Pakistan will be up against England in the first Test match of 3 test match series starting Wednesday.
Looking at the history, Pakistani Team has the ability to perform and win games in English situations.
Making the cricketing comeback after 7 months, due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, Azhar XI is all set to hit the ground with its playing 11.
The English team hosted the West Indies team last month which was also the return of international cricket after the COVID-19 outbreak.
The English team won the series against West Indies by 2-1 and yet again they urged as the toughest competitor to defeat at home.
AZHAR XI has won the most number of games on English soil and also has the second-highest winning percentage after South Africa.
Squad: Shan Masood, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali(c), Babar Azam, Asad Shafiq, Mohammad Rizwan(w), Shadab Khan, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Abbas, Shaheen Afridi, Naseem Shah, Fawad Alam, Sohail Khan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Imam-ul-Haq, Kashif Bhatti
Squad: Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Zak Crawley, Joe Root(c), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler(w), Dominic Bess, Jofra Archer, Stuart Broad, James Anderson, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood, Sam Curran
Where the Match will be played?
The match will be played in Old Trafford, Manchester.
When the match will be started?
The match will be started at 3:00 pm (PST).
Schedule of three test series
Aug 05, Wed – Aug 09, Sun
England vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Aug 13, Thu – Aug 17, Mon
England vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Aug 21, Fri – Aug 25, Tue
England vs Pakistan, 3rd Test, The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Aug 28, Fri
England vs Pakistan, 1st T20I, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Aug 30, Sun
England vs Pakistan, 2nd T20I, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Sep 01, Tue
England vs Pakistan, 3rd T20I, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester