CHRISTCHURCH: Pakistan’s Haris Sohail may not be a fan-most loved these days for his batting execution yet the player’s reflexes proved to be useful when he took a thrilling catch in the slips to excuse New Zealand opener Tom Latham during day two of the second Test in Christchurch.
Shaheen Shah Afridi’s ball had edged off Latham’s bat and was heading out to the slip cordon towards Shan Masood.
Be that as it may, the opener failed and Sohail, who was handling at the principal slip, utilized his brisk reflexes to get the ball.
The players encompassed Sohail after the catch with Latham withdrawing the ground in the wake of scoring 33 runs leaving the hosts 52 for 2.
The Balckcaps have lost three wickets in their first innings. At stumps captain Kane Williamson and Henry Nicholls remained on the wrinkle with the hosts following Pakistan by 11 runs.