Pakistan beat Cricket Australia XI by 196-run in ODI warm up match

10:49 AM | 10 Jan, 2017
Pakistan beat Cricket Australia XI by 196-run in ODI warm up match
BRISBANE - Pakistan thrashed Cricket Australia XI by 196 runs in the first ODI practice match today (Tuesday) at Allan Border Field in Brisbane.

Babar Azam scored 98 runs off 113 balls, while opener Sharjeel Khan 62 (39) and Umar Akmal 54 (39) half-century helped Pakistan to set a 335 runs massive target for Cricket Australia. Shoaib Malik also played a crucial inning at the end, scoring 49 runs.

Hassan Ali took three wickets while Shoaib Malik and Imad Wasim took two wickets each.

Earlier, Cricket Australia XI won the toss and elected to bowl first. The visitors set a huge total of 335 runs out of seven wickets in allotted 50 overs. In reply, the hosts were bowled out at 138 in just 32 overs.

CXI Team Squad: Travis Dean, Will Pucovski, Sam Raphael, William Bosisto (c), Jason Sangha, Josh Inglis (wk), Clint Hinchcliffe, Will Sutherland, Cameron Green, Henry Thornton, Riley Meredith.

PAK Team Squad: Asad Shafiq, Sharjeel Khan, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Umar Akmal, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Imad Wasim, Mohammad Nawaz, Azhar Ali (c), Hasan Ali, Rahat Ali.

The first ODI between Pakistan and Australia will be played on Friday, January 13.

The author is working as Editor Digital Media for Daily Pakistan and can be reached @ItsSarfrazAli.


PKR exchange rate to US dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 21 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 21, 2024 (Wednesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.6 for buying and 282.4 for selling.

Euro comes down to 300 for buying and 303 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.15 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 21 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.6 282.4
Euro EUR 300 303
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 354
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.15 76.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.35 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.32 751.32
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.41 911.41
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 725.96 733.96
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 316.9 319.4
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08


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