Pakistan vs Australia, 3rd ODI at Abu Dhabi: Asad Shafiq, Sohaib Maqsood steady Pakistan innings

Oct 12, 2014

Asad Shafiq, Sohaib Maqsood steady Pakistan innings after  Steven Smith took a great catch to dismiss Fawad Alam in third ODI played Pakistan at Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

Xavier Doherty floated a good length delivery on the middle stump and Alam went to sweep it, Smith who was fielding at slips ran off straight to the leg-slip position and took a brilliant catch. Alam was dismissed out before scoring.

Earlier, Australia score 231 for 9 after they elected to bat first. Steven Smith was the highest scorer with 77 runs while David Warner added 56 runs. Zulfiqar Babar and Sohail Tanvir bowled well for the Pakistan team.

Pakistan were 127 for three after 28 overs. They still require 105 runs from 22 overs.

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