Pakistan beat Australia by 356 runs to win series

2014-11-03 12:22

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Pakistan beat Australia by 356 runs in the second and final test in Abu Dhabi today to complete a 2-0 series victory.

Resuming on 143-4 and needing to bat out three sessions to force a draw, Australia folded for 246 in their second innings after lunch.

Steve Smith (97) top-scored for them, adding 107 runs with Mitchell Marsh (47) as the duo defied Pakistan for major part of the morning session.

Left-arm spinner Zulfiqar Babar was the pick of the Pakistani bowlers, claiming five for 120.

Pakistan had won the first test in Dubai by 221 runs.

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