Pakistan vs New Zealand Second Test: Victory Stays Behind, Match Draw

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DUBAI – New Zealand puts Pakistan’s winning streak to an end as Green shirts could only make 196 runs on the loss of five wickets in their second innings.

Chasing 261, Pakistan lost Umar early. Ali and Masood steadied them with a 50-run stand before three quick wickets pegged them back in the game.

Younus and Shafiq though played well and ensured their were no further wickets went till Tea. After Tea, Younus did get out and the pair of Ahmed and Shafiq did play a few shots to entertain the crowd, but the result was never in doubt and it ended in a draw.

New Zealand team declared their second innings after scoring 250 runs with the loss of nine wickets. Ross Tylor complete his century and depart after scoring 104 runs including 12 fours.

Yasir Shah took first time, eight wicket haul in test match inning. Zulfiqar Babar took four wickets.

Srfraz Ahmad scored his third century and drives Pakistan in comfortable zone, he left the pitch after scoring 112 runs. Sarfraz (112 runs), Azhar Ali (75) and Younis khan (72) were top scorer from Pakistan side. Azhar Ali and Younis khan were thr top scorer from Pakistani side, Yonis khan scored 72 runs and Aazhar ali scored 75 runs.

Boult and Sodhi tooks two wicket each, while Tim Southee send three batsman back two pavilian.BB Maccalum and Nesham one wicket each.

Shan Masood (13 runs) and Taufeeq Umar (16) – opening batsmen from Pakistan – returned to pavilion before the second day closed on Tuesday.

After winning the toss New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum elected to bat first and scored 403 runs in first inning. Tom Latham was top scorer from Kiwis side. BB Maccallum lost his wicket after scoring 43 runs, Mark Craig also scored 4 3 runs before he left the pitch.

Leg spinner Yasir shah and Pace man Ahsan Adil send two batsman each to Pavilion. Zulfiqar Babar took 4 wickets.

After Ahmad Shehzad’s skull injury, all rounder Muhammad Hafeez was also dropped due to hamstring injury. Two openers were replaced by Tofeeq Umar and Shan Masood.

Pakistani Paceman Imran khan was on rest for second match. However, the 21-year-old Adil  is added in playing eleven as a third change, he is playing his second test match.

New Zealand team remained unchanged from the first Test.

Below is the complete score card of the match:

New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal TWM Latham c †Sarfraz Ahmed b Rahat Ali 137 394 269 11 1 50.92
View dismissal BB McCullum* c Shan Masood b Ehsan Adil 43 104 69 4 2 62.31
View dismissal KS Williamson b Zulfiqar Babar 32 126 86 1 0 37.20
View dismissal LRPL Taylor c Shan Masood b Yasir Shah 23 104 71 3 0 32.39
View dismissal CJ Anderson c Azhar Ali b Ehsan Adil 9 51 42 1 0 21.42
View dismissal JDS Neesham c Misbah-ul-Haq b Yasir Shah 17 73 54 2 0 31.48
View dismissal BJ Watling† c sub (Haris Sohail) b Azhar Ali 39 193 120 3 0 32.50
View dismissal MD Craig lbw b Zulfiqar Babar 43 131 110 5 0 39.09
View dismissal TG Southee b Zulfiqar Babar 17 53 34 1 1 50.00
IS Sodhi not out 32 71 63 0 1 50.79
View dismissal TA Boult c Rahat Ali b Zulfiqar Babar 2 21 18 0 0 11.11
Extras (lb 9) 9
Total (all out; 156 overs) 403 (2.58 runs per over)

Fall of wickets 1-77 (McCullum, 24.1 ov), 2-153 (Williamson, 54.3 ov), 3-226 (Taylor, 77.3 ov), 4-245 (Anderson, 88.4 ov),5-245 (Latham, 89.5 ov), 6-278 (Neesham, 105.2 ov), 7-346 (Watling, 136.3 ov), 8-348 (Craig, 137.2 ov), 9-387 (Southee, 149.4 ov), 10-403 (Boult, 155.6 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket Rahat Ali 32 8 69 1 2.15 158 6 1
View wickets Ehsan Adil 29 9 73 2 2.51 141 8 0
View wickets Zulfiqar Babar 45 8 137 4 3.04 201 11 4
View wickets Yasir Shah 41 7 92 2 2.24 179 6 0
View wicket Azhar Ali 9 1 23 1 2.55 34 0 0
Pakistan 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal Shan Masood b Sodhi 13 52 48 0 0 27.08
View dismissal Taufeeq Umar st †Watling b Craig 16 63 42 2 0 38.09
View dismissal Azhar Ali b Sodhi 75 322 225 6 1 33.33
View dismissal Younis Khan c Craig b Neesham 72 195 160 7 2 45.00
View dismissal Misbah-ul-Haq* c Taylor b Boult 28 74 55 2 1 50.90
View dismissal Asad Shafiq c Taylor b Southee 44 100 73 6 1 60.27
View dismissal Sarfraz Ahmed† c & b McCullum 112 215 195 16 0 57.43
View dismissal Yasir Shah c †Watling b Southee 2 17 20 0 0 10.00
View dismissal Ehsan Adil lbw b Southee 0 6 6 0 0 0.00
View dismissal Zulfiqar Babar c †Watling b Boult 5 26 10 1 0 50.00
Rahat Ali not out 16 105 49 3 0 32.65
Extras (b 7, lb 2, nb 1) 10
Total (all out; 147 overs) 393 (2.67 runs per over)

