Hamilton Masakadza © AFP (File photo)
Hamilton Masakadza © AFP (File photo)

Zimbabwe have started very well in their T20 International against Pakistan at Lahore. Hamilton Masakadza and Vusi Sibanda have opened the batting and they have started very well. In six overs, they have managed to set the tone for the innings and Pakistan are trying to find the first wicket. Live Blog: Zimbabwe vs Pakistan, 1st T20I

Masakadza has been the aggressor for Zimbabwe. He started off by picking a couple of boundaries off the bowling of the comeback man Mohammad Sami. He managed to smash a few across the leg-side. He even smashed a six over square-leg. In the midst, there was a collision between Bilawal Bhatti and Vusi Sibanda as the batsman was trying to go for a run and Bhatti was trying to back up. Live Scorecard: Zimbabwe vs Pakistan, 1st T20I

Earlier, Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bat first on a good surface. Zimbabwe are being captained by Elton Chigumbura. Pakistan are being led by Shahid Afridi. This is a historic occasion for Pakistan and their fans as they are playing international cricket at home after a gap of six years. The ground is full at Lahore and they have many spectators in.