The Asia Cup 2018 took place in UAE and now, UAE is also hosting a dua series which is executing between Pakistan and Australia. According to the schedule, they will play two matches Test series and three matches T20I series. Ahead of their Test schedule, Australia played a warm-up match against Pakistan A team which ended with the draw. Finally, the 1st Test started and Pakistan came to bat by winning the toss. They did present a big score in the first innings and according to the final report, Australia getting all out scoring 202 runs in 1st innings.
Pakistan could not arrange any home tournament in their country due to political disaster and so, their home ground match used to take place in the United Arab Emirates or UAE. Recently the Asia Cup 2018 has finished where team Pakistan played the playoff round but failed to win against Bangladesh.
Team Pakistan came to bat by winning the toss. Two players made century each in the match where a couple of players added few more runs. Like Imam scored 76 runs, Hafeez scored 126 runs, Sohail scored 110 runs and Asad Shafiq added 80 runs so far.
They total played 164.2 overs and scored 482 runs so far and lost all wickets. Siddle took three wickets and Lyon took two wickets for Australia team so far.
482 runs are the biggest score in the first innings where team Australia has also strong batting line-up but a couple of players are absent there. Khawaja scored 85 runs and Finch scored 62 runs for the team. rest players did not play good where Marsh added 12 runs and Siddle added 10 runs only.
Opening partnership added 142 runs but later, they started to lose wickets and failed to make another partnership. In 160 runs they lost the 2nd wicket, in 167 runs they lost 3rd wickets. Just four runs later, TM Head was gone as well. In 83.3 overs team, Australia lost all wickets and scored 202 runs only. Basically, team Pakistan bowled so well and the new player Bilal Asif took six wickets and destroyed the batting line up of Australia.
Though, the first breakthrough came by Mohammad Abbas and later, Asif started to show his bowling magic. According to the last news, Pakistan came to bat for the 2nd innings in 3rd day and they already lost three wickets so far. Imam started to bat with Hafeez but Hafeez this time failed to make longer innings.
He was gone with 17 runs. Imam remained not out and finished the 3rd day with Haris Sohail. Imam scored 41 runs and Sohail scored 34 runs so far.