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PAKISTAN 281(90.5 OVERS)1ST INNINGS WEST INDIES 337(115.4 OVERS)1ST INNINGS PAKISTAN 208(81.3 OVERS)2ND INNINGS
Scorer: Binoy | Commentator: Shashank Kishore
Kraigg Brathwaite has already shown he has the temperament to play long innings; in Sharjah, he did it under enormous pressure, and became the first opener ever to remain unbeaten through both innings of a Test match
Jason Holder, the West Indies captain, doffed his hat to Kraigg Brathwaite after the opener's instrumental role in the side's first Test win since May 2015
Stats highlights from the fifth day in Sharjah where West Indies registered a rare Test win against a strong side
After losing the ODIs and T20Is 0-3 to Pakistan, West Indies showed more resistance than most would have expected to finish the Test series 1-2
The last time Pakistan lost more than one wicket in the 1st over of a Test; they were 0 for 3 v Ind in Karachi, but won the game by 341 runs
Fifties in 12 Test innings for Sami Aslam. He hasn't scored a century yet, though - his highest is 90
Last time Pakistan failed to score 300-plus in the first inns of a Test against West Indies in UAE or at home. They could manage only 281 in this inns.
No. of team totals lower than Pakistan's 281 to have four individual fifty-plus scores. NZ had made 275 with help of four 50s v Pak in Hamilton in 2010-11.
No. of ducks for Samuels in Tests since 2011 - the second-most by any top-order batsman (No. 1 to 7). Only Ross Taylor (12) has more ducks.
No. of 50s for Brathwaite without converting it into a century, before this knock. Prior to that he had converted 4 of 6 50s into 100s from June 2014 to April 2015.
No. of consecutive Tests where WI had conceded a first-inns lead (when they batted second), before this. They have taken a lead this time.
No. of WI batsmen to carry their bat in a Test inns, including Brathwaite. The last was Gayle at Adelaide in 2008-09. Worrell, Hunte and Haynes (3) being others.
No of top-order batsman (1 to 6) to bag 2 pairs in a year before Asad Shafiq.The previous 2 were: Mohinder Amarnath in 1983 and Mark Waugh in 1992.
Previous best figures for Holder in Tests, against Eng in Bridgetown in 2015. He has taken more than 3 wkts in this inns; first time in 20 Tests.
No. of times West Indies have failed to chase targets of less than 200 in Tests, before this - won 51 and drawn 6.
Last time a WI opener scored a century and a fifty in an away Test, excluding B'desh and Zim - Gayle in Centurion. Brathwaite has done it in this match.
No. of Tests won by West Indies away from home since 2000, excluding B'desh and Zim, including this win. In 76 Tests since then, they lost 56 of them.
No. of openers to remain not out in both inning of a Test - Brathwaite in this match is the first to achieve this.