Pakistan win toss, to bat first against India

DUBAI: Pakistan have won the toss and elected to bat first against India in their second match in the Super 4 phase of Asia Cup 2018 at Dubai International Stadium.

Pakistan made two changes. Shadab Khan and Mohammad Amir making their way back into the playing eleven for Hais Sohail and Usman Shinwari respectively.

India on the other hand have made no change in their squad against their arch-rival Pakistan.

Pakistani skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said that the pitch today is looking favorable for batting and team will give a good target to India.

Earlier, India beat Pakistan by eight wickets in their last encounter in the group stage of Asia Cup 2018.

Playing XI


Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed (c & wk), Asif Ali, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir, Shaheen Afridi


Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal