Azhar Ali has scored his sixth half-century © AFP
Azhar Ali has scored his sixth half-century © AFP

Skipper Azhar Ali’s timely half-century has build Pakistan’s inning in the third and final One-day International (ODI) against Bangladesh at Dhaka. He came out to bat with a positive intent and determination. This is a pressure game for him both as a batsman and as a skipper. He has ascored his sixth ODI fifty. Pakistan are fighting to save a white-wash here as the hosts have already won the first two games of the series. After 32 overs Pakistan reached  for 165 for two with Azhar is batting on 84. Catch live cricket scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary of Bangladesh vs Pakistan 3rd ODI at Dhaka here

Earlier Pakistan skipper Azhar won an important toss and elected to bat first. With a rain forecast later in the day, the decision was highly questionable. Pakistan have made three changes to the team that lost the last game. Rahat Ali, Sarfraz Ahmed and a out of sorts Saeed Ajmal are not playing. Umar Gul, Zulfiqar Babar and Sami Aslam replaced them. Bangladesh are unchanged. Live Updates: Bangladesh vs Pakistan 3rd ODI