Australia v Pakistan: Marnus Labuschagne hits century, Yasir Shah concedes record Test runs

Marnus Labuschagne (left) and Matthew Wade place on 110 for the fourth wicket
First Take a look at, The Gabba, Brisbane, day three of 5:
Pakistan 240 & 64-3:Masood 27; Starc 2-25
Australia 580:Labuschagne 185, Warner 154, Burns 97; Yasir 4-205
Pakistan scurry Australia by 276 runs with 7 wickets last

Marnus Labuschagne scored his maiden Take a look at century as Australia reinforced their grip on the first Take a look at towards Pakistan on day three at The Gabba.

The hosts resumed on 312-1 but David Warner added three to his 151 old to Steve Smith (4) became once disregarded by Yasir Shah for the seventh time in six Assessments.

Labuschagne hit 20 boundaries in his 185 but became once one amongst 5 wickets to descend for 35 runs as Australia totalled 580.

Mitchell Starc then took two wickets as Pakistan reached 64-3, 276 runs adrift.

Earlier, leg-spinner Yasir had picked up two of the closing three Australia wickets, but his bowling evaluation of 4-205 manner he’s the first bowler to concede higher than 200 runs in a Take a look at match on three instances.

The day belonged to Australia amount three Labuschagne, despite the proven fact that the South Africa-born batsman reached his first century, in his 16th Take a look at innings, with one amongst his few flawed strokes – a thick originate air-edge by third man to the boundary.

The 25-one year-extinct batted for a marginally over six hours and when he became once within the kill disregarded, caught within the gully by Babar Azam off Shaheen Afridi, he left to congratulations from the Pakistan avid gamers.

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Warner had previously turn into 16-one year-extinct debutant Naseem Shah’s maiden Take a look at wicket, edging to wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan after adding appropriate three runs off 25 balls.

That had brought Smith to the crease, but after hitting a boundary, he became once bowled by Yasir. Fully England’s Stuart Monumental has removed Smith more in general in Assessments than the leg-spinner, despite the proven fact that his eight dismissals safe could perchance be found in in 24 fits.

Matthew Wade scored 60 in a 110-flee fourth-wicket partnership with Labuschagne and Travis Head chipped in with 24 because the hosts posted a huge total.

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