Zahid Mehmood to make T20I debut today


Lahore: Dadu-born Leg-spinner Zahid Mehmood will make his T20I debut today here in the final T20I of the series against South Africa, ARY Sports reported.

According to sources, Pakistan will make three changes in the final playing XI. Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Haris Rauf will make way for Zahid along with Hasan Ali and Asif Ali in the series decider.

Looking at the current form, all-rounder Faheem Ashraf will bat up the order. Note, the final T20I is about to start in less than an hour.

Pakistan’s expected XI: 

Babar Azam (capt), Haider Ali, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Mohammad Nawaz, Faheem Ashraf, Usman Qadir, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Hasan Ali, Zahid Mehmood

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