PAK beat WI by 109 runs in 2nd test & Level the series 1-1 – AUG 2021
The latest news from the sports world is that Pakistan has beaten West Indies in the second test match by 109 runs. The second test match was played in Kingston cricket ground at the Sabina Park. West Indies cricket team Captain Kraigg Brathwaite has won the important toss and elected to field first.
Pakistan 1st Innings
The start of Pakistan was very poor. They lost their three top-order batsmen when the total score was just 2 runs. At this stage, Pakistan team Captain Babar Azam and great middle-order batsman Fawad Alam backed their team and took the scoreboard to a very good position.
In the first innings, Babar Azam scored crucial 75 runs on 174 balls. Fawad Alam scored the fifth century of his career and remains not out on 124 runs.
Pakistan declared their first innings on a total of 302 runs.
Kemar Roach & Jayden Seales were the top bowlers for West Indies as they took three wickets each.
West Indies 1st Innings
In reply, West Indies couldn’t bat brilliantly in the first innings and were all out on just 150 runs. Nkrumah Bonner remained the top batsman who scored 37 runs 116 balls.
Shaheen Shah Afridi bowled brilliantly and hit the right areas. West Indies players had no answer to Afridi’s bowling.
Shaheen Afridi took 6 important wickets in his 17 over spell.
Pakistan 2nd Innings
Pakistan declared their second innings on 176 runs for the loss of 6 wickets. Imran Butt & Babar Azam remained the top scorer for Pakistan. Both players scored 37 and 33 runs respectively.
West Indies bowlers Jason Holder & Alzarri Joseph took 2 wickets each.
Pakistan team set a difficult target of 329 runs for West Indies.
West Indies 2nd Innings
In reply, None of the West Indies players could play long innings and were all out on 219 runs. Kraigg Brathwaite & Jason Holder show some resistance against top-quality bowling but couldn’t take their team to the finishing line.
Shaheen Afridi bowled brilliantly again in the second innings and played a vital role in his team’s victory. He took 4 wickets in his 17 over spell.
Player Of The Match
Due to the brilliant bowling performance, Shaheen Shah Afridi was announced as the best player of the match.
PAK vs WI Series Result
WI beat Pakistan in the first test match of the series. Pakistan came back strongly and level the series by beating the WI in the second and final test match of the series. 2-match series drawn 1-1.
Player Of The Series
Shaheen Afridi was named as the best player of the series due to his great bowling performance.
World Test Championship Points Table – Latest August 2021
Pakistan cricket team jumps to the second number in World test championship points table after beating West Indies in the final match of the test series.
Cricket team Pakistan is hosting New Zealand in the upcoming month of September. Both teams will play 3 ODIs and 5 T20Is.
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