PAK vs AUS 2nd Test :  Babar Azam's glorious unbeaten century keeps Pakistan's hope alive

Chasing a target of 506 runs, Pakistan take on Australia on Day 5 of the ongoing second Test match at the National Stadium in Karachi, on Wednesday.

The hosts reached 192 for two at Stumps on Day 4, with Babar Azam remaining unbeaten after smashing a century

The Pakistan captain registered 102 runs off 198 balls and also slammed 12 fours. Australia declared their second innings on 97 for two

As per the current score Pakistan is playing at 310 for 4 and they require 196 more runs with 36 overs remaining at the run rate of 2.21

The backbone of Pakistan's defiance has been Babar's brilliance and his 228-run partnership with opener Abdullah Shafique, as the pair hauled the hosts back from a dire 21 for 2

Currently Babar Azam is playing at 178 not out along with Mohammed Rizwan who is playing at 24 on 60 balls