Bolsafinanzas.com

Root and Woakes turn the screw on Pakistan


Chasing England's first innings total of 589-8 declared, the visitors were left at 57-4 overnight, a huge 532 behind the hosts.

With this double century, Root became the first England batsman to hit a double-century against Pakistan in a home Test since Denis Compton's 278 at Trent Bridge in 1954.

Misbah-ul-Haq, the Pakistan captain, top-scored for his side with 52 and shared a ninth-wicket stand of 60 with Wahab Riaz, who made a Test-best 39.

Root added: "Today we played a lot straighter".

Hungry England should have faced a tough slog to claim 20 wickets on this batsman friendly pitch but having gone 1-0 down in the first Test they have already bitten a sizeable chunk out of the Pakistani batting.

And England assistant coach Paul Farbrace believes the decision to bat again was the correct one and hopes that will be proved with a win to level the series.

Trump changed views on Ukraine after hiring Manafort
And having a good relationship - maybe. and having a good relationship with Russian Federation is a good thing, not a bad thing. He explained that when he said Russian Federation wouldn't move into Ukraine, he was referring to a time when he is president.

They finished on 98 for one, with Hales falling to Mohammed Amir, with England 489 runs ahead at stumps.

After winning the first test last week, Pakistan found themselves in a awful position on day three at Old Trafford.

That gave Shah then-innings figures of one for 139 in 38.4 overs - a marked contrast to his man-of-the-match return of 10 for 141 during Pakistan's 75-run win in the first Test at Lord's last week.

Rain forced the players off the field for about an hour and when they returned Asad Shafiq, on four, drove loosely at a wide ball from Stuart Broad and Alex Hales took a simple catch at point.

After putting on a 185-run stand for the second wicket with skipper Alastair Cook on the opening day, he further consolidated England's position in the match with his show on Day 2.

Cook had the opportunity to put Pakistan back in again once England bowled the tourists out for just 198.

No Messi or Suarez scandalous — Barca
Lionel Messi starred as Barcelona successfully retained their Liga crown in 2015-16, scoring 41 goals in all competitions - 26 of those in the league.

Sarfraz Ahmed may have come in at 76 for six but the wicket-keeper stuck to his attacking game and got off the mark when he cut Broad over Hales's head for four.

With Pakistan given 24 overs to bat, England hit back emphatically as Woakes grabbed two wickets before the returning Stokes got his first. "We thought we'd bat while the wicket was still good, rather than put ourselves under pressure when it gets worse".

So too were England, after Stokes had an out-of-sorts Younus caught down the leg-side and then Woakes himself found a short ball too good for an authentic but unsuccessful nightwatchman in Rahat.

Wahab hoisted Ali for six. Sarfraz's 26 featured five fours but Pakistan were now 112 for 7.

Mohammad Amir, another of Pakistan's left-arm quicks, was uppercut for six high over third man by Woakes.

Donald Trump faces divided party in Midwestern battlegrounds
The money was frozen after the 1979 Iranian revolution and subsequent hostage crisis, which blocked delivery of the weapons. Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos offered a blunt message ahead of the presidential nominee's arrival.

Artículos relacionados

  • Chicago police release video tied to shooting of unarmed man

    He tells other officers the person he shot is lying three houses over. "Think I'm good - bunch of shots", the officer says . The videos appear to show cops warning one another to turn their body cameras off, according to the Chicago Tribune .

    USA Olympic Medal Count 2016: Updated Results From Rio Games

    Secretary of State John Kerry watching, the fifth-seeded Williams was broken while serving for the victory at 5-3. Keeper Hope Solo played in her 200th worldwide game, which is a first for a keeper on the global level.

    Martínez de Giorgi: "No hay ningún tipo de presión"

    Tras la polémica que despertó el intento de detención contra Hebe de Bonafini , dos referentes de los Derechos Humanos opinaron este sábado al respecto: Nora Cortiñas y Adolfo Pérez Esquivel .
  • Labeling Yanks a 'pretender,' Cashman flips rebuild switch

    Labeling Yanks a 'pretender,' Cashman flips rebuild switch

    Despite the interest of several teams, including the Red Sox, Indians and Astros, the notion of trading Beltran was no certainty. Colin Rea is heading back to the San Diego Padres after leaving with an injury in his first start since being traded to Miami.
    Tiradora Alejandra Zavala avanza a la final en Río 2016

    Tiradora Alejandra Zavala avanza a la final en Río 2016

    México estuvo a nada de conquistar su primera medalla en los Juegos Olímpicos de Río 2016 . El mexicano Daniel Gómez cae 15-5 ante el italiano Giorgio Avola en florete individual.
    UN rights official criticizes Iran for executing 20 people

    UN rights official criticizes Iran for executing 20 people

    The statement enlists crimes such as violence, adventurism, ideological extremism, armed burglary, etc. Official said the men came from Kurdish areas and belonged to the extremist Tawhid and Jihad group.
  • Rio Olympics Opening Ceremony Ratings Sink 25 Percent From London

    Rio Olympics Opening Ceremony Ratings Sink 25 Percent From London

    Swimming legend Michael Phelps said the honor of being the US flag bearer was something that he could not pass up. An estimated global audience of three billion watched the ceremony . "It is not a good message for the world.
    Martin Truex Jr. signs 2-year extension with NASCAR team

    Martin Truex Jr. signs 2-year extension with NASCAR team

    A second vehicle could be a way for Erik Jones to get a Sprint Cup ride given there's no spot at JGR available. Truex Jr. has been one of the more consistent drivers in 2016, as he sits eighth in points with one win.

    John Kasich, Mitt Romney Endorse Paul Ryan for Congress

    Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), who he heaped scorn on during the Post interview . "We will have disagreements", Trump said. Friday night in Green Bay, Trump tried to put all that behind him. "I don't throw babies out", Trump said.
  • Pogba viajó a Inglaterra para firmar con el Manchester United, según Gazzetta

    Pogba viajó a Inglaterra para firmar con el Manchester United, según Gazzetta

    Paul Pogba , de 23 años, se sumó a la lista de incorporaciones de los 'Red Devils' que encabeza el sueco Zlatan Ibrahimovic . Los " Red Devils " anunciaron en su cuenta de Twitter el fichaje del jugador bajo el slogan "Pogback".

    Railing collapses at New Jersey concert injuring about 30

    Authorities said there was another concert scheduled for tonight, but it is unclear at this time whether the show will happen . It has undergone several name changes, though, as sponsors have gone out of business or were acquired by other companies.
    American Shooter Wins First Gold Medal of Rio Games

    American Shooter Wins First Gold Medal of Rio Games

    She will be competing with the Mountaineers, who happen to be the best rifle team in the United States , for three more years. And on that first hunt she got herself a whitetail deer and the legend was about to grow.

Comentarios