Bangladesh won the toss and chose to bat in the first Twenty20 contest of a three-match series against Pakistan, which is being played in Lahore.
Followers of Pakistan’s cricket all around the world will witness a super Friday today as men’s senior and junior team will take on Bangladesh, respectively.
Pakistan men’s senior team will play the first T20I against Bangladesh at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore at 2:00 pm PKT whereas the junior team will play Bangladesh in their last Group B contest in ICC U19 World Cup in South Africa at 1:00 pm PKT.
Babar Azam led Pakistan team will play against Bangladesh in a historic shorter format series. Both the countries will play the first T20I after 2016. Last time, Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 55 runs in T20 World Cup 2016.
On the other hand, wicket-keeper batsman Rohail Nazir will lead the junior bunch against Bangladesh. The green shirts are in a strong position to qualify for the knock-out stage after winning the first two matches in a row against Scotland and Zimbabwe.