BSP-19 Pakistan bat in final T20 against Australia

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Pakistan bat in final T20 against Australia

DUBAI, Oct 28, 2018 (BSS/AFP) – Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final Twenty20 international against Australia in Dubai on Sunday.

Pakistan, who lead the series 2-0, rested opener Fakhar Zaman and fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi, bringing in Sahibzada Farhan and Usman Shinwari.

Australia brought in off-spinner Nathan Lyon in place of seamer Billy Stanlake.

Teams:

Pakistan: Sarfraz Ahmed (capt), Sahibzada Farhan, Mohammad Hafeez, Babar Azam, Asif Ali, Shoaib Malik, Shadab Khan, Usman Shinwari, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf

Australia: Aaron Finch (capt), Alex Carey, Mitchell Marsh, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, Ben McDermott, D’Arcy Short, Billy Stanlake, Andrew Tye, Adam Zampa

Umpires: Shozab Raza (PAK) and Rashid Riaz (PAK)

TV umpire: Ahsan Raza (PAK)

Match referee: Ranjan Madugalle (SRI)

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