Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

Azhar Ali
139(293) 15x4 - 1x6
Control %90%
  • Productive Shot
  • flick
  • 32 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
3 12 12 37 29 7 14 25
MM Ali
86(96) 10x4 - 2x6
Control %89%
  • Productive Shot
  • on drive
  • 17 runs
  • 1x4 - 2x6
3 8 11 12 14 19 7 12

Best performances - Bowlers

Sohail Khan
O23
M3
R96
W5
Eco4.17
RHB
OFFLEG
1W1W
2W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W
CR Woakes
O30
M7
R79
W3
Eco2.63
RHB
OFFLEG
1W1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W

Partnerships

  • ENG - 1st
  • PAK - 1st
  • ENG - 2nd
  • PAK - 2nd

England - 1st - Innings

36
AN Cook19 (26)
AD Hales17 (31)
12
AN Cook9 (8)
JE Root3 (6)
27
AN Cook17 (18)
JM Vince9 (22)
69
GS Ballance36 (70)
JM Vince30 (43)
14
GS Ballance2 (5)
JM Bairstow12 (16)
66
MM Ali34 (87)
GS Ballance32 (75)
20
MM Ali10 (7)
CR Woakes9 (24)
32
MM Ali19 (23)
SCJ Broad13 (24)
2
MM Ali0 (1)
ST Finn1 (11)
19
JM Anderson5 (9)
ST Finn14 (14)

Pakistan - 1st - Innings

0
Mohammad Hafeez0 (4)
Sami Aslam0 (0)
181
Azhar Ali86 (195)
Sami Aslam82 (176)
76
Younis Khan21 (68)
Azhar Ali53 (98)
17
Younis Khan10 (22)
Misbah-ul-Haq2 (24)
22
Misbah-ul-Haq22 (32)
Asad Shafiq0 (18)
62
Misbah-ul-Haq32 (51)
Sarfraz Ahmed27 (34)
9
Yasir Shah7 (10)
Sarfraz Ahmed1 (5)
1
Sarfraz Ahmed0 (0)
Mohammad Amir1 (8)
18
Sarfraz Ahmed9 (16)
Sohail Khan7 (8)
14
Sarfraz Ahmed9 (36)
Rahat Ali4 (12)

England - 2nd - Innings

126
AN Cook66 (103)
AD Hales54 (128)
0
AD Hales0 (3)
JE Root0 (5)
95
JM Vince28 (99)
JE Root62 (118)
36
GS Ballance19 (30)
JM Vince14 (24)
25
GS Ballance9 (40)
JM Bairstow12 (43)
152
MM Ali79 (89)
JM Bairstow71 (84)
11*
MM Ali7 (7)
CR Woakes3 (9)

Pakistan - 2nd - Innings

6
Mohammad Hafeez2 (16)
Sami Aslam3 (20)
73
Azhar Ali38 (75)
Sami Aslam35 (73)
13
Younis Khan4 (17)
Sami Aslam9 (26)
32
Misbah-ul-Haq10 (25)
Sami Aslam22 (36)
1
Asad Shafiq0 (4)
Sami Aslam1 (3)
0
Sarfraz Ahmed0 (5)
Sami Aslam0 (6)
0
Yasir Shah0 (1)
Sami Aslam0 (3)
24
Yasir Shah7 (18)
Mohammad Amir16 (14)
2
Mohammad Amir0 (12)
Sohail Khan2 (5)
50
Sohail Khan34 (32)
Rahat Ali15 (35)

Splendid comeback

0

No. of Tests won by England against Pakistan after facing a higher deficit than the 103 runs in this Test.

Quick wickets

23

No. of balls in which Pakistan lost their 4 wickets (4th to 7th) - Misbah, Shafiq, Sarfraz, Sami. The four wickets added just one run combined.

Young Sami Aslam

0

No. of Pakistan openers who made 2 50+ scores in a Test at a younger age than Sami Aslam (20 y, 235d). He is overall the fifth youngest opener to do so.

fourth-innings specialist

59.17

Younis Khan's ave in the 4th inns of Tests, before this - highest among 27 batsmen with 1000+ runs in 4th inns. However, his ave in 4th inns outside Asia is 41.71.

Hafeez outside Asia

20.09

Hafeez's ave in Tests outside Asia - lowest for any opener with 25 or more Test innings, including non-subcontinent openers.

Can Pakistan survive?

3

No. of times the teams have batted more than 80 overs in the 4th inns at Edgbaston. Pakistan needs 343 runs in 84 overs.

Safe target?

2-8

Win-loss by the teams chasing targets of 200+ in Tests at Edgbaston, in 16 occasions. SA, though, chased 281 when last time target of 200+ was set, in 2008.

Bairstow at top

777

Previous most Test runs by an England wicketkeeper in a calendar year, by Matt Prior (2012). Bairstow has gone past that mark in the second inns of this Test.

No big score yet

9

No. of inns Vince has played in Tests, but hasn't yet scored a fifty. He has got out for 42 twice, in 30s twice and only two single-digit scores.

Top-three show

2002

Last time England's top-3 scored 50 or more in their 2nd inns of a home Test, before this - vs SL, Lord's. This is only their 6th such instance at home

First in a decade

2006

The last time both England openers passed 50 in a Test innings v Pakistan - Strauss and Trescothick, at Headingley in August 2006

Century stand at last

37

Attempts without a century stand in the second innings for England in Tests. The last one before today was in March 2013 - 231 between Compton-Cook

A healthy lead

9

Instances of Pakistan taking 100+ 1st-innings lead v England in England, before this Test. They have won 4 and drawn 4, with 1 forfeiture