Ingenious quick bowler Kemar Roach and his teenage protege Jayden Seales forged a sensational 17-run partnership for the final wicket. On Sunday to control West Indies to an exciting one-wicket win over Pakistan in the first Test in Jamaica.
Insect scored 30 and Seales two in an unbeaten 17-run association as the home side reached their target of 168 for the incident of nine wickets. After the West Indies had bowled Pakistan out for 203 in their moment innings, with Seales taking 5-55.
The match was within the adjust when Jason Holder was out to the final ball before the tea interim with the West Indies on 114-7, still 54 runs from triumph.
In a thrilling last session in which each run and each wicket changed the adjust of the match. Cockroach shared a partnership of 28 with Joshua Da Silva before at long last combining with Seales to see the West Indies home on 168-9.
“It was a remarkable test,” West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite said. “It is about patience. Who has more patience will come out on top.”
Roach said his unbeaten 30 was the foremost imperative innings of his 66-Test career “by far, by far.”
“We put in a good effort with the bat,” Azam said. “The bowlers then restricted them before our bowlers took the wickets.
“Again, within the moment innings, we battled with the bat and the bowlers hit back. Had we taken those dropped catches, the result seems to have been different.”
Prior, the 19-year-old Seales got to be the most youthful West Indian to induce a Test match five-wicket pull. By beating Alf Valentine’s 71-year-old record, as he rolled over Pakistan’s lower arrange after they continued at 160-5.
Roach took the primary wicket of the morning, at that point Mayers caught that of captain Babar Azam. Who top-scored with 55, some time recently Seales wrapped up the remaining three wickets.
The second and last Test is additionally behind closed entryways at Sabina Park, King.