Mohammad Hafeez is on 37 © AFP (File Photo)
Mohammad Hafeez is on 37 © AFP (File Photo)

Former World Champions, Pakistan were were in good control of their innings following the opening 50-run stand by the openers, against minnows, Zimbabwe during the first of the three-match ODI series against minnows, Zimbabwe at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. Currently, Pakistan are 83 for no loss in 15 overs with openers, Azhar Ali and Mohammad Hafeez on 44 and 37, respectively. LIVE CRICKET UPDATES: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe 2015, 1st ODI at Lahore

Earlier, Pakistan skipper, Azhar Ali won the toss and elected to bat first on a firm batting track of Lahore. Hammad Azam, Mohammad Sami and Shoaib Malik come in as Ahmed Shehzad and Junaid Khan miss out. One-Day International cricket returns to Pakistan after a span of three years following the deadly militant attack on Sri Lankan team in 2008. LIVE SCORECARD AND COMMENTARY: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, 1st ODI at Lahore