PAK vs AUS: Australia Team arrives in Pakistan for multi-format series
PAK vs AUS: The Australian men’s cricket team arrived in Pakistan on Sunday for a multi-format series.
On March 4, the tour will begin with a three-match Test series. Followed by an ODI series on March 29, and one T20I on April 5. The tour will mark Pat Cummins’ first foreign Tests since taking over as captain. As well as the start of the post-Justin Langer era following the coach’s departure earlier this month.
For the Test series, which shifts to Karachi and then Lahore for the second and third games. As well as the three ODIs and lone T20I in Rawalpindi. Also Andrew McDonald is heading the side on an interim basis.
— Cricket Australia (@CricketAus) February 27, 2022
In 1998, Australia toured Pakistan, winning the three-match Test series 1-0 and sweeping the three one-day internationals.
As per the reports by Cricket.com.au, early 4,000 police and military personnel will be positioned at the team hotel in Islamabad and the cricket stadium in Rawalpindi.
Australia Test squad: Pat Cummins (c), Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Marcus Harris, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Steve Smith (vc), Mitchell Starc, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, David Warner. On standby: Sean Abbott, Brendan Doggett, Nic Maddinson, Matthew Renshaw.
Australia ODI and T20 squad: Aaron Finch (c), Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Jason Behrendorff, Alex Carey, Nathan Ellis, Cameron Green, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitchell Marsh, Ben McDermott, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Marcus Stoinis, Adam Zampa.