Pakistan play West Indies in their opening match of the ICC Champions Trophy at the Oval on Friday, June 7, 2013. The Pak vs WI match starts at 10:30 local, 2:30 Pakistan time.
The West Indies won the toss and put Pakistan into bat first. When last reports came in Pakistan lost Imran Farhat for just four runs. Follow the Pak vs WI live scorecard here.
Pakistan have advantage over the West Indies in this match because they have arrived in England a month ago and have also played four ODI’s against. Two each against Ireland and Scotland.
The match is expected to be of high intensity as a defeat will push the team far for them to qualify for the semi-finals. The team winning the toss might field first to take advantage of the early morning climate.
This is the first ODI at the Oval in 10 months. Under sunny conditions the batsman are expected to get some assistance and a big scoring game is expected.
This series is being broadcasted by Star Cricket in India and PTV and Geo Super channel in Pakistan.
Star Sports will be live streaming the match at its official website.
Watch the match on Star Sports website live online here.
The teams are as below:
Pakistan: Kamran Akmal, Saeed Ajmal, Wahab Riaz, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Irfan, Imran Farhat, Nasir Jamshed, Mohammad Hafeez, Asad Shafiq, Misbah-ul-Haq, Shoaib Malik.
West Indies: Marlon Samuels, Ramnaresh Sarwan, Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin, Sunil Narine, Ravi Rampaul, Chris Gayle, Johnson Charles, Darren Bravo, Kemar Roach.