ABU DHABI (Web Desk) – Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik on Wednesday scored first double century of Test career on the second day of ongoing first game against England in Abu Dhabi cricket stadium.

Asad Shafiq also hit another ton off 198 balls, the 8th one-hundred of his Test career.

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Both cricketers resumed the game on day-2 from an overall score of 286/4 and lifted the Pakistan team to 450 runs just after the lunch break. They completed landmark partnership of 200 runs also.

Malik completed his 200 score with 22 fours and 2 sixes while Shafiq shot 10 fours to cross 100 runs mark.

Pakistan and England are scheduled to play two more Test matches in Dubai (October 22-26) and Sharjah (November 1-5).