Pakistan Vs South Africa 2nd Test 23rd October 2013

Pakistan defeated South Africa in 1st test match by 7 wickets last week in Abu Dhabi due to great performance by some new faces Khurram Manzoor, Shaan Masood and some old faces like Saeed Ajmal and Misbah Ul Haq and got 1-0 lead in two match test series. Tomorrow on 23rd October 2013 Pakistan and South Africa will play second test match in Dubai.

In case of draw or defeat South Africa will lose the series so winning this match is must for them to draw the series. on other hand Pakistan will be looking to do clean sweep for the first time in history against South Africa in test cricket. till now Pakistan has won only 1 test series against South Africa in 2003 while South Africa has won 6 series. now its a great chance for Pakistan to win  another series.

the good news for green team is that Hashim Amla is unavailable for second test as he is about become father. there are also rumors that Fast bowlers Dale Steyn will also be not available for second test due to injury. He is having problem of hamstring due to which he also not done practice.

Pakistan will go with the same combination for the second test match. Khurram Manzoor and Shaan Masood given good open stand in 1st test so all eyes will be on them for the second match. role of Captain Misbah and spinners will also be Important.

on other hand South African captain Graeme Smith is confident for winning the second and drawing the series by 1-1.
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