By CricketCountry Staff
Dubai: Sep 7, 2012
Australia will look to bounce back against Pakistan in their second T20 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday, after being thrashed in the opening tie by seven wickets.
Pakistan are 1-0 up in the three-match series, having won the opening tie at the same venue by a crushing seven-wicket margin.
Australia are on the brink of slipping to the 10th spot in ICC Rankings in Twenty20 cricket, if they fail to level their ongoing three-match series against Pakistan in UAE.
Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez (c), Nasir Jamshed, Umar Akmal, Imran Nazir, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal (wk), Abdul Razzaq, Sohail Tanvir, Raza Hasan, Umar Gul, Saeed Ajmal.
Australia: David Warner, Shane Watson, Matthew Wade (wk), Michael Hussey, David Hussey, George Bailey(c), Cameron White, Mitchell Starc, Daniel Christian, Brad Hogg, Pat Cummins.