ABU DHABI: Pakistan takes lead by 1-0 against New zealand in 3 test match series.Misbah also becomes the most successful test captian of Pakistan cricket team.In the last day of first test match, Pakistan needed two wickets to seal the match. Imran khan and Yasir took the one wicket each to claim the victory. Sodhi remains the highest scorer from the kiwis in the second innings with 63 runs.
The personal milestone for Pakistan Capitan, Misbah-ul-Haq took over two past greats of the game Imran khan and Javed Miandad as Pakistan’s most successful Test captain on Thursday.
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It’s a great feeling to be part of the winning team. It’s a young team, nobody expected us to perform like this. I’m really thankful to all the persons who supported me on and off the cricket field, Misbah told in the post-match presentation.
Rahat Ali Man of the Match took 6 wickets in two innings said, “It’s my first man of the match. Very happy. Waqar’s coaching and Mushtaq’s support are helping me a lot. They gave me a lot of plans. Mainly it was to bowl a lot of dot balls and bowl wicket-to-wicket. I’ve worked very hard with the coaching staff and I want to keep performing like this in the future.”
Pakistan 556/3d &175/2d v New Zealand 262 & 231