Lahore: Azhar Ali's streak of failures in England continued whereas the Pakistani captain, who was dismissed with out opening an account within the Old Trafford Test, managed to attain solely 25.90 runs in 25 innings.
Azhar Ali, who was made Test captain after the dismissal of Sarfraz Ahmed, additionally didn’t open an account within the first innings of the Old Trafford Test. He has thus far scored a median of 25.90 in 25 innings in England. Was dismissed 6 instances by James Anderson and Stuart Broad.
Azhar Ali was dismissed by Chris Vaux yesterday, averaging 42.27 in 79 Tests, together with 16 three-figure innings, averaging 30.75 in 37 matches performed in non-Asian circumstances and solely four centuries. Make it.
Pakistan, alternatively, determined to subject two league spinners within the Old Trafford Test. The technique of testing Shadab Khan with Yasir Shah was adopted. After successful the toss, it was determined to bat first within the cloudy climate to benefit from the harm to the pitch within the fourth innings.
Australia had a profitable expertise of feeding 2 league spinners in a Test in England 59 years in the past. In 1961, performed at Old Trafford, Richie Benoit and Bob Simpson shared 11 wickets to assist the guests win. Paid.