Having developed triumphant in the pivotal opening T20 global, Pakistan will be presently hoping to seal the arrangement when they meet Zimbabwe in the second and last amusement at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore on Sunday.
PTV: Pakistan survived a few restless minutes to secure a strained five-wicket win in the opening amusement on Friday, which checked rebuilding of universal cricket in their nation following a six-year rest.
On account of a blustery 142-run opening remain between Mukhtar Ahmed and Ahmed Shehzad, the hosts looked on course to an agreeable win before a whirlwind of wickets gave a sensational swing to the amusement.
With 4 needed off 4 conveyances, Captain Shahid Afridi struck a limit to seal Pakistan’s win.
Any semblance of Shoaib Malik and Umar Akmal neglected to legitimize their arrival to national group in the arrangement opener and will be under-weight to contribute in Sunday’s diversion.
PTV Sports Live Reported: Knocking down some pins will be has’ fundamental concern. Quick bowler Mohammad Sami sacked three wickets in first diversion however to the detriment of 36 keeps running in four overs.
Another returnee seamer Bilawal Bhatti yielded 37 keeps running in three wicketless overs and is liable to be supplanted either by uncapped Imad Wasim and Hammad Azam.
Pakistan likewise require change in the handling division. Wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed missed two certain rejection opportunities on Friday while different defenders misfielded on a few events to empower the guests deal with a major aggregate.
Zimbabwe, then again, will be intending to ricochet back to level the arrangement.
The African side put a persuading show with bat, dealing with an aggressive aggregate of 172, because of the Elton Chigumbura’s 35-ball 54 and 27-ball 43 from Hamilton Masakadza.
Their bowlers, be that as it may, poured chilly water on batsmen’s exertion.
Paceman Tishane Panyangara was especially costly with economy rate more than 11 and he could be supplanted by Tawanda Mupariwa in the second diversion.
The supplanting of Sikandar Raza with Craig Ervine is another change likely in Zimbabwe’s squad.
Shahid Afridi (Captain), Mukhtar Ahmed, Anwar Ali, Imad Wasim/Hammad Azam, Ahmed Shahzad, Umar Akmal, Shoaib Malik, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), Mohammad Sami, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Hafeez.
Elton Chigumbura (capt), Charles Coventry, Vusi Sibanda, Sean Williams, Hamilton Masakadza, Sikandar Raza/Craig Ervine, Richmond Mutumbami (wk), Brian Vitori, Tinashe Panyangara/Tawanda Mupariwa, Chris Mpofu, Graeme Cremer.