Close of Play

  • Thu, 20 Jul - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 97/3 (Younis Khan 50*, Faisal Iqbal 7*, 25 ov)
  • Fri, 21 Jul - day 2 - Pakistan 2nd innings 24/0 (Salman Butt 15*, Imran Farhat 9*, 7 ov)
  • Sat, 22 Jul - day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 160/3 (40.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Butt and Farhat find form in win

    Salman Butt and Imran Farhat spent useful time in the middle, ahead of the second Test at Old Trafford, as the Pakistanis suffered few problems reaching their target against Northamptonshire

  • Nazir stakes his claim for Pakistan

    Shahid Nazir staked his claim for a spot in Pakistan's injury-hit attack for the second Test at Old Trafford with an impressive burst against Northamptonshire

  • Woolmer defends Butt and Farhat

    Bob Woolmer, Pakistan's coach, has defended his misfiring top-order batsmen after their continued failure in the three-day fixture against Northamptonshire

  • Top-order and Peters frustrate Pakistan

    Pakistan's preparations for the second Test went far from smoothly as they struggled with both bat and ball on the first day against Northamptonshire at Wantage Road

  • Younis returns to lead Pakistan against Northamptonshire

    Younis Khan, the Pakistan vice-captain, returns from injury to lead his side in their four-day tour match against Northamptonshire

Pakistanis 4th innings Partnerships

1st118Imran FarhatSalman Butt
2nd25Taufeeq UmarSalman Butt
3rd14Younis KhanSalman Butt
4th3Faisal IqbalYounis Khan