Result
3rd Test, New Zealand tour of United Arab Emirates at Abu Dhabi, Dec 3-7 2018
274 & 353/7d
(56.1 ov, target 280)
348 & 156
New Zealand won by 123 runs
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JA Raval lbw b Yasir Shah4582-4054.87
TWM Latham lbw b Shaheen Shah Afridi411-1036.36
KS Williamson (c)c Asad Shafiq b Hasan Ali89176-7050.56
LRPL Taylor  b Yasir Shah01-000.00
HM Nicholls  b Yasir Shah113-007.69
BJ Watling not out77250-4030.80
C de Grandhomme c Asad Shafiq b Bilal Asif2022-1190.90
TG Southee c Babar Azam b Bilal Asif29-0022.22
WER Somerville  b Bilal Asif1299-0012.12
AY Patel c Asad Shafiq b Bilal Asif625-1024.00
TA Boult  b Bilal Asif19-0011.11
Extras(b 11, lb 6)17
TOTAL(116.1 Ov, RR: 2.35)274
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Tom Latham, 5.4 ov), 2-70 (Jeet Raval, 22.2 ov), 3-70 (Ross Taylor, 22.3 ov), 4-72 (Henry Nicholls, 26.3 ov), 5-176 (Kane Williamson, 67.6 ov), 6-203 (Colin de Grandhomme, 76.2 ov), 7-209 (Tim Southee, 78.2 ov), 8-254 (William Somerville, 106.5 ov), 9-272 (Ajaz Patel, 114.2 ov), 10-274 (Trent Boult, 116.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Hasan Ali2065812.9000
Shaheen Shah Afridi2365212.2600
Yasir Shah41117531.8200
Bilal Asif30.146552.1500
Haris Sohail20703.5000
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Imam-ul-Haq c Southee b Boult918-2050.00
Mohammad Hafeez c Southee b Boult04-000.00
Azhar Ali c Patel b Somerville134297-12045.11
Haris Sohail c †Watling b Southee3491-2037.36
Asad Shafiq lbw b Patel104259-14040.15
Babar Azam  b Somerville1425-2056.00
Sarfaraz Ahmed (c) †c Raval b Somerville2560-2041.66
Bilal Asif c Taylor b Patel1128-1039.28
Yasir Shah run out (de Grandhomme/Somerville)125-004.00
Hasan Ali  b Somerville02-000.00
Shaheen Shah Afridi not out02-000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 9, nb 1)16
TOTAL(135 Ov, RR: 2.57)348
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Mohammad Hafeez, 1.4 ov), 2-17 (Imam-ul-Haq, 5.2 ov), 3-85 (Haris Sohail, 34.5 ov), 4-286 (Azhar Ali, 106.5 ov), 5-304 (Asad Shafiq, 113.4 ov), 6-312 (Babar Azam, 118.3 ov), 7-333 (Bilal Asif, 125.5 ov), 8-346 (Yasir Shah, 132.1 ov), 9-347 (Hasan Ali, 132.6 ov), 10-348 (Sarfaraz Ahmed, 134.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TG Southee2555612.2400
TA Boult2676622.5300
C de Grandhomme1323602.7601
AY Patel35510022.8500
WER Somerville3687542.0800
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JA Raval lbw b Shaheen Shah Afridi015-000.00
TWM Latham c Haris Sohail b Yasir Shah1037-0027.02
KS Williamson (c)lbw b Hasan Ali139283-13049.11
WER Somerville lbw b Yasir Shah434-0011.76
LRPL Taylor c Bilal Asif b Shaheen Shah Afridi2214-40157.14
HM Nicholls not out126266-12047.36
C de Grandhomme c Bilal Asif b Yasir Shah2619-22136.84
BJ Watling  b Yasir Shah01-000.00
TG Southee not out1510-01150.00
Extras(b 9, lb 1, nb 1)11
TOTAL(113 Ov, RR: 3.12)353/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Jeet Raval, 3.4 ov), 2-24 (Tom Latham, 11.4 ov), 3-37 (William Somerville, 20.1 ov), 4-60 (Ross Taylor, 23.5 ov), 5-272 (Kane Williamson, 104.1 ov), 6-334 (Colin de Grandhomme, 110.4 ov), 7-334 (BJ Watling, 110.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Hasan Ali1656213.8700
Shaheen Shah Afridi2058524.2500
Yasir Shah39812943.3000
Bilal Asif3666201.7201
Azhar Ali10202.0000
Mohammad Hafeez10303.0000
Pakistan 2nd Innings (target: 280 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Imam-ul-Haq c Nicholls b Patel2254-4040.74
Mohammad Hafeez  b Southee820-1040.00
Azhar Ali c †Watling b de Grandhomme514-0035.71
Haris Sohail c Taylor b Somerville928-0132.14
Asad Shafiq c †Watling b Somerville01-000.00
Babar Azam c Southee b Patel51114-5044.73
Sarfaraz Ahmed (c) † b Somerville2841-4068.29
Bilal Asif c †Watling b Southee1248-0025.00
Yasir Shah c Patel b Southee45-1080.00
Hasan Ali c Williamson b Patel47-1057.14
Shaheen Shah Afridi not out26-0033.33
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 1)11
TOTAL(56.1 Ov, RR: 2.77)156
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Mohammad Hafeez, 6.4 ov), 2-32 (Azhar Ali, 11.3 ov), 3-43 (Haris Sohail, 17.3 ov), 4-43 (Asad Shafiq, 17.4 ov), 5-55 (Imam-ul-Haq, 20.4 ov), 6-98 (Sarfaraz Ahmed, 35.4 ov), 7-131 (Bilal Asif, 48.6 ov), 8-137 (Yasir Shah, 50.5 ov), 9-150 (Babar Azam, 54.5 ov), 10-156 (Hasan Ali, 56.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TG Southee1234233.5000
TA Boult64701.1600
C de Grandhomme41310.7501
AY Patel14.144232.9600
WER Somerville2025232.6000
MATCH DETAILS
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of United Arab Emirates
Player Of The Match
Kane Williamson
Player Of The Series
Yasir Shah
