MIRPUR – Australia won the toss and decided to bowl first in their crucial World Cup T20 game against Pakistan on March 23rd. On the other hand, Pakistan may play two pacers and bring in left-arm spinner Zulfiqar Babar. The clash will begin at 2:30 p.m. Pakistan time.
While the pitch assisted the spinners in all the games so far, more news is that it rained in Dhaka on Saturday and more wet spells are forecast on Sunday also.
The injured Australian all-rounder James Faulkner is injured and will miss this match, Daniel Christian retains the allrounder place.
A lil bit of history
These two teams have met 11 times in T20 internationals, Pakistan have won six, Australia four and one tie.
Pakistan played miserably against India in their opening game with none of their players playing a match winning performance.
Catch all the action live on PTV Sports if you are in Pakistan or Star Sports if you are in India or any other country in Asia.
For viewers in Pakistan, PTV Sports will be live streaming the match at its website. You can watch live streaming of the match on PTV here.
Fox Sports Australia and Channel 9 will be broadcasting the match live for viewers in Australia.
The Pak vs Aus players list
Australia: Aaron Finch, David Warner, Shane Watson, Glenn Maxwell, George Bailey, Brad Hodge, Brad Haddin, Daniel Christian, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Brad Hogg.
Pakistan: Kamran Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez, Umar Akmal, Shoaib Malik, Shahid Afridi, Sohaib Maqsood, Bilawal Bhatti, Umar Gul, Saeed Ajmal and Junaid Khan.