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England boost advantage over Pakistan on rain-hit day – highlights & report

England boost advantage over Pakistan on rain-hit day – highlights & report

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Media playback is not supported on this device Second Test, Headingley (day two)Pakistan 174 (48.1 overs): Shadab 56, Broad 3-38, Anderson 3-43England 302-7 (95 overs): Bess 49, Cook 46, Root 45, Faheem 2-43England lead by 128 runsScorecardEngland tightened their grip on the second Test against Pakistan on a rain-shortened second day at Headingley. The home side pushed their first innings along to 302-7 - a lead of 128 - after persistent drizzle prevented any play until 14:45 BST and reduced the day to 59 overs.Nightwatchman Dom Bess made 49, captain Joe Root 45 and Jos Buttler ended unb...