CRICKET

Sharjah : Australia Beat Pakistan By 8 Wickets , Take 1-0 Lead

Australia beat Pakistan by eight wickets in the first One Day International to take 1-0 lead in five match series at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

PTV Sports telecast the match Live.

Earlier, Pakistan Captain Shoaib Malik won the toss elected to bat first.

Middle order batsman Haris Sohail scored century as pakistan posted a total of 280 runs for the loss of five wickets in 50 overs.

In reply Australia achieved the 281-run target for the loss of just two wickets in 49 overs.

Aaron Finch was declared Man of the Match.

The second Match of the series will be played on Sunday.