Chris Owes and Jose Butler led England to a memorable run on the fourth day of the match against Pakistan in Manchester. England, led by Joe Root, beat Pakistan by three wickets in the first Test to take a 1-0 lead in the series. On the fourth day of the match, England had a lot of problems without the contributions of Rory Burns, Dom Sibley, Ben Stokes, Joe Root and Oli Pope. Chasing 227 runs, England scored 106 runs for the loss of 5 wickets at a time. After that, Jose Butler and Chris Oaks took command and led England to victory. Chris Oas praised Jose Butler after winning the first Test.
Butler and Vokes took the lead in this thrilling match when the team got into trouble after losing the fifth wicket for 11ler runs. Both rose to the crease and ended the dominance of Pakistan’s bowlers. The pair was broken by veteran leg-spinner Yasir Shah, who dismissed Butler. Butler hit seven boundaries and a six in his 101-ball innings. When Butler was out, England needed 21 more to win.
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The good guys stood on one end even after Jose Butler was out and they got a great win in the team from Shaheen Shah Afridi. He hit 10 boundaries in an innings of 120 balls. Chris Oas was awarded the Man of the Match award for his outstanding all-round performance. After the match, the bowling all-rounder said that he had a long way to go on the pitch and the goal was to put pressure on Pakistan.
With that, Chris Oaks praised Jose Butler. He called Butler a limited-overs batsman and a great chaser. Vox said he was only a part of the second when chasing this run and proved why Butler proved it. In this match, Vokes also took four wickets and remained unbeaten on 84 runs.
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Chris Oaks said, “With Oli out that ball, we knew there was a way to get to this pitch.” We made up our minds and now the task was in our hands. We had to snatch games from them and put them under pressure. I was the other part of Jose. I like to be with them in the end. He’s one of the best players on the White Ball as well as one of the best rain chase of today he showed why.