The visitor team Pakistan’s aim looking in their favor. The Pakistan team’s target is a clean sweep against Zimbabwe in the 2021 Pakistan tour of Zimbabwe. Pakistan team scored 510 runs in their first innings with the loss of eight wickets and after that the captain of their team Babar Azam decided to declare the innings.
The opener of the team Imran Butt scored just two runs off 20 balls and out. Azhar Ali faced 240 balls and scored 126 runs with the help of seventeen boundaries and a maximum. The captain of the team Babar Azam once again had not survived for so long, he goes with scoring just 2 runs. Fawad Alam also failed to score good runs, his wicket fallen when he was at 5.
Sajid Khan contributed 20 runs, Mohammad Rizwan † 21, Hasan Ali 0. Today Nauman Ali showed some magnificent hits, he smashed five 6s and nine 4s in his innings of 97. Abid Ali was the star of the day with 215 not out of 407 deliveries. He smashed all Zimbabwean bowlers all around the park with 29 boundaries.
PAK vs Zim Highlights today Saturday, 8-05-2021 – 2nd Test, Pakistan tour of Zimbabwe from Harare Sports Club.
Babar Azam won the toss and chose to bat first.
Pakistan team: 1 Imran Butt, 2 Abid Ali, 3 Azhar Ali, 4 Babar Azam (capt.), 5 Fawad Alam, 6 Mohammad Rizwan (wk), 7 Hasan Ali, 8 Nauman Ali, 9 Sajid Khan, 10 Shaheen Shah Afridi, 11 Tabish Khan.
Zimbabwe team: 1 Kevin Kasuza, 2 Tarisai Musakanda, 3 Regis Chakabva (wk), 4 Brendan Taylor (capt.), 5 Milton Shumba, 6 Roy Kaia, 7 Tendai Chisoro, 8 Luke Jongwe, 9 Donald Tiripano, 10 Blessing Muzarabani, 11 Richard Ngarava.
Match Timings: 07:30 GMT | 09:30 Local | 12:30 PKT
Umpires – Langton Rusere, Marais Erasmus
TV Umpires – Iknow Chabi
Match Referee – Andy Pycroft
Reserve Umpire – Forster Mutizwa
Match number – Test no. 2421