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Woakes, Buttler lead England to thrilling 3-wicket win over Pakistan – cricket


Jos Buttler and Chris Woakes led a outstanding comeback for England in a three-wicket victory over Pakistan within the first take a look at on Saturday.

The pair went on the counter-attack on the fall of the fifth wicket in England’s second innings and shared a sixth-wicket stand of 139 on day Four at Previous Trafford. No followers had been current for the thrilling finale because of the coronavirus pandemic restrictions.

Buttler was out for 75 whereas Woakes hit the successful runs and was undefeated on 84 as England completed on 277-7.

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah (4-99) had put Pakistan in pole place with two wickets as England, chasing a goal of 277 for victory, slipped from 86-1 to 117-5 in its second innings.

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Ollie Pope (7) was the fifth man out to a outstanding supply from left-armer Shaheen Afridi which flew off the pitch. As Pope flinched in shock, the ball clattered into his glove and lobbed excessive in the direction of Shadab Khan coming in from gully.

That dismissal introduced Buttler and Woakes collectively and the sport more and more swung in England’s favor.

Wicketkeeper Buttler greater than made up for his poor match efficiency behind the stumps. When he was out for 75, leg earlier than wicket to Yasir, England solely wanted 21 runs to win.

Woakes, chosen as a seamer, confirmed his batting expertise with an outstanding cowl drive to convey up his half-century on an unpredictable wicket. Dom Bess (zero not out) was with Woakes on the finish.

Earlier, Pakistan resumed on 137-Eight and added a quickfire 32 runs earlier than being bowled out for 169.

Broad completed with figures of 3-37, taking his tally to 6 within the match, and there have been additionally two wickets apiece for Woakes and Stokes, who each had figures of 2-11.

Pakistan scored 326 in its first innings earlier than dismissing England for 219.

The second of three checks begins Thursday at Southampton.



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