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LONDON (Web Desk) – The 1st Test match between Pakistan and England cricket series will be played on on tomorrow (Thursday) at Lord’s cricket stadium.

Mohammad Hafeez will open the innings for Pakistan, along with young Shan Masood, in the first Test match. The pace attack will be led by Mohammad Aamir, Rahat Ali, Imran Khan and Wahab Riaz, while Yasir Shah will be Pakistan’s only spinner in the opening match.

The match will be begun at 3pm Pakistan Standard Time (PST) and 12pm at British Standard Time (BST).

PTV Sports and Ten Sports will broadcast entire matches live of this tour in Pakistan and UAE respectively.

While Willow TV will have rights for the live coverage in England. However, the other TV Channels like Star Sports, ESPN Sports, Super Sports, Sky Sports & Fox Sports might be broadcast live matches.

The series is comprising of four Tests, five ODIs and a T-20 match.

Misbah ul Haq will lead the national test team in the Test series while Azhar Ali and Sarfraz Ahmed will captain the teams in ODIs and Twenty20.

The series is comprising of four Tests, five ODIs and a T-20 match.

Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez, Shan Masood, Azhar Ali, Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq (capt), Asad Shafiq, Sarfraz Ahmed (wkt), Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Sohail Khan, Yasir Shah, Rahat Ali.

England: Alastair Cook (capt), Alex Hales, Joe Root, James Vince, Gary Ballance, Jonny Bairstow (wkt), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Stuart Broad, Steven Finn, Jake Ball.

Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena (SRI), Joel Wilson (WIS), TV umpire: Rod Tucker (AUS)

Match referee: Richie Richardson (WIS).