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Yasir Shah and Younis Khan star as Pakistan win over England to level series 2-2

Yasir Shah and Younis Khan star as Pakistan win over England to level series 2-2

England had resumed on 88 for four and Gary Ballance soon fell for 17 but Jonny Bairstow and Moeen Ali shared a sixth-wicket partnership of 65 to give the hosts hoping of saving the match.

England vs Pakistan, 4th Test — Day 4 at The Oval

England vs Pakistan, 4th Test — Day 4 at The Oval

Hosts England will resume penultimate day's play on 88/4 with Gary Ballance and Jonny Bairstow unbeaten on 4 and 14 respectively.

Pakistan scent victory after Younus Khan double ton against England at The Oval

Pakistan scent victory after Younus Khan double ton against England at The Oval

The experienced Younus shepherded the tail well, hitting four sixes and 31 fours as the England attack toiled in the sunshine.

Alastair Cook elated as England `hang in` to win third Test against Pakistan

Alastair Cook elated as England `hang in` to win third Test against Pakistan

Cook`s men were 103 runs in arrears on first innings yet won by 141 runs on Sunday`s last day to go 2-1 up in the four-match series ahead of next week`s finale at The Oval.

Jonny Bairstow sets highest calendar-year run record by wicket-keeper for England

Jonny Bairstow sets highest calendar-year run record by wicket-keeper for England

Jonny Bairstow, the son of late England wicket-keeper David Bairstow has scored 855 Test runs in 2016.

England vs Pakistan: Joe Root hails 'brilliant' Jonny Bairstow as England seize control in 3rd Test

England vs Pakistan: Joe Root hails 'brilliant' Jonny Bairstow as England seize control in 3rd Test

England captain Alastair Cook refused to enforce the follow-on despite a first-innings lead of 391 in the second Test at Old Trafford.

Jonny Bairstow and Moeen Ali go strong, as England take a 311-run lead on Day 4

Jonny Bairstow and Moeen Ali go strong, as England take a 311-run lead on Day 4

Bairstow was unbeaten on 82 and Moeen 60 not out at the close.

After series win over Sri Lanka, Alastair Cook says England are ready to face Pakistan

After series win over Sri Lanka, Alastair Cook says England are ready to face Pakistan

While Test specialist Cook prepares for Pakistan, wicket-keeper Jonny Bairstow will be looking to take his red-ball form into the intervening five one-day internationals against Sri Lanka.

England vs Sri Lanka: Hosts win series 2-0 as Lord’s Test ends in damp draw

England vs Sri Lanka: Hosts win series 2-0 as Lord’s Test ends in damp draw

The result saw England take the three-match series 2-0 after convincing wins by an innings and 88 runs and nine wickets at Headingley and Chester-le-Street respectively.

Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara wants consistency in DRS

Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara wants consistency in DRS

Bairstow, who got the benefit of the doubt on 56, went onto make an unbeaten 167 at Lord's.

England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Jonny Bairstow highs and lows as visitors hit back on Day 2

England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Jonny Bairstow highs and lows as visitors hit back on Day 2

At stumps, Sri Lanka were 162 for one in reply to England`s first innings 416, a deficit of 254 runs.

England vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Jonny Bairstow defies visitors with another hundred on Day 1

England vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Jonny Bairstow defies visitors with another hundred on Day 1

At stumps, England were 279 for six, having been 84 for four when Bairstow (107 not out) came to the crease.

England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Alastair Cook misses out but pressure on visitors

England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Alastair Cook misses out but pressure on visitors

Promoted up the order in the absence of the injured Ben Stokes, Bairstow was just two runs away from a fifty on Friday when he bottom-edged a cut off Pradeep and was caught behind.

1st Test, Day 2: Jonny Bairstow's 140 puts England in control against Sri Lanka

1st Test, Day 2: Jonny Bairstow's 140 puts England in control against Sri Lanka

The hosts had been 83 for five at one stage on the truncated first day`s play, before Hales and Bairstow came to the rescue with a stand of 141.

England vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 1: Alex Hales and Jonny Bairstow keep visitors at bay

England vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 1: Alex Hales and Jonny Bairstow keep visitors at bay

Alex Hales and Jonathan Bairstow frustrated Sri Lanka after debutant all-rounder Dasun Shanaka sparked a top-order collapse on the first day of the first Test against England at Headingley on Thursday.

England keeper Jos Buttler ready to take IPL bow

England keeper Jos Buttler ready to take IPL bow

Buttler is the second costliest England player, behind Kevin Pietersen, to be listed in the IPL 2016 player auction.

South Africa vs England, 4th Test: Alastair Cook urges fellow batsmen to earn their places

South Africa vs England, 4th Test: Alastair Cook urges fellow batsmen to earn their places

England already have an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series in the four-match Test series.

England vs South Africa: Top order keen to end on a high, says Nick Compton

England vs South Africa: Top order keen to end on a high, says Nick Compton

The touring side hold an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series heading into the fourth and final match starting at Centurion Park on Friday.

South Africa vs England, 3rd Test: Centurion Joe Root fuels visitors' fightback

South Africa vs England, 3rd Test: Centurion Joe Root fuels visitors' fightback

Bad light and rain brought a premature end to the day`s play with England trailing the hosts` first innings total by 75 runs.

England fast bowler Stuart Broad fined for telling umpire Aleem Dar to 'just get on with the game'

England fast bowler Stuart Broad fined for telling umpire Aleem Dar to 'just get on with the game'

England fast bowler Stuart Broad has been fined 30% of his match fee for telling umpire Aleem Dar to "just get on with the game" during the fourth day of the second Test against South Africa at Newlands.