Babar Azam and Abdullah Shafiq are trying to save the team from defeat against Australia. The captain is on the crease with 102 runs and the young batsman is at the crease with 71 runs. The second Test of the series between Pakistan and Australia is underway in Karachi. On the fourth day, the visitors declared their second innings at 97 for two, after which Pakistan got a target of 506 for victory.
Babar Azam and Abdullah Shafiq trying their best to win PAK vs AUS Test Series 2022
The Pakistan team faced difficulties in chasing the target from the beginning and opener Imam-ul-Haq and another senior batsman Azhar Ali returned to the pavilion with just 6 runs scored. After losing two wickets early, Pakistan captain Babar Azam and opener Abdullah Shafiq stood firm in front of the Australian bowlers, both batsmen trying to avoid defeat.
Babar and Abdullah shared 171 runs for the third wicket. Babar Azam scored 102 runs and Abdullah Shafiq scored 71 runs. Pakistan needs 314 more runs to win the match on the last day of the game while Australia needs 8 wickets. The Australian team declared the first innings at 556 for 9 while Pakistan was bowled out for just 148 in their first innings. The first Test match between Pakistan and Australia in Rawalpindi ended in a draw. The third match between the two teams will start on March 21 in Lahore.