Pak v WI highlights today – first test day one from Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica (West Indies) Friday 21st April 2017. The highest total in an innings of Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica ground is 849 which was scored by England in 1930 against West Indies and it was Test # 193. After 2000 in 2004 West Indies scored 559 runs with 4 down and it was seventh number highest total of this pitch. Pakistan team’s highest total is 374 which was scored in 2005 against the home team and I think it is 40th number highest total which means Pakistan’s team’s previous performance was not so good at this venue.
In the tour match against West Indies President’s XI Pakistani team performance was not an appreciable knock. West Indies President’s XI batted first after winning the toss and scored 419 runs in 126.1 overs all out. Mohammad Amir took three wickets, Asad Shafiq, Yasir Shah dismissed four batsmen and Hasan Ali, Mohammad Asghar took two wickets. Pakistan team survived for 68 overs long-only and scored 192 runs all out. Ahmed Shehzad scored 55 runs off 151 balls, Sarfraz Ahmed† completed his fifty and Asad Shafiq contributed 23 runs.
Toss: Pakistan have won the toss and will bowl.
Azhar, Shehzad, Babar, Younis, Misbah (capt), Shafiq, Sarfraz (wk), Amir, Yasir, Wahab, Abbas.
So there’s a debut for Mohammad Abbas.
West Indies team
Brathwaite, Powell, Hetmyer, Hope, Singh, Dowrich (wk), Chase, Holder (capt), Bishoo, Joseph, Gabriel.
West Indies 244/7 81 overs