Australia.
A dashing hundred from the top order batsman, Mohammed Hafeez, followed by a lethal fast bowling by Junaid Khan put Pakistan on top vs. the hosts Zimbabwe.
Pakistan beat Zimbabwe with authority as the batting of the visitors was well led by Ahmed Shehzad followed by an all round performance by Shahid Afridi.
The enterprising all rounder, Shahid Afridi, snatched the victory from West Indies with his powerful batting with the support of Umar Amin and Zulfiqar Babar.
The Pakistani squad under the inspiring leadership of Misbah-ul-Haq degraded the mighty West Indies at their home grounds with a huge margin of 3-1 in 5 ODIs.
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.
Shahid Afridi blasted a dazzling fifty followed by seven important wickets in his comeback game vs. West Indies as Pakistan won the one sided encounter easily.
MS Dhoni from India has his name registered in cricket history books for becoming the only captain to win the ICC T20, the World Cup and the Champions Trophy.
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.