Return of Pakistani Batsman Hafeez and Left-arm fast bowler Wahab Riaz makes the Pakistani squad stronger than Australia.
Pakistan knows the conditions very well of Dubai International Stadium, how the red ball behaves on this types of pitches.
Australia after losing Warner and steve smith Australian team has 3-4 experienced players only.
Australia- Aaron Finch, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Mitchell Marsh, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Tim Paine (c & wk), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Peter Siddle, Jon Holland, Ashton Agar, Brendan Doggett, Michael Neser, Matt Renshaw
Pakistan- Mohammad Hafeez, Imam-ul-Haq, Azhar Ali, Asad Shafiq, Haris Sohail, Babar Azam, Sarfraz Ahmed (c & wk), Yasir Shah, Bilal Asif, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Abbas, Fakhar Zaman, Shadab Khan, Usman Salahuddin, Hasan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Mir Hamza, Mohammad Rizwan