Pakistan, answering to Sri Lanka’s first innings aggregate of 419, achieved 266-4 on the third day of the principal Test in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. Azhar Ali was unbeaten on 74 while Babar Azam fell in the last finished of the day for 28 as Pakistan were as yet 153 behind with six wickets in place. Openers Shan Masood (59) and Sami Aslam (51) had put 114 for the main wicket while Asad Shafiq made 39.
Prior Openers Shan Masood and Sami Aslam scored half hundreds of years before Sri Lanka’s spinners hit back to put Pakistan under weight on the third day of the main Test in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. Masood struck a sure 59 while Aslam made 51 out of a strong remain of 114 preceding the Sri Lankan spinners Dilruwan Perera and Rangana Herath put the brakes on the innings.