Pat Cummins says: “Looks like a good wicket if it will have some spin in it will be days four and five”.
Babar says: “Pitch looks good, maybe the third or fourth day will help the spinners.” Pakistan have made one change with Naseem Shah coming in for Faheem Ashraf.
Pakistan vs Australia 3rd Test Highlights today, Monday 21-3-2022 – 3rd Test, Australia tour of Pakistan from Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.
Last five completed Tests, the most recent first
Australia won the toss, chose to bat first.
Pakistan team: 1 Abdullah Shafique, 2 Imam Ul Haq, 3 Azhar Ali, 4 Babar Azam (capt), 5 Fawad Alam, 6 Mohammad Rizwan (wk), 7 Nauman Ali, 8 Sajid Khan, 9 Hasan Ali, 10 Shaheen Shah Afridi, 11 Naseem Shah.
Australia team: 1 David Warner, 2 Usman Khawaja, 3 Marnus Labuschagne, 4 Steven Smith, 5 Travis Head, 6 Cameron Green, 7 Alex Carey (wk), 8 Pat Cummins (capt), 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Nathan Lyon, 11 Mitchell Swepson.
Match Timings: 05:00 GMT | 10:00 Local
Umpires – Ahsan Raza, Aleem Dar
TV Umpires – Asif Yaqoob
Match Referee – Ranjan Madugalle
Reserve Umpire – Rashid Riaz
Match number – Test no. 2458