Opener Azhar Ali hit an unbeaten eighty two and spinner Mohammad Nawaz took three wickets as Pakistan thrashed a modest Cricket Australia XI by 210 runs in Cairns on Saturday.
The vacationers declared their second innings at 216 for six after which polished off the CA XI for 109 off 27.three overs to win early on the ultimate day of their three-day day-night time recreation forward of subsequent week’s first Test towards Australia in Brisbane.
Pakistan set the CA XI a goal of 311 run however the inexperienced house aspect by no means received inside vary with left-arm spinner Nawaz snaring three for 31 and tempo bowlers Mohammad Amir and Rahat Ali every capturing two wickets.
Ali added 38 to his in a single day rating and struck three of his seven fours and two sixes on the ultimate day earlier than the Pakistan declaration to arrange the end result.
Nawaz was unbeaten alongside Ali on 36 off forty seven balls, with Sarfraz Ahmed the one man to be dismissed on Saturday, bowled for 39.
Pakistan are coming off a two-Test collection defeat in New Zealand and have misplaced their final 9 Tests in Australia going again to 1999.
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