Fall of wickets 1-28 (Shan Masood, 14.4 ov), 2-32 (Taufeeq Umar, 17.1 ov), 3-145 (Younis Khan, 64.3 ov), 4-195 (Misbah-ul-Haq, 84.4 ov), 5-220 (Azhar Ali, 92.6 ov), 6-279 (Asad Shafiq, 107.4 ov), 7-285 (Yasir Shah, 111.6 ov), 8-287 (Ehsan Adil, 113.3 ov), 9-312 (Zulfiqar Babar, 118.6 ov), 10-393 (Sarfraz Ahmed, 146.6 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets TA Boult 30 8 69 2 2.30 147 9 0 (1nb)
View wickets TG Southee 30 5 67 3 2.23 139 5 0
View wicket MD Craig 28 5 117 1 4.17 121 12 5
View wickets IS Sodhi 39 9 92 2 2.35 190 13 0
CJ Anderson 7 0 26 0 3.71 30 4 0
View wicket JDS Neesham 11 2 12 1 1.09 55 0 0
View wicket BB McCullum 2 1 1 1 0.50 11 0 0
New Zealand 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal TWM Latham c Asad Shafiq b Yasir Shah 9 53 35 1 0 25.71
View dismissal BB McCullum* lbw b Zulfiqar Babar 45 94 62 6 0 72.58
View dismissal KS Williamson c Taufeeq Umar b Zulfiqar Babar 11 31 26 1 0 42.30
View dismissal LRPL Taylor st †Sarfraz Ahmed b Yasir Shah 104 205 133 12 0 78.19
View dismissal CJ Anderson b Yasir Shah 0 7 4 0 0 0.00
View dismissal JDS Neesham b Zulfiqar Babar 11 55 26 0 0 42.30
View dismissal BJ Watling† c Asad Shafiq b Yasir Shah 11 56 43 2 0 25.58
View dismissal MD Craig c Rahat Ali b Yasir Shah 34 73 53 3 1 64.15
View dismissal TG Southee c Azhar Ali b Zulfiqar Babar 20 13 5 0 3 400.00
IS Sodhi not out 2 9 2 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 3) 3
Total (9 wickets dec; 64.5 overs; 298 mins) 250 (3.85 runs per over)

Did not batTA Boult


Fall of wickets 1-42 (Latham, 10.6 ov), 2-63 (Williamson, 19.6 ov), 3-78 (McCullum, 21.3 ov), 4-79 (Anderson, 22.4 ov), 5-125 (Neesham, 34.3 ov), 6-166 (Watling, 47.6 ov), 7-226 (Craig, 63.2 ov), 8-228 (Taylor, 63.4 ov), 9-250 (Southee, 64.5 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
Rahat Ali 8 0 39 0 4.87 27 5 0
Ehsan Adil 8 1 33 0 4.12 34 6 0
View wickets Zulfiqar Babar 27.5 5 96 4 3.44 122 7 4
View wickets Yasir Shah 21 1 79 5 3.76 79 7 0
Pakistan 2nd innings (target: 261 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal Shan Masood lbw b Boult 40 117 95 1 2 42.10
View dismissal Taufeeq Umar c †Watling b Southee 4 9 6 1 0 66.66
View dismissal Azhar Ali c Neesham b Craig 24 95 74 3 0 32.43
View dismissal Younis Khan c Taylor b Craig 44 117 84 2 3 52.38
View dismissal Misbah-ul-Haq* c †Watling b Boult 0 10 5 0 0 0.00
Asad Shafiq not out 41 134 116 6 0 35.34
Sarfraz Ahmed† not out 24 40 23 3 0 104.34
Extras (b 15, lb 2, w 1, nb 1) 19
Total (5 wickets; 67 overs; 261 mins) 196 (2.92 runs per over)

Did not batYasir Shah, Zulfiqar Babar, Ehsan Adil, Rahat Ali


Fall of wickets 1-8 (Taufeeq Umar, 1.6 ov), 2-70 (Azhar Ali, 27.3 ov), 3-73 (Shan Masood, 29.6 ov), 4-75 (Misbah-ul-Haq, 31.5 ov), 5-149 (Younis Khan, 55.3 ov)

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets TA Boult 10 6 12 2 1.20 53 0 0
View wicket TG Southee 11 3 21 1 1.90 56 3 0
View wickets MD Craig 17 3 66 2 3.88 74 5 4
IS Sodhi 21 5 63 0 3.00 97 7 1
CJ Anderson 3 1 4 0 1.33 16 0 0 (1w)
JDS Neesham 2 1 1 0 0.50 11 0 0
BB McCullum 3 0 12 0 4.00 11 1 0 (1nb)

MATCH DETAILS


Toss – New Zealand, who chose to bat
Series – Pakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Player of the match – tba
Umpires – REJ Martinesz (Sri Lanka) and PR Reiffel (Australia)
TV umpire – RJ Tucker (Australia)
Match referee – AJ Pycroft (Zimbabwe)
Reserve umpire – Shozab Raza (Pakistan)
Close of play

  • day 1 – New Zealand 1st innings 243/3 (TWM Latham 137*, CJ Anderson 7*, 87 ov)
  • day 2 – Pakistan 1st innings 34/2 (Azhar Ali 4*, Younis Khan 1*, 19 ov)
  • day 3 – Pakistan 1st innings 281/6 (Sarfraz Ahmed 28*, Yasir Shah 1*, 109 ov)
  • day 4 – New Zealand 2nd innings 167/6 (LRPL Taylor 77*, MD Craig 0*, 48.2 ov)

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