Australia will take on Pakistan in the first Test match on Friday, in what will be the beginning of their tour to the country after 24 years. The first of the three-match Test series will be played at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Wednesday that every Test series between Pakistan and Australia will now be called Benaud-Qadir Trophy. VISIT HERE
The three-match Test series would be part of the ICC World Test Championship, the first Test match of which will start at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium from Friday.
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Both sides are full of world-class players and proven Test performers that have made their names across formats around the world. For Pakistan Babar Azam, Azhar Ali, Fawad Alam, and Mohammad Rizwan are going to shoulder batting responsibilities while Australia possess batters like Steve Smith, David Warner, Usman Khawaja, and Marnus Labuschagne.
Shaheen Shah Afridi, Naseem Shah, Nauman Ali, and Sajid Khan are going to provide real ammunition to Pakistan’s varied bowling attack while Australia have in their ranks some of the best current bowlers like Cummins, Mitchel Starc, Josh Hazelwood, and Nathan Lyon.
Here are the final squads:
Pakistan Test Squad: Babar Azam (C), Abdullah Shafique, Azhar Ali, Fawad Alam, Imam-ul-Haq, Saud Shakeel, Shan Masood, Faheem Ashraf, Nauman Ali, Mohammad Rizwan, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Sajid Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Zahid Mahmood.
Pakistan ODI and T20I Squad: Pakistan’s ODI and T20I squads are yet to be announced.
Australia Test Squad: Pat Cummins (C), David Warner, Marcus Harris, Steven Smith, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh, Cameron Green, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood, Scott Boland, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson.
Australia ODI and T20I Squad: Aaron Finch (C), Steven Smith, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitchell Marsh, Marcus Stoinis, Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Cameron Green, Alex Carey, Josh Inglis, Ben McDermott, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Ellis, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa.
Pakistan vs Australia 2022 Test Schedule
|Date||Match Details||Venue||Time (PKT)|
|March 4-8||Pakistan vs Australia, 1st Test||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:00 AM|
|March 12-16||Pakistan vs Australia, 2nd Test||National Stadium, Karachi||10:00 AM|
|March 21-25||Pakistan vs Australia, 3rd Test||Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore||10:00 AM|
PAK vs AUS 2022 ODI and T20I Schedule
|Date||Match Details||Venue||Time (PKT)|
|March 29 (Tuesday)||Pakistan vs Australia, 1st ODI||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:00 AM|
|March 31 (Thursday)||Pakistan vs Australia, 2nd ODI||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:00 AM|
|April 2 (Saturday)||Pakistan vs Australia, 3rd ODI||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:00 AM|
|April 5 (Tuesday)||Pakistan vs Australia, Only T20I||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||3:00 PM|
Pakistan vs Australia 2022 live: TV channels and live streaming details
Pak vs Aus 2022 live-action can be caught on Foxtel. Live streaming coverage will be available via Fox Cricket and Kayo Sports.
The matches will be broadcast live on PTV Sports, the local broadcaster of the series.
Sony Sports Network has the right to broadcast Pakistan vs Australia series in India. Sony Six and Sony Six HD will broadcast the games on TV. They can also be streamed live on SonyLiv app.
The games will be available on Sky Sports. They can be viewed on Sky Sports Cricket.
In the following countries, matches will be available to watch through the ICC.tv website, ICC.tv mobile apps (Android & iOS), and Samsung TV and LG TV apps:
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