Zimbabwe bowl in tri-series opener against Pakistan

Zimbabwe bowl in tri-series opener against Pakistan

TossZimbabwe selected to bowl v Pakistan

Within the opening recreation of the tri-series, newly appointed Zimbabwe captain Hamilton Masakadza put Pakistan in on a floor that seemed like it might enhance as the sport went on. Zimbabwe benched Chris Mpofu and Malcom Waller, however moreover that, opted for expertise in what’s already a severely depleted squad to select from.

Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed, who admitted he would have most popular to bowl first too, went for an nearly full-strength facet. The one exception to that was Mohammad Amir being rested, with Usman Khan performed as a substitute. Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Hafeez are on the high of the order, with Mohammad Nawaz additionally coming in.

Zimbabwe: 1 Solomon Mire 2 Chamu Chibhabha three Hamilton Masakadza (capt) four Tarisai Musakanda 5 Peter Moor (wk) 6 Elton Chigumbura 7 Ryan Burl eight Tendai Chisoro 9 Kyle Jarvis 10 Blessing Muzarbani 11 John Nyumbu

Pakistan: 1 Fakhar Zaman 2 Mohammad Hafeez three Hussain Talat four Shoaib Malik 5 Sarfraz Ahmed (capt & wk) 6 Asif Ali 7 Faheem Ashraf eight Shadab Khan 9 Mohammad Nawaz 10 Hasan Ali 11 Usman Shinwari