Highlights, England vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2 at Lord's, Full Cricket Score: Visitors lead by 166 runs at stumps

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FirstCricket Staff, May 25, 2018 23:08:19 IST

Pakistan beat England by 9 wickets

184/10
Overs
58.2
R/R
3.16
Fours
29
Sixes
1
Extras
9
363/9
Overs
114.3
R/R
3.18
Fours
47
Sixes
1
Extras
16
242/10
Overs
82.1
R/R
2.95
Fours
27
Sixes
0
Extras
15
66/1
Overs
12.4
R/R
5.32
Fours
9
Sixes
1
Extras
5

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Report, Day 1: Pakistan’s fast bowlers skilfully exploited overcast conditions to leave England in trouble at 72 for three at lunch on the first day of the opening Test at Lord’s on Thursday.

England captain Joe Root won the toss but Mark Stoneman, Root himself and Dawid Malan fell cheaply to the Pakistan seamers as the touring side started the two-match series strongly.

Highlights, England vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2 at Lords, Full Cricket Score: Visitors lead by 166 runs at stumps

England's Joe Root and Pakistan's Sarfraz Ahmed pose with England vs Pakistan Test series trophy. Reuters

Alastair Cook survived to reach 46 not out at the interval with Jonny Bairstow on 10 and England, coming off a heavy Ashes defeat in Australia and a rare series loss to New Zealand, will need those two to push on if they are to post a good total.

Stoneman’s unconvincing international career continued when he was bowled by Mohammad Abbas for four, beaten as he tried to drive a full-length delivery which clipped the top of his off stump.

Root, who could have been run out before he had scored, played cautiously to get to four before driving rashly at a wide ball from Hasan Ali and nicking a catch to wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed.

Malan was also caught by Sarfraz off Hasan for six, trapped half forward by a fine delivery which found the outside edge of his bat to leave England reeling at 43 for three.

Cook, needing a big score in his 155th Test after a poor run of form, struck nine crisp fours all around the wicket but he was troubled several times by the disciplined Pakistan attack who bowled a tight line and length.

 

With inputs from Reuters

Updated Date: May 25, 2018 23:08:19 IST


World Cup 2019 Points Table

Team p w l nr pts
India 9 7 1 1 15
Australia 9 7 2 0 14
England 9 6 3 0 12
New Zealand 9 5 3 1 11
Pakistan 9 5 3 1 11
Sri Lanka 9 3 4 2 8
South Africa 9 3 5 1 7
Bangladesh 9 3 5 1 7
West Indies 9 2 6 1 5
Afghanistan 9 0 9 0 0





Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3631 113
2 New Zealand 2547 111
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3663 105
5 Australia 2640 98
6 Sri Lanka 3462 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6420 123
2 India 6807 122
3 New Zealand 4763 113
4 Australia 5470 112
5 South Africa 5193 110
6 Pakistan 4756 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
4 Australia 5471 261
5 India 7273 260
6 New Zealand 4056 254