All-rounder Shoaib Malik holds the record for the fastest half-century for Pakistan in T20 cricket.
Shoaib Malik completed his half-century off just 18 balls against Scotland at the Sharjah Cricket Ground.
Shoaib Malik hit six sixes and a four in his innings.
Earlier, Umar Akmal had the record for the fastest half-century by Pakistan.
Umar Akmal scored a half-century off 21 balls against Australia at Egbiston.
It should be noted that Shoaib Malik has twice scored a half-century off 23 balls in T20 Internationals.
He first performed against Scotland in 2017 and the second time against Sri Lanka in 2018.