Australia are 0-138 at lunch on day three after a blazing opening session, with Usman Khawaja on 70 from 104 and David Warner on 60 from 97.
Khawaja was gifted a life on 22 when he was dropped by Fawad Alam within the gully.
Australia are scoring at 4.18 runs per over, in comparison with the two.93 run-rate at which the hosts had operated of their first-innings complete of 4-476 declared.
“They’ve looked outstanding,” mentioned former Australia Check spinner Kerry O’Keeffe on Fox Cricket.
“Tentative early. Very good opening spell from Shaheen Afridi and Naseem Shah.
“Catch was dropped. It is a pair … (the place) the primary alternative to get them out you have to take it – and Pakistan put it down.
“There’s a game on here. If they can be close to 400 at stumps tonight … Wow.”
Former England Check batter Rob Key had mentioned shortly earlier than lunch that the indicators had been wanting “ominous” for Pakistan.