AUSTRALIA and Pakistan meet for a five-match ODI sequence in the UAE as both groups ramp up their World Cup preparation.
It has been a astonishing month for the Aussies, who fought abet from 2-0 down in India to bag a famed sequence accumulate.
Usman Khawaja is the man in manufacture after two a total bunch in three fits in India, with this the final likelihood to galvanize sooner than this summer time’s World Cup in England.
Pakistan narrowly misplaced out to South Africa of their final ODI sequence and have not overwhelmed Australia on this layout since January 2017.
However they did whitewash the Aussies in a T20 sequence at the tip of ultimate year.
What time does the third ODI start?
THE third game of the sequence will be held on Wednesday, March 27.
It could perhaps be held in Abu Dhabi, UAE with the toss at 10.30am UK time.
The first innings will then commence at 11am.
That is 3pm in the UAE, 4pm in Pakistan and 10pm in Sydney.
Which TV channel can I look for it on?
SADLY you can’t look for this match are dwelling in the UK.
Must you are in Australia, tune into Fox Sports actions for defense from Sharjah.
Protection begins at 10pm AEDT time.
Viewers in Pakistan will be in a convey to look for the game on PTV Sports actions.
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What’s the personnel news?
STEVE SMITH and David Warner salvage met with their personnel-mates as they put collectively to rejoin the Australian setup following their ball-tampering bans.
However they could maybe now not feature on this sequence, with both gamers getting back from elbow surgical operation and as an different taking part in in the IPL.
Pakistan meanwhile are resting skipper Sarfraz Ahmed despite he himself getting back from a ban, whereas Hasan Ali, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Fakhar Zaman and Babar Azam are all out with minor accidents and now not risked.
All eyes will be on moving 18-year-extinct rapidly Mohammad Hasnain, who Shane Watson declared one of many ‘fastest kids’ he’s ever considered.
Shoaib Malik (c), Abid Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Haris Sohail, Imad Wasim, Imam-ul-Haq, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Abbas , Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Rizwan, Saad Ali, Shan Masood, Umar Akmal, Usman Shinwari, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Hasnain.
Aaron Finch, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Glenn Maxwell, Ashton Turner, Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Lyon, Adam Zampa.
ODI time table
- Friday, March 22 – 1st ODI, Sharjah (d/n)11am GMT – Australia accumulate by 8 wickets
- Sunday, March 24 – 2nd ODI, Sharjah (d/n)11am GMT – Australia accumulate by 8 wickets
- Wednesday, March 27 – 3rd ODI, Abu Dhabi (d/n)11am GMT
- Friday, March 29 – 4th ODI, Dubai (d/n)11am GMT
- Sunday, March 31 – Fifth ODI, Dubai (d/n)11am GMT