Johannesburg: On the 4th day of 3rd and final cricket Test at Johannesburg against South Africa, Pakistan will resume their second innings at 153 for 3 today.
Asad Shafiq and Babar Azam helped Pakistan reach 153/3 at the close of day’s play. The visitors require another 228 runs to win with 7 wickets in hand.
Pakistan, 153-3, need 228 runs to win with seven wickets remaining on the fourth day of the third and final Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
Chasing a mammoth target of 381 runs, Pakistani openers Imam-ul-Haq and Shan Masood gave Pakistan the start the visitors would have hoped for. The duo added 67-run for the first wicket. However, Dale Steyn struck twice in two overs to push Pakistan on backfoot.
Imam was the first batsman to be dismissed in the 20th over. Shan also failed to resist the South African seam attack as he fell short in the 24th over. Duanne Olivier gave visitors the third blow as he dismissed Azhar Ali when he was on 15.