Second test: Australia Vs Pakistan Live Score
Hosts will continue to be favorites to win the series even after endi ng the first test as draw.
- Lyon to pick up three or more wickets
- Australia to win the series
Valiant century from Usman Khawaja has helped Australia to escape a loss in first test. Australia would like to end seven year drought of winning a series in sub continent. Australia last win a text series in tropical climate wass in 2011,seven years ago. Even in Bangladesh last year , Australia managed only a draw.
Skipper Time Paine has announced that Mitchell Starc will be in playing eleven. He also expressed his team’s confidence in prematch conference. Nathon Lyon holds the key for Australia, this pitch is definitely suited for him . Australia batted for 139.5 overs to save the test match in sharjah. They had amoral victory against Australia in the last match.
Team winning the toss will look to bat first, especially when batting in 4th innings is risky. This pitch is definitely a result yielding one. So we are likely to have a winner for this test series.
Pakistan will certainly make at least one change. Imam-ul-haq, is out of the series due to broken injury. It’s a huge setback for Pakistan as he is inform player. He was involved in 205 run opening stand with Mohd Hafeez in first inning of of first test, in which his contribution of 75. He also scored a 48 in second innings. He was forced to step out of field due to injury. Fakhar zaman might make a test debut at the age of 28. If not, Azar Ali might be promoted up the order. Azar Ali had a forgettable first test as he score only 22 runs. Shadab Khan is still unavailable because of his groin injury,which present s Yasir Shah a certain place as a spinner