England vs Pakistan - 3rd Test, Day 3, Edgbaston - As it happened..
Strong second innings start by England, score 120 without loss with Alastair Cook looking very impressive.
New Delhi: Welcome to our live cricket blog for Day 3 of the 3rd Test between Pakistan and England at Edgbaston. Follow live score and all the latest updates as we bring you ball-by-ball coverage right here.
England 2nd innings
Over 35 | Score 120/0
STUMPS! England lead by 17 runs, Cook with 64 and Hales with 50 at the end of Day 3
Over 30 | Score 102/0
Pakistan bowlers still wandering for success. England look to be COOKing something big as their skipper completes half-century.
Over 20 | Score 77/0
Impressive start by Cook and Hales, this wicket is a boon for batsmen on Day 3. England will hope to get as many runs as possible today.
Over 5 | Score 12/0
No risk taking! England begin with a cautious approach, Cook and Hales dealing with the Pakistani bowlers well.
Pakistan 1st innings
Over 136 | Score 400
End of Pakistan's innings! Sad for Sarfaraz Ahmed to see to head to the dressing room not out, 4 shy of his 50. A lead of 103 runs will force England to resume play cautiously after TEA.
Over 130 | Score 388/9
Sarfaraz Ahmed fights hard but wickets continue to tumble on the other end. Pakistan eye 100-run lead before the innings wrap-up.
Over 120 | Score 358/5
50 up for Misbah-ul-Haq, but can he convert it into another 100?
Over 116 | Score 336/5
LUNCH! Pakistan lead by 39 runs with 5 wickets in hand at the end of first session of play on Day 3.
Over 98 | Score 274/4
Woakes picked up the first wicket of the day in the form of Younis Khan.
Azhar Ali`s patient century lifted Pakistan to 257 for three and a dominant position on the second day of the third test against England at Edgbaston on Thursday.
Replying to the home team`s 297 all out, Azhar shared a second-wicket partnership of 181 with Sami Aslam on the way to an excellent knock of 139 as England endured a frustrating day in the field.