Series resultNew Zealand won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 2332
Season2018/19
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00; Friday: Lunch 12.30-13.30; Tea: 15.30-16.00; Close: 17:30
Match days3,4,5,6,7 December 2018 (5-day match)
Test debut
William Somerville
Shaheen Afridi
Umpires
Ian Gould
Paul Reiffel
TV Umpire
Bruce Oxenford
Reserve Umpire
Ahsan Raza
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Mon, 03 Dec - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 229/7 (BJ Watling 42*, WER Somerville 12*, 90 ov)
Tue, 04 Dec - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 139/3 (Azhar Ali 62*, Asad Shafiq 26*, 61 ov)
Wed, 05 Dec - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 26/2 (KS Williamson 14*, WER Somerville 1*, 14 ov)
Thu, 06 Dec - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 272/4 (KS Williamson 139*, HM Nicholls 90*, 104 ov)
Fri, 07 Dec - day 5 - Pakistan 2nd innings 156 (56.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Over 104.1: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - KS Williamson (Umpires Call)
  • HM Nicholls: 100 off 248 balls (9 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 300 runs in 107.3 overs (646 balls), Extras 11
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 35 balls (HM Nicholls 31, C de Grandhomme 20, Ex 4)
  • New Zealand: 350 runs in 112.4 overs (677 balls), Extras 11
  • Innings Break: New Zealand - 353/7 in 113.0 overs (HM Nicholls 126, TG Southee 15)
  • Pakistan 2nd innings
  • Drinks: Pakistan - 32/2 in 11.3 overs (Imam-ul-Haq 15)
  • Over 17.4: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - Asad Shafiq (Upheld)
  • Pakistan: 50 runs in 19.1 overs (116 balls), Extras 7
  • Over 19.2: Review by Pakistan (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - Babar Azam (Upheld)
  • Lunch: Pakistan - 55/5 in 20.4 overs (Babar Azam 4)
  • Over 29.6: Review by Pakistan (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - Babar Azam (Upheld)
  • Pakistan: 100 runs in 36.2 overs (219 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Pakistan - 109/6 in 41.0 overs (Babar Azam 27, Bilal Asif 3)
  • Over 44.6: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - Bilal Asif (Struck down)
  • Babar Azam: 50 off 106 balls (5 x 4)
  • Pakistan: 150 runs in 53.4 overs (323 balls), Extras 11
Day 4
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 21.5 overs (131 balls), Extras 1
  • Over 25.3: Review by Pakistan (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - HM Nicholls (Struck down)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 65/4 in 27.0 overs (KS Williamson 27, HM Nicholls 1)
  • Over 33.2: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - HM Nicholls (Upheld)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 36.1 overs (217 balls), Extras 1
  • KS Williamson: 50 off 78 balls (6 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 89 balls (KS Williamson 31, HM Nicholls 19, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 112/4 in 40.0 overs (KS Williamson 55, HM Nicholls 20)
  • Over 42.5: Review by Pakistan (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - KS Williamson (Struck down)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 54.4 overs (328 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 152/4 in 55.0 overs (KS Williamson 80, HM Nicholls 35)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 193 balls (KS Williamson 64, HM Nicholls 36, Ex 0)
  • HM Nicholls: 50 off 129 balls (5 x 4)
  • KS Williamson: 100 off 154 balls (12 x 4)
  • Tea: New Zealand - 199/4 in 69.0 overs (KS Williamson 105, HM Nicholls 54)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 69.3 overs (417 balls), Extras 4
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 311 balls (KS Williamson 85, HM Nicholls 63, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 237/4 in 88.0 overs (KS Williamson 117, HM Nicholls 77)
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 92.5 overs (558 balls), Extras 7
  • 5th Wicket: 200 runs in 436 balls (KS Williamson 108, HM Nicholls 86, Ex 6)
  • End Of Day: New Zealand - 272/4 in 104.0 overs (KS Williamson 139, HM Nicholls 90)
Day 3
  • Pakistan: 150 runs in 63.2 overs (381 balls), Extras 8
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 230 balls (Azhar Ali 61, Asad Shafiq 37, Ex 4)
  • Azhar Ali: 100 off 210 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: Pakistan - 193/3 in 75.0 overs (Azhar Ali 101, Asad Shafiq 37)
  • Pakistan: 200 runs in 75.6 overs (457 balls), Extras 14
  • Asad Shafiq: 50 off 142 balls (7 x 4)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs.
