Pakistan got the target of only 88 runs in the Karachi Test, South Africa’s condition deteriorates. A two-match Test series is being played between hosts Pakistan and South Africa.
The first match of the series is being played in Karachi, in which the condition of the visiting team is very bad.
Pakistan has to score only 88 runs to win the first Test match, as the Proteas team could only manage 245 runs after losing a good start in their second innings and lost all wickets.
At the age of 34, this Pakistan bowler made a test debut, broke 87 years old record
Pakistan cricket team is playing a Test match at home with South Africa after 13 years. The hosts have done well in the two-match Test series.
34-year-old Nauman Ali, making his debut in this match, set a new record by taking 5 wickets in the second innings. He became the first bowler in Test cricket to take 5 wickets in an innings of a debut match in 71 years.
On the fourth day of the first Test match played with South Africa in Karachi, Pakistan tightened its grip on the match. The visiting team, who were dismissed for 220 in the first innings, could only score 245 runs in the second innings.
Pakistan had scored 378 runs in the first innings with the help of Fawad Alam’s century. Pakistan had a 158-run lead on the basis of the first innings. In this match, the team of South Africa was able to keep the target of just 88 runs in front of the hosts.
Nauman Ali made a record
Nauman, who played for Pakistan in the first Test, took 5 wickets for 35 runs in 25.3 overs in the second innings. A first left-arm spin from Pakistan who has done so.
Nauman, who took 5 wickets in an innings on Test debut, is Pakistan’s fourth spinner, while the 12th bowler has this special achievement to his name.
First bowler to do so in 87 years
Nauman made his Test debut at the age of 34 years 114 days and took 5 wickets in an innings in the very first match. 71 years later, in Test cricket, at the age of 34, a bowler has done so.
At the same time, after 87 years, a spinner made 5 wickets in an innings while making his debut. He has become the oldest drawer spinner to do so.