By Bhawna Rawat, Updated : Aug 08, 2020 10:44 IST
England Vs Pakistan 1st Test Match Day 3 Highlights: England trailing by 244 runs

England Vs Pakistan 1st test match is ongoing in Old Trafford Manchester. Pakistan is ahead of by 244 runs & were 137-8 in their second innings of the third day.  

England were all out for 209 on Day 3 of the 1st test match, which gave Pakistan a lead of 107 runs after1st innings. England lost Ollie Pope after a massive innings of 62 runs in the morning session. After lunch Yashir Shah & Shadab Khan took the charge for England’s middle order. Yahir Shah shines out by taking 4-66.  

In Pakistan’s second innings they lost their key player Shah Masood before the tea break, a little shower of rain also interrupted the match for a while, but the match resumed soon. 

Ben Stokes who did not bowl in the third test against West Indies due to quad injury. Now gives hope to the England team, he had Rizwan by lbw on umpire’s call & then Shaheen Afridi too. 

1st innings star player Babar Azam & Azhar Ali were also out soon, in the final session, but Asad Shafiq & Rizwan took the charge & put a great partnership taking lead across 200. 

End of day 3, 14 wickets were fallen; Pakistan went into pavilion with the score of 137/8 leading by 244 runs. Day 4 will start with Pakistani batsman on the ground resuming the match at Old Trafford in Manchester, from 3:30 PM (IST).    

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