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England v Pakistan 1st Test 2020

England v Pakistan 1st Test 2020

England v Pakistan 1st Test 2020, Wednesday 5th – Sunday 9th August 2020.

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England v Pakistan 1st Test, Old Trafford

Wednesday 5th – Sunday 9th August 2020

Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat

Old Trafford Scorecard

Old Trafford

England won by 3 wickets

World Test Championship Table

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  1. Shan Masood
  2. Abid Ali
  3. Azhar Ali (Captain)
  4. Babar Azam
  5. Asad Shafiq
  6. Shadab Khan
  7. Mohammad Rizwan (Wkt)
  8. Yasir Shah
  9. Shaheen Shah Afridi
  10. Mohammad Abbas
  11. Naseem Shah


  1. Rory Burns
  2. Dominic Sibley
  3. Joe Root (Captain)
  4. Ben Stokes
  5. Ollie Pope
  6. Jos Buttler (Wkt)
  7. Chris Woakes
  8. Dom Bess
  9. Jofra Archer
  10. Stuart Broad
  11. James Anderson
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** 1st Test Old Trafford Reports **

Situation normal as Pakistan prepare to rise to England challenge again

Azhar Ali and team prepared for the first Test


Wednesday 5th August 2020

Babar Azam, Shan Masood lift Pakistan on stop-start day

Pakistan finishes rain-affected day one at 139-2


Thursday 6th August 2020

Shan Masood 156 sets stage before Pakistan seamers tear things up

Shan Masood, bowlers put Pakistan on top


Friday 7th August 2020

Wickets tumble but Yasir Shah’s four-for gives Pakistan the edge

England’s bowlers set up a thrilling finish to the first Test


Saturday 8th August 2020

Chris Woakes, Jos Buttler lead England home in memorable fourth-innings chase

England win thrilling Old Trafford Test to take 1-0 lead