T20I Tri-Series final: Australia win toss, opt to bat first


KARACHI  : Australia have won the toss and will bat first in the final of the T20I tri-series in Harare.

Pakistan have made two changes to their side with Sahibzada Farhan — making his debut — replacing Haris Sohail and fast bowler Hasan Ali picked over Usman Khan. Australia on the other hand have brought in D’Arcy Short in place of Nic Maddinson.

Pakistan and Australia, each, won three out of their four matches during the round-robin stage of the tournament, with both sides sharing the spoils in matches they played against each other.

Line-ups

Pakistan XI: Fakhar Zaman, Sahibzada Farhan, Hussain Talat, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed (c/wk), Asif Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Amir, Hasan Ali and Shaheen Afridi

Australia XI: Aaron Finch (c), Alex Carey (wk), Travis Head, Glenn Maxwell, D’Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Jack Wildermuth, Ashton Agar, Andrew Tye, Jhye Richardson and Billy Stanlake

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    Original news : https://tribune.com.pk/story/1752608/7-t20i-tri-series-final-australia-win-toss-opt-bat-first/