After a huge 131-run win against Zimbabwe in the first ODI, Pakistan go into the second game of the three-match series winning the toss and bowling first for the very first time on the tour.
Bilal Asif has been brought into the team to test his efficiency for the Test matches against England in the UAE in mid-October. Asad Shafiq has also been give a go in the second match. Ahmed Shehzad and Imad Wasim have been rested for this game.
Meanwhile, Zimbabwe have made no changes to the squad.
Will it be the same dominant Pakistan beating Zimbabwe easily today or there will be some life added to the game by the slow and dead pitch. We’ll update everything live for you, welcome to the second ODI’s live over-by-over coverage.
Pakistan: Azhar Ali*, Bilal Asif, Mohammad Hafeez, Sarfraz Ahmed†, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Rizwan, Asad Shafiq, Aamer Yamin, Wahab Riaz, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Irfan
Zimbabwe: BB Chari, CJ Chibhabha, H Masakadza, SC Williams, Sikandar Raza, E Chigumbura*, R Mutumbami†, LM Jongwe, AG Cremer, T Panyangara, J Nyumbu
Azhar Ali won the toss and elected to chase for the first time in the series.