The series decider match will be played today, and also it will the last match from the Pakistan tour of England 2020. THE first T20I got no result because of rain, Second T20I the home team England won by five wickets. The visitor team Pakistan batted first in the second t20 and scored 195 runs with 4 wickets down. Mohammad Hafeez batted with the strike-rate of 191.66 and he scored 69 runs.
The captain of the team Babar Azam gave a good start to his team by scoring 56 runs. Fakhar Zaman 36 and Shoaib Malik scored 12 runs. AU Rashid took two wickets, CJ Jordan and TK Curran both of them took one wicket each. In reply, JM Bairstow † scored 44 runs, DJ Malan 54 not out, EJG Morgan (c) added 66 runs to his team scoreboard. Shadab Khan dismissed three English batsmen, Haris Rauf took two wickets in that match.
Watch Eng v Pak 3rd T20I Highlights today – 3rd T20I, Pakistan tour of England from Old Trafford, Manchester Tuesday, 1-09-2020.
Morgan keen to chase again. “It looks a little bit drier but still good,” he says of the pitch. England are unchanged again.
“We planned to bowl first but we will try to post a good total,” says Babar Azam. Three changes for Pakistan: Haider Ali, Sarfaraz Ahmed and Wahab Riaz come in. Haider replaces Iftikhar Ahmed, Sarfaraz takes the gloves from Mohammad Rizwan and Riaz replaces the injured Mohammad Amir.
England won the toss and chose to bowl.
England team: 1 Tom Banton, 2 Jonny Bairstow (wk), 3 Dawid Malan, 4 Eoin Morgan (capt), 5 Moeen Ali, 6 Sam Billings, 7 Lewis Gregory, 8 Tom Curran, 9 Chris Jordan, 10 Adil Rashid, 11 Saqib Mahmood.
Pakistan team: 1 Babar Azam (capt), 2 Fakhar Zaman, 3 Mohammad Hafeez, 4 Shoaib Malik, 5 Shadab Khan, 6 Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), 7 Haider Ali, 8 Imad Wasim, 9 Wahab Riaz, 10 Haris Rauf, 11 Shaheen Afridi.
Match Timings: 17:00 GMT | 18:00 Local | 22:00 PKT
Umpires – Mike Burns, David Millns
TV Umpires – Alex Wharf
Match Referee – Wayne Noon
Reserve Umpire – Martin Saggers
Match number – T20I no. 1093