Live: World XI ask Pakistan to bat first in series decider
It’s time for the series decider match of the Independece cup between Pakistan and World XI. World XI have won the toss in the third T20I at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Pakistan and the skipper of visiting side, Faf du Plessis asked Pakistan one more time to bat first. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ টস জিতে ফিল্ডিংয়ে তামিমরা]
Faf du Plessis thinks it’s going to be a good wicket hence they have opted to bowl first. They are looking for another thrilling chase here in Gaddafi stadium. In the contrary, Sarfraz Ahmed, the skipper of home side is happy to get the chance to bat first. He is aiming to set a good total on the board to execution his plans.
Both teams have made changes in the squad. Hasan Ali comes back in Pakistan playing XI after being dropped in the second T20I. On the other side, George Bailey replaces regular wicket-keeper Tim Paine for World XI. He will take the charge of wicket-keeping roles for the day.
World XI (Playing XI): Tamim Iqbal, Hashim Amla, Faf du Plessis(c), George Bailey(w), David Miller, Thisara Perera, Darren Sammy, Ben Cutting, Samuel Badree, Morne Morkel, Imran Tahir.
Pakistan (Playing XI): Fakhar Zaman, Ahmed Shehzad, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed(w/c), Imad Wasim, Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Usman Khan, Rumman Raees.
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