Pakistan and England cricket teams are all set for an exciting face-off in upcoming 4-match ODI series starting from 11th November in UAE.

1st ODI – Pakistan vs England
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi (D/N)
Wed Nov 11 
15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 16:00 PKT
2nd ODI – Pakistan vs England
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi (D/N)
Fri Nov 13 
15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 16:00 PKT
3rd ODI – Pakistan vs England
Sharjah Cricket Stadium (D/N)
Tue Nov 17 
15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 16:00 PKT
4th ODI – Pakistan vs England
Dubai International Cricket Stadium (D/N)
Fri Nov 20 
15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 16:00 PKT

With the return of in-form batsman Younis Khan and youngster Mohammad Rizwan in the ODI team, Pakistani batting line has surely gained strength. In the bowling department, off-spinner Bilal Asif (after his bowling action got cleared) left-arm pacer Mohammad Irfan and all-rounder Anwar Ali have also been included in the side.

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Leg spinner Yasir Shah might play the role of trump card for Pakistan with his wicket-taking spree.

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16-member Pakistan ODI Squad:

Azhar Ali (Captain), Younis Khan, Mohammad Rizwan, Babar Azam, Sarfaraz Ahmed(wk), Muhammad Hafeez, Ahmed Shehzad, Shoaib Malik, Wahab Riaz, Yasir Shah, Bilal Asif, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Irfan, Aamir Yamin, Rahat Ali and Zafar Gohar.

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England’s ODI team is comprised mostly of young players who are not familiar of playing in the tough weather conditions of UAE. English team will mostly rely on players like Eoin Morgan, Moin Ali and Joe Root in the batting whereas they have slightly weaker bowling line up as compared to Pakistan with not having wicket taking blowers like Stuart Broad and James Anderson.

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15-member England ODI Squad:

Eoin Morgan (Captain), Moeen Ali , Joe Root, Steven Finn, Alex Hales, Jason Roy, James Taylor, Reece Topley, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunket, Adil Rashid, Sam Billings (wk), Jos Buttler (wk), Jonny Bairstow (wk).

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Overall, Pakistan cricket team has an edge over English side for being a balanced unit for this format and also they have been performing consistently well on these grounds. Nevertheless, it can be a tough contest too as some England players (Alex Hales, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler) have the ability to surprise with their performance and we all know cricket is a game by chance.