Australian skipper Tim Paine batted and batted for Australia on Day 5. The boy from Hobart nick named the kid batted for over 3 hours for 61 not out, from the number 7 spot . After3 days of wicket keeping in extreme Dubai heat.
Paine is a very gutsy player. Got the job done. A very determined man Paine battled hard in the spinning conditions.
The 2nd Test in UAE starts next Tuesday October 16. With the winner taking the 2 test series 1-0 after the draw in the Dubai series opener.