Zimbabwe take 185-run lead over Pakistan on Day 3

Pakistan made a late fightback in the final session to dismiss three Zimbabwe batsmen in the last three overs as the host were 121-4 at the close.

updated: September 12, 2013 22:04 IST
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Harare: Three late wickets gave Pakistan renewed hope after Zimbabwe played themselves into a strong position on the third day of the second Test against Pakistan at Harare Sports Club on Thursday. (Scorecard | Commentary)

A five-wicket haul by Brian Vitori and a century stand between Tino Mawoyo and Hamilton Masakadza put Zimbabwe on top before both partners and nightwatchman Tinashe Panyangara fell in the last three overs of the day.

Zimbabwe were 121 for four at the close, an overall lead of 185 on a wearing pitch which has made stroke play difficult for batsmen of both sides.

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