COLOMBO – Pakistan team will take on Sri Lanka in the firs T20 International match of two match series on Thursday at R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
Shahid Afridi will lead the team. Several youngs player will be seen in action against host team.
Fast bowler Zia ul Haq will make his debut in International cricket under the captaincy of ‘Boom Boom’.
Pakistani skipper, Shahid Afridi, Nauman and Zia ul Haq joined the team in Colombo, while Umar Akmal will join team on Tuesday.
Pakistan will play two twenty20 matches against Sri Lanka. ‘Green Shirts’ will take on Sri Lanka on July 30 in first t20 match and second matcjh will be played on August 1.
Shahid Afridi will lead the team but Pakistan Cricket Board and coaches are not satisfied with the form of Afridi.
Although he recently played Caribbean league in West Indies but he was unable to produce strong punch in any match.
This is big chance for Pakistan team to improve their game before ICC T20 Cricket World Cup 2016.
Match will start at 6:30 pm according to Pakistan Standard Time.