Australia Vs Pakistan T20: Match called off due to rain

Australia Vs Pakistan T20: Match called off due to rain
Sydney: The first T20 match between Australia and Pakistan has been called off due to rain.

The second match between the two teams will be played on November 5.

Earlier today, Australia won the toss and decided to bowl against Pakistan. Later, the match was halted due to rain.

After rain stopped, the match was limited to 15 over with Pakistan set a setting a target of 119 runs for Australia to achieve.

As Australia scored 41 runs in 3.1 over, the match was stopped again due to rain.

Pakistan’s performance was disappointing opener Fakhar Zaman scoring only 1 run. Later, wicket keeper Muhammad Rizwan and Captain Babar Azam scored 60 runs together before Rizwan had to go back to pavilion.

Australia’s Squad: Aaron Finch (capt), David Warner, Steve Smith, Ben McDermott, Ashton Turner, Alex Carey (wk), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins, Mitch Starc, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa

 

Pakistan’s Squad: Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Haris Sohail, Mohammad Rizwan, Asif Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir,  Mohammad Irfan