In the Southampton Test, Pakistan were bowled out for 273 in the first innings. The national team needs 310 runs to avoid an innings defeat.
On the third day of the Test, Pakistan started the innings with 24 runs for the loss of 3 wickets. Asad Shafiq (5) and Fawa Alam (21) returned to the pavilion.
Accompanying captain Azhar Ali, Mohammad Rizwan came on the wicket and scored a half-century. Rizwan was dismissed for 53 runs. Azhar Ali played an unbeaten inning of 141 runs.
English fast bowler James Anderson took 5 wickets. They need 2 more wickets to complete 600.