Karachi: Historic Moments: In the Test being played between Pakistan and South Africa in Karachi after 14 years, South Africa has decided to bat first after winning the toss.
According to details, the first match of the two-match Test series between Pakistan and South Africa is being played today at the National Stadium in Karachi, where the visiting team South Africa has decided to bat first after winning the toss.
After the toss, the captain of the national cricket team Babar Azam told the media that we also had a plan to win the toss and bat in the historic Test match, South Africa is a strong opponent, will play according to the plan. Babar Azam said that the big team came to Pakistan. Yes, they are very excited, they will play well, he said, adding that neither side should be taken lightly.
Talking to the media, captain Babar Azam said that spinners Noman Ali and Imran Butt are making their debut today.
In the video released on social media, the video of giving test caps to both the players is going viral, in which batting coach Younis Khan is giving green caps to opener Imran Butt while spinner Noman Ali was given test caps by Yasir Shah.
It may be recalled that both the teams had last met in Karachi in 2007 in which the visiting team was bowled out for 160 runs while the second Test match of the series was played in Lahore which ended without any result.