A fascinating contest noticed England, owning conceded a initially-innings lead of 107 and then lowered to 117 for five chasing 277, pull off a exceptional 3-wicket earn versus Pakistan in the initially Take a look at at Emirates Aged Trafford.
You complete beauties! Fantastic earn and good team exertion!! Fantastic begin to the sequence. @englandcricket #ENGvPAK
— James Taylor (@jamestaylor20) August 8, 2020
A unusual unusual four th innings chase. Well done England.#ENGvsPAK
— Ashwin (@ashwinravi99) August 8, 2020
What a earn for @englandcricket. Take a look at match cricket at its superb, gripping, inimitable most effective.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) August 8, 2020
Take a look at Cricket, even in the bubble is continue to good theater. You can not undervalue the character with which England accomplished that earn, from 117-five. Im confident back again much better nezt week. Stay “Woakes” everybody.
— Ian bishop (@irbishi) August 8, 2020
England & Pakistan are the most effective two groups to observe in Planet cricket … Hardly ever at any time pretty know what to be expecting … but it makes them each really fascinating to watch … #TestCricket #OnOn
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) August 8, 2020
What Pak missed today,England experienced in abundance. Self-belief, character, skill and match winners like Buttler & Woakes. Top rated exertion to bounce back again from conceding a 107-operate lead in the 1st innings & getting 117/five battling very last beneath force. You’ve got bought to really like test cricket!#ENGvsPAK
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) August 8, 2020
Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler revived England’s stumbling chase, with each scoring fifties in the earn.
Complete high quality @josbuttler and @chriswoakes
— Eoin Morgan (@Eoin16) August 8, 2020
As @ShaneWarne mentioned, @josbuttler has ticker, bottle and character, let’s go away it at that!! What a earn, test match cricket at its most effective!!! pic.twitter.com/vZ5ODQaFSe
— Neil Fairbrother (@Harv366) August 8, 2020
Here’s my TMS scoresheet of the stand among Buttler (purple) and Woakes (light blue)… good assault, adopted by ruthless accumulation. Just one of England’s greatest Take a look at partnerships, I would say. pic.twitter.com/98RGiF87ro
— Andy Zaltzman (@ZaltzCricket) August 8, 2020
Pakistan’s former gamers lamented the missed opportunity of likely one- up in the 3-Take a look at sequence.
— Mohammad Yousaf (@yousaf1788) August 8, 2020
Congratulations England on a memorable earn! Outstanding batting by Buttler and Woakes. Pakistan experienced the video game in the grip, unlucky that the video game slipped absent. These kinds of chances can not be wasted, pitch was really suited for our bowling assault.
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) August 8, 2020