LONDON: England captain Joe Root on Sunday described the nine wicket defeat against Pakistan as "disappointing" and hoped his team will overcome the loss in the second Test at Leeds staring on Friday. Pakistan cleaned up England's four wickets in the space of just 18 balls for the addition of just seven runs and then wiped off the 64 needed for victory to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series. Pakistan outplayed their more formidable and experienced opponents as they bowled them out for 184 and 243 with paceman…
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