Pak vs NZ: Kane Williamson registers most double ton by a New Zealand batter during Day 4 of 1st Test

Runs continued to flow from Kane Williamson’s blade on Day 4 of the 1st Take a look at between Pakistan and New Zealand, in Karachi, on Thursday (December 29). The former skipper resumed the fourth and penultimate day’s engage in batting on 105 together with nightwatchman Ish Sodhi with the guests getting two operates in advance of Pakistan’s 438 in advance of declaring at 612 for 9 courtesy of Williamson’s brilliance.   

Williamson, who gave up Check captaincy early this month, remained unbeaten on 200, off 395 balls, to register most double tons by a New Zealand batter in the structure. He has surpassed previous Kiwi captain and keeper Brendon McCullum to now have 5 double tons in whites. 

Most double tons for NZ in Take a look at cricket:

5* – Kane Williamson
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4 – Brendon McCullum
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3 – Stephen Fleming
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3 – Ross Taylor

Williamson arrived out to bat at No. 3 just after a splendid 183-run opening stand in between Tom Latham (113) and Devon Conway (92). He stitched beneficial stands with Daryl Mitchell (42), Tom Blundell (47) and Sodhi (65)  to retain the scoreboard shifting when exhibiting utmost tolerance, course and grace in his knock, laced with 21 fours and a 6. 

Most Double Generations between Fab 4:

7 – Virat Kohli
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5 – Kane Williamson
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5 – Joe Root
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4 – Steve Smith

Courtesy of Williamson, NZ have attained a mammoth 174-operate guide in the 1st innings and have removed Abdullah Shafique and Shan Masood early in Pakistan’s 2nd essay. Will the travellers manage to rattle Pakistan on Day 5 and develop a consequence in an additional standard Check pitch in Pakistan? Only time will notify…