Eng v Pak 1st Test: Woakes, Buttler lead hosts to thrilling 3-wicket win

Reading Time: 3 minutes Manchester, Aug 8 (IANS) Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler led England to an extraordinary three-wicket win over Pakistan in the first Test between the two sides at Old Trafford on Saturday. Finding themselves at 117/5 while chasing a target of 277, Woakes and Buttler’s ballistic 139-run stand for the seventh wicket brought England right back into the chase.

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Eng v Pak 1st Test, Day 4: Buttler, Woakes counter Pak charge (Tea)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Manchester, Aug 8 (IANS) Jos Buttler and Chris Woakes’ counter-attacking partnership for England stopped the Pakistan charge in the second session on Day four as the first Test between the two sides gears up to a dramatic conclusion at Old Trafford. While England need 110 more runs to win, Pakistan need 5 more wickets.

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