  • Over 81.2: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - Asad Shafiq (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Pakistan - 224/3 in 90.0 overs (Azhar Ali 111, Asad Shafiq 55)
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 354 balls (Azhar Ali 85, Asad Shafiq 58, Ex 7)
  • Pakistan: 250 runs in 96.2 overs (579 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: Pakistan - 272/3 in 104.0 overs (Azhar Ali 128, Asad Shafiq 85)
  • 4th Wicket: 200 runs in 428 balls (Azhar Ali 100, Asad Shafiq 92, Ex 8)
  • Pakistan: 300 runs in 112.6 overs (679 balls), Extras 16
  • Asad Shafiq: 100 off 255 balls (13 x 4)
  • Over 113.4: Review by Pakistan (Batting), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - Asad Shafiq (Struck down)
  • Tea: Pakistan - 312/5 in 118.0 overs (Babar Azam 14, Sarfraz Ahmed 1)
  • Over 124.4: Review by Pakistan (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - Bilal Asif (Upheld)
  • Innings Break: Pakistan - 348/10 in 135.0 overs (Shaheen Shah Afridi 0)
  • New Zealand 2nd innings
  • Over 3.4: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - JA Raval (Umpires Call)
  • End Of Day: New Zealand - 26/2 in 14.0 overs (KS Williamson 14, WER Somerville 1)
Day 2
  • BJ Watling: 50 off 199 balls (3 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 101.2 overs (608 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 253/7 in 106.0 overs (BJ Watling 66, WER Somerville 12)
  • Innings Break: New Zealand - 274/10 in 116.1 overs (BJ Watling 77)
  • Pakistan 1st innings
  • Lunch: Pakistan - 0/1 in 1.4 overs (Imam-ul-Haq 0)
  • Pakistan: 50 runs in 11.6 overs (73 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Pakistan - 55/2 in 15.0 overs (Azhar Ali 19, Haris Sohail 21)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 89 balls (Azhar Ali 23, Haris Sohail 26, Ex 1)
  • Tea: Pakistan - 81/2 in 31.0 overs (Azhar Ali 34, Haris Sohail 30)
  • Pakistan: 100 runs in 42.3 overs (256 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Pakistan - 103/3 in 45.0 overs (Azhar Ali 46, Asad Shafiq 6)
  • Azhar Ali: 50 off 130 balls (3 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 143 balls (Azhar Ali 28, Asad Shafiq 24, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: Pakistan - 139/3 in 61.0 overs (Azhar Ali 62, Asad Shafiq 26)
Day 1
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • Over 5.4: Review by Pakistan (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - TWM Latham (Upheld)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 43/1 in 13.0 overs (JA Raval 32, KS Williamson 6)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 15.4 overs (94 balls), Extras 1
  • Over 22.2: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - JA Raval (Umpires Call)
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 73/4 in 28.0 overs (KS Williamson 21, BJ Watling 0)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 42.2 overs (254 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 115/4 in 46.0 overs (KS Williamson 51, BJ Watling 12)
  • KS Williamson: 50 off 109 balls (3 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 146 balls (KS Williamson 39, BJ Watling 14, Ex 0)
  • Tea: New Zealand - 145/4 in 60.0 overs (KS Williamson 70, BJ Watling 15)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 60.6 overs (366 balls), Extras 10
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 245 balls (KS Williamson 69, BJ Watling 24, Ex 8)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 73.5 overs (443 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 202/5 in 75.0 overs (BJ Watling 34, C de Grandhomme 19)
  • Over 76.6: Review by Pakistan (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - BJ Watling (Struck down)
  • Over 80.6: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - WER Somerville (Upheld)
  • Over 87.2: Review by Pakistan (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - WER Somerville (Struck down)
  • New ball taken at 87.2 overs
  • End Of Day: New Zealand - 229/7 in 90.0 overs (BJ Watling 42, WER Somerville 12)