Pakistan vs New Zealand 1st Test match is playing at Bay Oval Stadium. Host Team has made strong grip on the match from the 1st day of the game.
1st Test match | Pakistan vs New Zealand
Pakistan won the toss and decided to ball first.
From the New Zealand side , Tom Latham and Tom Blundell came on the pitch to did opening. Both Batsmen failed to perform in the opening match. And both openers had to gone in pavillion on just 13 runs. Pakistan bowlers got early two wickets in the very start of the match. But after this , Bowlers did not maintain his grip on the match and Kiwis batsmen Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor stayed on the pitch like cemented wall.
Both batsmen took the game away from the Pakistani bowlers and made partnership over 100 runs for their team. Shaheen Afridi broke the partnership of over 100 runs and sent the pavillion to Ross Taylor on 70 runs. Ross Taylor played brilliant innings of 70 runs , while on the other hand kane williamson has scored 94 runs and he still on the crease. Kane Williamson and Henry Nicholas made partnership of 89 runs further. Henry Nicholas is still on the crease on 42 runs.
All of 3 wickets was taken by Shaheen Shah Afridi. Shaheen again showed their class and skills from away the Asia.
Ross Taylor Record
Ross Taylor has appeared most times for New Zealand in Cricket. He broke the record of Daniel Vettori who had appeared 437 times for the New Zealand while Ross Taylor after this match , he appeared 438 times in the cricket for the New Zealand which is most by any new zealander.
New Zealand 222/3 (87)
Kane Williamson 94 (243) Ross Taylor 70 (151) Henry Nicholas 42 (100)
Shaheen Shah 3/55(20.0) M. Abbas 0/25 (21.0) Faheem Ashraf 0/30(13.0).
Tom Latham , Tom Blundell , Kane Williamson(C) , Ross Taylor , Henry Nicholas , BJ Watling , Mitchel Santner , Tim Southee , Trent Boult , Neil Wagner , Kyle Jameison.
Muhammad Rizwan(C) , Abid Ali , Shan Masood , Azhar Ali , Haris Sohail , Fawad Alam , Faheem Ashraf , Yasir Shah , Shaheen Shah , Muhammad Abbas , Naseem Shah.
3:00 am ( Pakistan Standard Time) .
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