KINGSTON – Mohammad Abbas’ strikes Thursday put West Indies on the again foot after Pakistan have been bowled out on 217 on the opening day of the primary Take a look at performed at Sabina Park.
At 2-2 going into the second day, with captain Kraigg Brathwaite and Roston Chase set to renew the innings.
Earlier, West Indies received the toss and requested Pakistan to bat first. The vacationers misplaced their openers Imran Butt (11) and Abid Ali (9) with 21 runs on the board.
Azhar Ali was dismissed for 17 runs, captain Babar Azam contributed 30 earlier than falling to Kemar Roach.
Mohammad Rizwan fell for a quickfire 23 off 30 balls which left Pakistan wobbling at 101 for 5.
Left-hander Fawad Alam joined palms with all-rounder Faheem Ashraf for an 85-run sixth-wicket alliance that took the guests to 186 earlier than Faheem was run out for 44 (66 balls, eight fours).
Fawad top-scored with 56 which turned out to be his first Take a look at half-century, the southpaw had earlier transformed his first 4 profession fifties into lots of. Fawad hit six fours in his sometimes gutsy 117-ball effort.
Pakistan have been bowled out for 217 in 70.Three overs, Jason Holder took three wickets for 26 whereas Jayden Seales additionally claimed three wickets for the West Indies with Roach ending with two for 47 off 16 overs.
Within the morning session of play solely 17 overs have been potential as heavens opened with Pakistan positioned at 34 for 2.
Pakistan roared again in rivalry as pacer Mohammad Abbas accounted for opener Kieran Powell and Nkrumah Bonner on successive deliveries of the third over of the West Indies innings.
The hosts completed the day at two for 2 after 4 overs of play, they are going to start day-two trailing Pakistan by 215 runs.
Scores in short:
Pakistan 217 all out, 70.Three overs (Fawad Alam 56, Faheem Ashraf 44; Jason Holder 3-26, Jayden Seales 3-70, Kemar Roach 2-47)
West Indies 2 for two, four overs (Mohammad Abbas 2-0)