India Today – Ireland trail Pakistan by 116 runs after being bowled out for 130 in their first inning (Reuters Photo)

HIGHLIGHTSIreland were bowled out for 130 in their 1st innings after Pakistan declared at 310/9Ireland were 64/0 in their second innings and trail by 116 runsPakistan pacer Mohammad Abbas was the standout performer with 4/44
Test cricket is called Test cricket for a reason and there is also a reason why all but two teams have lost their inaugural Test match.

Summary

  • Ireland trail Pakistan by 116 runs after being bowled out for 130 in their first inning (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSIreland were bowled out for 130 in their 1st innings after Pakistan declared at 310/9Ireland were 64/0 in their second innings and trail by 116 runsPakistan pacer Mohammad Abbas was the standout performer with 4/44Test cricket is called Test cricket for a reason and there is also a reason why all but two teams have lost their inaugural Test match.
  • Ireland found that out the hard on Day 3 of their inaugural match against Pakistan at the Malahide in Dublin on Sunday.
  • After Day 1 ended with no play possible and Day 2 saw honours being shared relatively evenly, Pakistan stamped their authority on Day 3, as Ireland find themselves following on after being bowled out for a paltry 130 in the first innings.
  • DAY 3: HIGHLIGHTSPakistan had declared their first innings on 310/9, but the pair of Mohammad Abbas and Mohammad Amir wrecking havoc in the Irish ranks.
  • Ireland will resume their second innings at 64-0 and trailing Pakistan by 116 runs.


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