Pakistan were forced to make two changes as skipper Shoaib Malik suffered rib injury and opener Imam-ul-Haq fever to withdraw from the game. Imad Wasim is leading the side in absence of Malik. @Twitter/ICC

Pakistan won the toss and sent Australia, who have an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series, into bat in the fourth one-day international in Dubai on Friday.

Australia, who won the first two games by eight wickets in Sharjah and the third in Abu Dhabi by 80 runs, brought in fast bowlers Kane Richardson and Nathan Coulter-Nile. (Pakistan vs Australia, 4th ODI: LIVE UPDATES)

The pair replaced Pat Cummins and Jason Behrendorff.

Pakistan were forced to make two changes as skipper Shoaib Malik suffered rib injury and opener Imam-ul-Haq fever to withdraw from the game.

Opener Abid Ali and batsman Saad Ali were handed ODI debuts while Imad Wasim will lead the team.

The last match will also be played in Dubai on March 31.

Teams:

Pakistan: Imad Wasim (Capt), Shan Masood, Abid Ali, Umar Akmal, Haris Sohail, Saad Ali, Mohammad Rizwan, Usman Shinwari, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Junaid Khan

Australia: Aaron Finch (Captain), Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey, Nathan Lyon, Adam Zampa, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Kane Richardson

Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena (SRI) and Rashid Riaz (PAK)

Tv umpire: Michael Gough (ENG)

Match referee: Jeff Crowe (NZL)