The national team took a 158-run lead in the first innings. Cricketer Nouman Ali and Yasir Shah put on a 55-run stand for the last wicket and the partnership ended when Nouman returned to the pavilion after scoring 24 runs.
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) January 28, 2021
Pakistan was bowled out for 378 and Pakistan took a 158-run lead in the first innings to strengthen their grip on the match. Yasir Shah remained unbeaten on 38. It is to be noted that the South African team was bowled out for 220 on the first day of the match, in response to which the Pakistan team lost four wickets for 33 runs on the same day.
Pakistan: Imran Butt, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam (c), Shaheen Afridi, Fawad Alam, Mohammad Rizwan, Faheem Ashraf, Yasir Shah, Hasan Ali, Nauman Ali.
South Africa: Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, Faf du Plessis, Quinton de Kock (c, wk), Temba Bavuma, George Linde, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Lungi Ngidi.