Abu Dhabi (December 06, 2018): The Black Caps will resume their innings at 26/2 today as the fourth day of the final test of this series will begin today.
New Zealand openers, Tom Latham and Jeet Raval were sent back o Pavilion by Pakistani just before the end of the day’s play yesterday (Day 3).
Kiwis will seek a big total in order to hand over a decent target for the Pakistani side. They currently trail by 48 runs after Pakistan scored 348 runs in the first innings.
Shah, who took three wickets on the first day and one wicket on day three to take his total to 199 in what is his 33rd Test, is only a wicket short to Australian leg-spinner Clarrie Grimmett’s 200 in 36 Tests, made 82 years ago.
Courtesy to brilliant tons of Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq on day three, Pakistan was able to reach a decent total of 348 runs after the middle lower order failed to cope with the performance of middle order.New Zealand Debutant Will Somerville, who was brought in place of Ish Sodhi, grasped 5 wickets on his test debut against Pakistan in the first innings of the game.