The second day of the third Test being played between Pakistan and New Zealand has ended. In this match being played at Abu Dhabi's Sheikh Zayed stadium, Pakistan have scored 139 runs on the loss of three wickets till the end of the day's play. Right now, Azhar Ali is 62 * and Asad Shafiq is on 26 runs in the crease. Pakistan are still 135 runs behind in this match.
Batting first, winning the toss, New Zealand made an all-out finish with 274 runs in the first innings. In the first innings from New Zealand, captain Ken Williamson played a wonderful innings of 89 runs. Apart from this, Vijay Rawal (45) and BJ Watling batted unbeaten 77 runs. Bilal Asif hit a maximum of 65 runs in Pakistan's favor with five wickets.
Chasing a target of 274 in the first innings of the first innings, Pakistan started poorly, with two wickets falling on 17 runs. Opener Imam ul Haq (9) and Mohammad Hafeez returned to the pavilion with zero. At the same time, Haris Sohail scored 34 runs from Pakistan. Trent Bolt took two and Tim Southee took 1 for Kiwi side.