It was a case of game, set and match to Pakistan as they beat Australia with great comfort in Dubai, to claim a clean sweep in the three-match T20I series.
Pakistan won the toss and decided to bat against Australia in the 2nd T20I, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai today.
The Australian batsmen made a real mess of their run chase and were bowled out for a mere 89 in 16.5 overs, to give Pakistan a somewhat unexpected 66-run victory, in the first of the three t20 matches, in Abu Dhabi.
Ever since Pakistan defended a total of 140 against the all-conquering West Indies, at Adelaide in December 1981, they have thrilled world cricket......
With a foot firmly on the opposition’s throat, Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed had the luxury to bat as long as he wished and then leave Australia with an impossible fourth-innings run chase.
The Australian captain, Tim Paine, has announced the team for tomorrow's first Test against Pakistan at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Australian cricketers today visited one of Dubai’s largest labour camp facilities to experience how workers live, and hear stories of sacrifices they have made for their families.
Aaron Finch has been unveiled as Australia’s T20 captain ahead of the upcoming Qantas Tour of the UAE series against Pakistan.
Aaron Finch spoke to media today at AB Field, prior to the Qantas Tour of the UAE Test squad departure mid this week..