England defeat Pakistan by huge margin of 330 runs- The Pakistan Tour to England which started from 14th July 2016 consists 5 ODI’s, 4 Test matches and 1 T20. The first 1st test which was from 14th July to 18 July was won by Pakistan by 75 runs. Pakistan who looked confident before starting 2nd Test was dominated by England from Day 1 itself. Pakistan who was leading series 1-0 is now tied series at 1-1. The turn around in 2nd Test has now made the series interesting.
The second Test was from July 22 to July 26 has been won by England. The match was played at Old Trafford Manchester Stadium at 10:AM local Time. The toss was won by England and they opted to bat first. According to scoring pattern of the field The Average 1st inning scores get higher then the 2nd Innings. The Average 1st Innings Score is 331 runs while 2nd Innings have 270 runs. While Highest total of the field is 656 runs.
England made the right decision by choosing to bat first and they managed to made 589 runs by loosing 8 wickets in 152 Overs. The Highest Runs were Bagged by Joe Root 254 runs in 406 balls which includes 27 Four’s, Alastair Cook 105 runs in 172 balls which include 15 Four’s While Pakistan only made 198 runs in 65 overs and all the team go out. The Highest runs were bagged by Misbah-ul-Haq 52 runs in 144 Balls, Shan Masood and Wahab Riaz made 39 runs each. So the match went were dull from Pakistan Which gave England a better chance to Level up with Pakistan.