2nd Test: Centurions Younis Khan, Asad Shafiq give Pakistan share of Day 1 spoils

Younis was caught behind off the bowling of Vernon Philander for 111 shortly before stumps, but Shafiq was unbeaten on 111 at the close of play.

updated: February 14, 2013 23:08 IST
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Capetown: Centuries by Younis Khan and Asad Shafiq transformed Pakistan's fortunes on the first day of the second Test against South Africa at Newlands on Thursday.

Pakistan were 253 for five at stumps, having been reeling at 33 for four after being sent in.

Younis was caught behind off Vernon Philander 13 balls before the close for 111, while Shafiq was unbeaten, also on 111.

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