3rd Test: Azhar Ali’s century lifts Pakistan close to victory

3rd Test Azhar Ali century lifts Pakistan close to victory
Abu Dhabi: Pakistan have picked the pace as Azhar Ali’s brilliant century lifts the team to 224 in the third and final Test in Abu Dhabi.

Azhar Ali notched a brilliant hundred to guide Pakistan to 224-3 till now. Whereas, Asad Shafiq is unbeaten on 55.

At lunch, Azhar Ali stands on 111* and his partner in this outstanding 4th wicket partnership, Asad Shafiq on 55*. Trail of only 50 runs is remaining at the first lunch session today.

The partnership between both experienced Pakistani batsman, Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq stands undefeated at 139.

With seven wickets remaining, Pakistan has the control of the game and looks to give a solid lead to Kiwis for their second innings.