Azhar Ali © Getty Images (File Photo)
Azhar Ali © Getty Images (File Photo)

Azhar Ali is caught behind for 72 off the bowling of Taskin Ahmed against Bangladesh in the first One-Day International (ODI) at Dhaka. He and Sohail Khan were building an excellent partnership, but it was unfortunately cut short against the run of play. Bangladesh will be extremely happy with this breakthrough as this partnership was beginning to threaten them. Live Blog:  Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2015, 1st ODI at Dhaka

Sohail will look to carry the momentum on with the new batsman Mohammad Rizwan, who is making his ODI debut. It’s a big ask, but they have to dig in and try their best to get as close to the Bangladesh total as possible. Bangladesh will look to pick up a few more wickets to put Pakistan under really pressure. Live Cricket Scorecard: Bangladesh vs Pakistan 2015, 1st ODI at Dhaka

Earlier Bangladesh had won the toss and elected to bat first. All-rounder Shakib-Al-Hasan is leading the team in the absence of Mashrafe Mortaza as he is serving a ban for maintaining slow over-rate in the previous game against India in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. He is set to return to the squad in the second ODI. Saeed Ajmal’s new bowling action: More round-arm, with a much straighter elbow