- Did the defensive innings falter?
- He scored 45 off 206 balls
- Salman Butt with criticism
Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt said Pujara should have scored at least 70 runs off more than 200 balls. “It’s a good strategy to play defensively when you lose three wickets in the beginning. If you had lost more wickets, the match would have been abandoned.
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An experienced batsman like Pujara could not score even 70 runs at the crease for so long. Butt also reminded that scoring more runs was crucial to keep England on the defensive.
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