Two big giants of the World Cup 2019, Pakistan and Australia, are facing each other in the 17th Encounter of the tournament on June 12, 2019, at Taunton. The Australian team has two wins in their bucket and a loss also. On the other hand, the unpredictable Pakistan team is currently standing at 7th position on the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 points table. They have won one match against number one, England. While they also have a lost match against West Indies followed by a draw match against Sri Lanka due to Heavy Rain. Now, they have to win Pak vs Aus battle which is going to be played at the County Ground, Taunton on 12 June 2019.
Pak vs Aus – The Battle of Nerves:
With attacking fast bowlers like Mitchel Starc and Pat Cummins in their troop section, they are going to come hard against unpredictable Pakistan. But who knows about Pakistan. Although, they aren’t strong as compared to the Australian line-up, no one can predict the final result before the end of the match. It is going to be a thriller of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 tournament.
Pace Attack: Mitchel Starc VS Wahab Riaz:
Wahab Riaz, the energetic pace bowler from Pakistan, is ready to hunt the kangaroos with his ultra-fast speed. He has done superb bouncers spell against Australia in the world cup 2015 after the provocation from Shane Watson. Along with Mohammad Amir, surely, Wahab Riaz is going to perform exceptionally well.
The Australians have Mitchell Starc in their line-up. He is also in great form as he took important 5 wickets of West Indies and played a crucial role in Australian’s 15 runs victory. Starc is setting his goals against the Pakistani batsmen. While Imam’s statement has pushed Starc on the “Front Foot.”
Imam’s statement about Mitchel Starc:
Imam said that we are ready and all set to play against Starc. He is not a headache for us. Surely, it is going to be the toughest encounter of the 2019 Cricket World cup so far. You can watch Pak vs Aus live score from this website by subscribing the newsletter.
Must Win Game for Pakistan:
As Pakistan is one of the favorites in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, therefore, they need to win this game to keeping themselves alive in the tournament. Their easy match against Sri Lanka was a draw due to heavy rain. Now, they have to bounce back on the kangaroos who are in great touch with their strong batting and bowling line-ups. But they need to consider the unpredictable factor of Pakistan. If they are down one minute, they will surely bounce back at the next moment.
Sarfaraz Ahmad is also hoping for the best as Mohammad Amir came back in his form. He is bowling at great rhythm. Shadab Khan is also taking wickets of the opponents at the crucial time. His important wicket of Joe Root pushed Pakistan on the front foot. Apart from bowling lineup, both openers are also performing well. Imam is playing with a firm belief of hitting the ball with hard hands. While Fakhar is already coming hard against the bowlers. If Pakistan has to win against the Australians in the Pak vs Aus encounter, then both openers will have to perform with attacking strike rate.
Pakistan Squad for Pak vs Aus Match:
Here is the 15 man squad of Pakistan for their 4th match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
- Fakhar Zaman
- Imam ul Haq
- Babar Azam
- Harris Sohail
- Mohammad Hafeez
- Shoaib Malik
- Sarfaraz Ahmad
- Imad Wasim
- Hassan Ali
- Shaheen Shah Afridi
- Mohammad Amir
- Wahab Riaz
- Husnain Ali
- Asif Ali
- Shadab Khan
Australia Squad for Pak vs Aus Match:
Here is the 15 man squad of Australia for their 4th match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
- Aaron Finch
- David Warner
- Kane Richardson
- Adam Zampa
- Jason Behrendorff
- Alex Carey
- Glenn Maxwell
- Shaun Marsh
- Steve Smith
- Usman Khawaja
- Marcus Stoinis
- Mitchell Starc
- Nathan Coulter-Nile
- Pat Cummins
- Nathon Lynn
Heavy rain is expected on 12 June at Taunton:
Both sides are preparing themselves for the biggest encounter of the tournament. But heavy is also going to play its crucial role. Heavy rain is expected at County Ground Taunton. If this will happen, then it won’t be great news for Pakistan as their previous game was also washed out due to rain. Let’s hope for the best for Pakistan vs Australia match.
Pak vs Aus Live Streaming:
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