Pakistan and England T20I series starts today. Both the teams have already announced their Squads. Pakistan named a 17-member Squad for the upcoming encounters adding some new Faces to their Side.
Shaheens will Look to repay the debt of Test Series as they believe they missed a golden chance to defeat England at their own backyard. If Pakistan had won the all-important session on the Day 4 of Test Match, the outlook of the Test Series would have been entirely different.
Pakistani Fans strongly believe the Green Team will have the better of English Side in the Shorter format of the Game. T20 format naturally favors the sub-continent side which reflects their overall T20 record and their domination at the ranking table in the last couple of years.
Nobody in the World questions the abilities of Pakistani players but at the same time, No one Guarantees whether the dugout will offer a show of their Capabilities or not. The Tag of being “Unpredictable” is biggest friend & foe and who knows which Pakistani side will opposition will get to Face.
England has played smart move by adding Azhar Mehmood to their huddle. Azhar Mehmood worked as a Pakistan’s bowling bowler coach when Mickey Arthur was Their Head Coach. Azhar played a significant role in setting up the current pace Attack for Pakistan. The Green team has the likes of Younis Khan who won the Only T20 World Cup for Pakistan as skipper.
All the Three Matches will be played in Manchester with the Weather Forecast still Haunts Cricket fans as it suggests a doubt of play. Pakistan is Currently ranked 4th in the Ranking Table while England is only Behind Australia with holding no 2 position at the table.
The Ideal Combination for Pakistani team would be
- Babar Azam
- Haider Ali
- Muhammad Hafeez/Fakhar Zaman
- Sarfaraz Ahmad
- Shoaib Malik
- Imad Wasim
- Shadab Khan
- Wahab Riaz
- Shaheen Shah Afridi
- Muhammad Amir