It was an easy win for Pakustan after making 418 runs in first innings,Harris Sohail made 147 and Babar Azam contributed 127* runs for Pakistan but New Zealand could not do much better than their one innings even in two innings, Ross Taylor, Nicholls and Latham made fifties for the team still couldn’t level the score of first innings.
Yasir Shah who got the man of the match award got 14 wickets which is second most wickets for Pakistan in test, Imran Khan was one and now Yasir Shah.
It is best figure in UAE as well, No any bowler taken 14 wickets in UAE or more than that.
This was also best figure for any bowler against Kiwis as well total 14 wickets.
It’s Tea Break
Pakistan have got 3 wickets in this session before an hour there was nothing except the partnership between Nichols and Watling but after the Watling wickets everything changed, now Pakistan is just inches away from the victory they need just 3 wickets now and NZ are 31 runs behind
NZ is at 297/7 at the moment
Nicholls 74 and Wagner 2 are playing
Yasir Shah is having dream test here in Dubai, he has taken 12 wickets in the match already.
Pakistan is just 3 wickets away from beating Kiwis at Dubai
New Zealand are at 285/7 at the moment
Nicholls is still out there for 65.
Yasir Shah just dismisses Watling LBW.
Fifth wicket goes down for kiwis, Pakistan can think about to restrict kiwis here.
NZ are 263/5 right now
With that four, Nicholls brings his well calculated fifty in crucial part of the inning to save kiwis from the horror defeat
He has been good in the series, he scored some vital scores in the series for the Kiwis
New Zealand are 253 at the moment
Nicholls 52 and Watling 26 are playing
It’s been tough for the bowlers so far, nothing from the pitch, match seem to be interesting on the day 4, this might hurt Pakistan if New Zealand survives the whole day today.
NZ are 245/4 at the moment
Nichols 45 and Watling 25 are the playing.
Just one edge of Abbas Bowling so far goes short from the fielder too, Watling hangs around to chipped it up for the Kiwis to rescue them from and Inning defeat.
Patience will be key here for the kiwis if they can play the whole then there might be a chance for them to go ahead
NZ is at 229/4 at the moment
Nicholls 34 and Watling 20 are playing
It’s Lunch break now !!!
New Zealand has fought back in the session, Pakistan also quite well in this session as the session share between both the sides.
Ross Taylor who was playing really good cricket was last man dismissed while playing risky shot which goes to the hand of fielder at leg side, top edge cause his wicket.
New Zealand has made 222/4 at the lunch break
Nichols 31 and Watling on 16 are playing.
Tom Latham was the last man dismissed but Ross Taylor ensure that New Zealand will not give up on the having trail of 328 given by the Pakistan on their first inning failure.
New Zealand is hoping to have more partnerships with next pairs to ensure that they can give some lead
NZ are 162/3 at the moment
Ross Taylor 65 and Nichols 8 are playing now