Pakistan beat New Zealand by 248 runs in first Test in Abu Dhabi

Imran Khan of Pakistan
Pakistan pace bowler Imran Khan took Ish Sodhi's wicket to seal victory
First Test, Abu Dhabi (day five):
Pakistan 566-3 & 175-2 dec beat New Zealand 262 & 231 by 248 runs
Match scorecard

Pakistan beat New Zealand by 248 runs in Abu Dhabi to take the first Test of their three-match series.

Resuming on 174-8, the Kiwis lost their last two wickets on the final morning to be bowled out for 231.

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah bowled Mark Craig (28) in the second over of the day before top-scorer Ish Sodhi (63) offered resistance until he was leg before to Imran Khan.

The second Test in Dubai starts on Monday.

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