Pakistan vs New Zealand, Highlights, 2nd Check at Dubai, Day 4, Full cricket rating: Hosts win by an innings and 16 runs


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Day 3 report: Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah took 10 New Zealand wickets in Dubai on Monday to depart the Kiwis dealing with the specter of an innings defeat after day three of the second take a look at.

Shah took eight first-innings wickets for 41 and added two extra after New Zealand have been compelled to observe on, changing into the primary bowler to take 10 wickets in a day since Indian Anil Kumble in 1999.

New Zealand at the very least confirmed some combat of their second innings, managing to get to 131 for 2 to path Pakistan by 197 runs at stumps and preserve the faintest glimmer of hope alive.

New Zealand lead the three-test sequence 1-0.

Sarfraz Ahmed and Kane Williamson, captain of Pakistan and New Zealand respectively, pose with the sequence trophy. AFP

Six batsmen made geese within the first innings, equalling an undesirable take a look at file as New Zealand collapsed to 90 all out in reply to Pakistan’s 418 for 5 declared.

New Zealand had reached 50 with out loss earlier than the veteran Shah took centre stage to devastating impact.

In a single magical Shah over, New Zealand misplaced three key wickets, with opener Tom Latham (22), Ross Taylor (0) and Henry Nicholls (0) falling to vary the course of the match.

That three-wicket maiden was a harbinger of worse to return for the Kiwis, and by the point Shah completed scything his means by way of their batting order, New Zealand had made their lowest-ever complete underneath captain Kane Williamson.

Williamson was the only beacon of hope for New Zealand in that woeful first innings, staying doggedly on the crease whereas wickets fell throughout him and ending on 28 not out.

Shah continued to make inroads when the Kiwis returned for his or her second innings.

The 32-year-old struck early to have opener Jeet Raval stumped for simply two and Williamson caught behind for 30, earlier than Taylor and Latham steadied the ship with a 65-run partnership for the third wicket.

New Zealand gained the opening take a look at in Abu Dhabi by 4 runs. The groups will return to the identical venue for the ultimate match from Dec. 3-7.

With inputs from Reuters


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