Yasir spins Pakistan to series-clinching win

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 13:13

After completing the whitewash against West Indies in T20I and ODI series with 3-0 in both, Pakistan also won the test series on Tuesday with 2-0 lead after winning the second test match at Abu Dhabi. Pakistan’s star bowler Yasir Shah carried the day. He took 10 wickets in the second test match, reported 24 News.

Yasir Shah took four wickets in the first inning and six wickets in the second inning in the second test match. Shah led Pakistan to a 133-runs victory on Tuesday. With Tuesday’s spell, Yasir Shah completed his second 10-wicket haul in Test cricket with magnificent six for 124 in the second inning.

Pakistan 452 (Younis 127, Misbah 96, Gabriel 5-96) and 227 for 2 dec (Azhar 79, Shafiq 58*, Aslam 50) beat West Indies 224 (Yasir 4-86, Rahat 3-45) and 322 (Blackwood 95, Brathwaite 67, Yasir 6-124) by 133 runs.

Pakistan is set to play the third test match at Sharjah Cricket Stadium starting from Sunday October 30 to Thursday November 3.