(October 5, 2014) DUBAI: Pakistan prepare himself to defend Australia in the unique T 20 match of the scheduled series on today at Dubai International Cricket stadium Dubai. Both twenty 20 teams will be facing huge insistence in absence seizure of their main players and have to depend upon the young blood of their respective teams.
Pakistan will be facing huge loss in shape of Saeed Ajmal who was players playing international cricket after being accounted for illegal bowling action last month by ICC while all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez ruled out from the series after sustaining injury to his hand. On the other hand all-rounder Shane Watson was ruled out of the full tour with an ankle injury.
His likely alternate Mitchell Marsh is also doubtful for Sunday’s game due to a hamstring injury. Pacer Pat Cummins will also miss out due to his interest in a T-20 game in India. So both teams will miss their big names in the only T20 of the tour. Let’s see which team will overcome these crisis.
Pak V Aus Twenty 20 Match
T20 Match Dubai.
Timing : 20:00 Local | 16:00 GMT | 21:00 PST – October 5, 2014
Ground : Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
Match Umpires : Ahsan Raza and Shozab Raza
3rd Umpire : Ahmed Shahab
Match Referee: J Srinath
Reserve umpire: Khalid Mahmood
Team Squad For Twenty-20
Pakistan Team Squad Shahid Afridi*, Ahmed Shehzad, Anwar Ali, Awais Zia, Bilawal Bhatti, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Irfan, Raza Hasan, Saad Nasim, Sohaib Maqsood, Sohail Tanvir, Umar Akmal†, Umar Amin, Wahab Riaz
Australia Team Squad AJ Finch*, SA Abbott, CJ Boyce, PJ Cummins, JP Faulkner, BJ Haddin†, MR Marsh, GJ Maxwell, KW Richardson, SPD Smith, MA Starc, DA Warner