The excitement of playing the first pink-ball Test on Asian soil will be tempered by the threat Pakistan’s spin twins pose as West Indies seeks a dramatic turnaround in fortunes on what has been a disappointing tour of the United Arab Emirates thus far.
Pakistan is all set to play the first Test match from the 3-0 series of test matches against West Indies today on 13th October, 2016 in United Arab Emirates.
The 1st test match between Pakistan and West Indies will start at 4:30 PM at Pakistan Standard Time in Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Here is the official LIVE Stream of PAK vs WI 1st Test Match at Dubai International Cricket Stadium along with Geo Super, Ten Sports and PTV Sports live stream options.
The remaining two Tests, played with the traditional red ball in natural light, will be in Abu Dhabi (October 21-25) and Sharjah (October 30-November 3).
Umpires – RK Illingworth and PR Reiffel
TV umpire – IJ Gould
Match referee – JJ Crowe
Reserve umpire – Shozab Raza
Pakistan: (possible): 1 Sami Aslam, 2 Azhar Ali, 3 Asad Shafiq, 4 Misbah ul Haq (capt), 5 Babar Azam, 6 Sarfraz Ahmed (wk), 7 Mohammad Nawaz, 8 Wahab Riaz, 9 Yasir Shah, 10 Mohammad Amir, 11 Sohail Khan.
West Indies: Jason Holder (capt), Kraigg Brathwaite, Devendra Bishoo, Jermaine Blackwood, Carlos Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Roston Chase, Miguel Cummins, Shane Dowrich (wk), Shannon Gabriel, Shai Hope, Leon Johnson, Alzarri Joseph, Marlon Samuels, Jomel Warrican.