sport news BUMBLE ON THE TEST: Abrar Cababra for Pakistan but Baz-ball intent kept England ... trends now

sport news BUMBLE ON THE TEST: Abrar Cababra for Pakistan but Baz-ball intent kept England ... trends now
sport news BUMBLE ON THE TEST: Abrar Cababra for Pakistan but Baz-ball intent kept England ... trends now

sport news BUMBLE ON THE TEST: Abrar Cababra for Pakistan but Baz-ball intent kept England ... trends now

BUMBLE ON THE TEST: Something Fishy about the Multan fog, it was Abrar Cababra for Pakistan but Ben Stokes and Baz-ball intent kept England in the game... and I've had funny memories of an unfinished hotel room! Debutant spinner Abrar Ahmed took seven wickets to put England on back foot The conditions were perfect for a wrist-spinner who has a bit of mystery Before Ben Stokes and Brendon McCullum, England would have only made 150 DRS needs to be used carefully with the umpires making lots and lots of calls Multan Test has brought back memories of staying on a building site in 2005 

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England's batsmen were outwitted by Pakistan's debutant spinner Abrar Ahmed, who took seven wickets on the opening day of the second Test in Multan.

Having won the toss and elected to bat with confident high following that dramatic first Test victory, England found themselves struggling to figure out the new boy. 

In the end, England were bowled out for 281 before Jimmy Anderson and Jack Leach struck before the close to leave Pakistan on 107 for two, with captain Babar Azam unbeaten on 61.  

Sportsmail's David 'Bumble' Lloyd picks out his talking points from day one.

Abrar Ahmed left England in a spin as he took seven wickets on the first day of the second Test

Abrar Ahmed left England in a spin as he took seven wickets on the first day of the second Test

Lots of talk of fog in Multan but thankfully no delay to the start of the second Test. 

It reminds me of the great weatherman Michael Fish. It came in the days of magnetic letters on the BBC charts and on a particularly foggy day the 'F' kept on dropping off. 

So after picking it up about four times Fish uttered the immortal line 'I'm sorry about the F in fog…..'

The prospect of fog in Multan reminded me of an immortal uttering by the BBC's Michael Fish

The prospect of fog in Multan reminded me of an immortal uttering by the BBC's Michael Fish

In the aftermath of Rawalpindi, Babar Azam said he wanted a pitch with spin. Well, he's got one. And

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