Third T20I: England beats Pakistan by 63 runs – SUCH TV
England beats Pakistan by 63 runs in third T20I.
Brook scored a 35-ball 81 not out whereas Duckett cracked an unbeaten 42-ball 69 after Pakistan gained the toss and despatched England in to bat on the Nationwide stadium.
The seven-match sequence is tied at 1-1 after England gained the primary fixture by six wickets whereas Pakistan took the second by ten wickets, each in Karachi.
Debutant Will Jacks set the platform for England with a glowing 20-ball 40 with eight boundaries earlier than Brook and Duckett took the assault to the Pakistan bowlers.
Brook cracked 5 sixes and eight boundaries whereas Duckett hit a six and eight boundaries because the pair added 139 runs off simply 69 balls — a document fourth wicket stand for England in all T20Is.
For Pakistan, leg-spinner Usman Qadir was the choose of the bowlers with 2-48 whereas pacer Shahnawaz Dahani went for 62 runs in his 4 wicket-less overs.
England are on their first tour of Pakistan since 2005.
Pakistan remained unchanged from the second sport, whereas England handed a T20I debut to batter Will Jacks and added pacers Reece Topley and Mark Wooden to the eleven.
Batter Alex Hales, Luke Wooden and David Willey have been neglected.
The remaining matches are in Karachi (Sunday) and Lahore (September 28, 30 and October 2).
Pakistan: Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Nawaz, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Shahnawaz Dahani, Shan Masood, Usman Qadir
England: Moeen Ali (captain), Will Jacks, Harry Brook, Sam Curran, Ben Duckett, Liam Dawson, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Phil Salt, Reece Topley, Mark Wooden